Rutherglen business park in line for £4.2m expansion

A new business park in Rutherglen is set for expansion in a move that could create a further 80 jobs at the site.

Scape Group said there was a shortage of skilled workers such as bricklayers. Picture: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images

Construction skills shortage ‘at breaking point’

The skills shortage in construction is “at breaking point”, but simple steps such as introducing apprenticeships could help improve the situation, new research has found.

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The site for Rutherglen Links Business Park. Picture: Contributed

Rutherglen business park lands first deal

A new business park that could generate up to 100 jobs for Rutherglen and the local area today unveiled the sale of the site’s first and largest plot.

The attempted robbery took place at Cairnswell Avenue. Picture: Google

Elderly couple attacked in ‘terrifying robbery’

TWO men have attacked an elderly couple in their own home in a “terrifying” robbery bid.

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