Rutherglen (Royal Burgh of Rutherglen) is a suburb of Glasgow. Its name is derived from An Ruadh Ghleann (Gaelic: "the red valley").
Local Attractions include the nearby Museum of Scottish Football at Hampden Park and the ruin of St. Mary's Parish Church around which the ancient Burgh was formed.
Famous Rutherglen residents
- Magnus Magnusson and his daughter Sally (TV presenters)
- Tom McGrath (playwright)
- Midge Ure (musician)
- Alistair Maclean (novelist)