20 YEARS AGO
A rival council was getting ready to steal thousands of customers from East Kilbride in the war over parking charges. For bosses at North Lanrkshire fired a grim warning to their colleagues in SLC saying they were hammering a nail in their own coffin.
East Kilbride MP Adam Ingram was one of the big-name supporters of the News’ ‘Save our Ice Rink’campaign. Adam was joined by the likes of Ally McCoist, Dee Hepburn and Lorriane Kelly in the battle to save the popular ice rink in the town centre.