10 YEARS AGO
Rutherglen Post Office was set to close after Royal Mail announced that it would become a franchise in a decision that left customers and staff furious- especially after staff learned about the plans by accident.
Concerns were raised by local doctors about the amount of people in Cambuslang and Rutherglen who were making appointments and then never showing up.
Plans for a new Calderwood Primary were approved as part of council plans to modernise every school in the area.
Angry opponents of the newly merged Cathkin and Rutherglen High schools hit out at the council, and accused them of going back on their word.
Strike action was averted at the Grampian food outlet.