10 YEARS AGO
Rutherglen residents were left raging after the town’s Christmas lights switch on turned into a farce, with not even a microphone to be had, while other Council areas such as Hamilton enjoyed a packed programme of events.
Rutherglen locals voiced their fears regarding the council’s failure to properly grit local icy roads, with a new policy meaning that quiet rural and residential roads would not be covered.
A King’s Park woman who was also Miss Scotland was set for a dream trip to South Africa to compete for the Miss World title.
A blunder by a Cambuslang restaurant left a young woman’s plans for her 21st in tatters - after they doubled booked the venue.
ASDA launched a new initiative aimed at tackling youth disorder within the community.