10 YEARS AGO

Rutherglen Reformer - - Memory Lane -

Two sick yobs at­tacked a wheekchair-bound man in a Ruther­glen street in broad day­light be­fore mak­ing off with the vic­tim’s wal­let and a three­fig­ure sum of money. Cops called the crime‘dis­gust­ing’.

Cam­bus­lang’s Sum­mer­fest event lifted an award at Glas­gow City Cham­bers, winning the Com­mu­nity Spirit prize and a cheque for £3000.

Whit­law­burn was in line for a £14 mil­lion facelift if plan­ning con­sent was given to 100 new homes in the area.

A Ruther­glen man told how he had writ­ten his first novel de­spite suf­fer­ing from the read­ing and writ­ing dis­or­der dys­lexia.

A new sewer sys­tem was be­ing built in a Ruther­glen area in an at­tempt to al­le­vi­ate the flood­ing risk to 11 lo­cal families.

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