10 YEARS AGO
The Reformer handed Post Office Ltd the names of over 1400 people who wanted to see Rutherglen’s Crown Post Office retained, as the battle to get bosses to reconsider selling the branch continued.
Festive shoppers returned to Rutherglen in droves, with some local shops reporting an 11 per cent sales increase over the festive period.
Cambuslang carer Isobel Allan was a welcome visitor to Buckingham Palace, as she picked up her MBE from Prince Charles.
It was the end of an era on Rutherglen Main Street as greengrocer Matt Coyle headed for retirement after more than 30 years on the Main Street.
Shops in Westburn Village were getting ready for a facelift after councillors gave the green light for a new retail development.