Rutherglen Reformer - - Memory Lane -

An 11-year-old Fern­hill boy es­caped death by inches af­ter he be­came im­paled on a spike as he played hide and seek.

Sixty-year-old Syd­ney Smith of Whit­law­burn ,was pre­par­ing to com­pete in his 25th con­sec­u­tive marathon.

Fern­hill res­i­dents were stunned when asked to pay £280 for re­place­ment of two paving slabs.

A Cam­bus­lang woman was left to pay out hun­dreds of pounds to get her two dogs back af­ter war­dens kept pick­ing the pair up when they wan­dered off.

Cus­tomers at Asda To­ry­glen helped raise £1,700 for two mem­bers of staff who were head­ing to the 2007 Spe­cial Olympics.

Cam­bus­lang RFC got off to the worst pos­si­ble start to their sea­son with a 58-8 de­feat at home.

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