10 YEARS AGO
A man’s bid to rob a popular bookmakers in Springhall was foiled after staff recognised him straight away as a regular gambler, forcing him to make a quick departure.
The council’s bin pick-up policy came under fierce attack in the Rutherglen and Cambuslang areas, with one resident told he wouldn’t have his bin uplifted while he was away on holiday.
Glencairn took the first steps towards leaving their Southcroft home, after they applied for planning permission to demolish their social club and build a new one.
A local woman was going to incredible lengths to raise money for a sight-saving charity - she was taking part in a bike ride in India.
The Salvation Army building in Cambuslang was closed.