Rutherglen Reformer
TypeLocal Weekly Newspaper
OwnerReach plc (trading as Scottish & Universal Newspapers Ltd)
EditorJohn Rowbotham
Chief ReporterKenny Smith
Editorial AssistantMargaret Shaw
HeadquartersHamilton, South Lanarkshire

The Rutherglen Reformer is a newspaper covering the Royal Burgh of Rutherglen, South Lanarkshire, a former Glasgow City Council area. It was established in 1875.[1][2]

The paper is now owned by Reach plc and is printed weekly at the Press Buildings in Hamilton.[3]


  1. ^ MacDougall, Ian (2013). Voices of Scottish Journalists. Birlinn. ISBN 9780857906137.
  2. ^ Dixon, Diana (1984). "The Provincial Press: A Decade of Writings, 1972-1981". Victorian Periodicals Review. Johns Hopkins University Press (subscription required). 17 (3): 106. JSTOR 20082119.
  3. ^ Contact Us Rutherglen Reformer