10 YEARS AGO
Production was set to finally end at Cambuslang’s Hoover factory after nearly half a century, but workers still had no idea what was happening to their pension scheme, as the production line moved to China.
A young Rutherglen boy who needed a special frame to walk was left wheelchair-bound after sick yobs stole his walker.
Residents in a block of flats in Greenhill Court were up in arms over a lift that had been out of order since April.
Hydrant vandals were causing water supply problems across Rutherglen and Cambuslang, just as soaring temperatures arrived over the summer.
A new amusement arcade in Rutherglen Shopping Centre was given the go-ahead by South Lanarkshire Council.