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Rutherglen stores reported an increase of 20 per cent in trade, lifting it ahead of the previous year’s Christmas sales, with sweets and toys like Transformers responsible.
A man was charged after a hit and run accident on Mill Street left a 53-year-old man in hospital with a broken collarbone.
Homeowners in Rutherglen’s Farme Cross area were told the major repair scheme they were expecting in January might not go ahead.
Parents of children at St Bride’s primary school in Cambuslang claimed that nearby building work was affecting the kids in their lessons.
Rutherglen Community Council was set to join forces with its Toryglen equivalent to fight for a second community bus.