A police officer was scarred for life and another left with a broken hand after a weekend of violence in Cambuslang. Six people were arrested in two separate incidents which left the officers injured.
A Cambuslang man was convicted of downloading almost 15,000 indecent images of children. Vile Richard William Silver Smith was caught after his brave wife, June, discovered the pictures.
The owner of Harley’s Sky Bar in Rutherglen slammed the decision to hold a Rangers/ Celtic game on Hogmanay. Alex McDowall would eventually take the decision to close his bar on the day.
A summer of activities at Overtoun Park continued with the hugely successful Bark in the Park event. Cambuslang would hold theirs in October.