THEY'VE given escorts to the famous and do their bit to keep Glasgow's speeding drivers in check. 

However, today cops were on their guard for a rare reason when they guided the UK's largest wind turbine blade through the city. 


Officers from Glasgow escorted the 65 metre long part from the King George V Dock, on the River Clyde, to Crossdyke Windfarm, in Lockerbie. 

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The 75 mile journey down the M74 took place this morning and came less than 24 hours after Glaswegians were wowed by the sight of the 'Harry Potter' train.