10 YEARS AGO
Rutherglen and Cambuslang were turned into ghost towns for the day as council workers staged a one day strike over proposed pension changes, meaning pupils were locked out of schools and bins were unemptied.
Residents in Fernhill warned those involved in the regeneration of the area that they wouldn’t accept any more flats in the scheme.
Rutherglen’s public toilet in King Street was set to finally open - nine months later than originally scheduled.
Workers at Rutherglen Community Centre were aiming to set up a new youth club, and they were seeking volunteers to help them out.
King’s Park athlete Lee McConnell won a bronze medal at the Commonwealth Games.