30 YEARS AGO
Villagers in Hallside were planning a special Christmas present for their landlord - a rent strike over their homes not being up to standard.
A Cambuslang family had been living for two months without a hot water supply in their Eastfield home because of council bungles.
A Whitlawburn woman’s house was completely ruined after a sewage pipe burst, sending the contents up through the floorboards and plumbing systems into her home.
Cambuslang Housing Department pulled out all the stops to make sure that a homeless Rutherglen couple had somewhere to stay over Christmas.
Galts florist shop on Farmeloan Road reopened its main shop after six months away.