Thugs ran amok smashing windows at a community hub just metres away from Cumbernauld police station.
Staff at the Muirfield Centre turned up for work on Monday morning to discover the damage.
A total of six windows were smashed at the centre’s nursery and the headquarters of two other goodwill organisation were targeted between noon on Saturday and Monday morning. Children had to be moved to other rooms and some adult groups were cancelled.
Irene Watters of Cumbernauld and Kilsyth Nursery said: “I was just so shocked when I saw it.’’
Police are now investigating.
For more see this week’s edition of the Cumbernauld News & Kilsyth Chronicle.