10 YEARS AGO
The Reformer revealed how fire officers had averted a potentially lethal gas explosion in Burnside completely by chance, as they had been at a pensioner’s home to give fire safety tips when they noticed the smell of gas.
Fifty new jobs had been created in Cambuslang as the second phase of plans to rejuvenate the town centre got underway.
A Toryglen tower block that had been featured around the world in a TV advert for Sony Bravia was demolished.
Rutherglen’s longest serving councillor Gretel Ross announced that she was to retire after 27 years,
The future of Cambuslang Public Park was set to be shaped by its users, as a community consultation took place to discuss improvements.