20 YEARS AGO
The Victoria NHS Trust stated that they would fight the proposed closure of Rutherglen Maternity Hospital“tooth and nail”, and asked for major community backing for their cause.
Five classrooms at Trinity High were destroyed by fire in a blaze that police believed had been started willfully.
A direct line phone service for people affected by the terrible flooding in Rutherglen and Cambuslang was set up by the district council, who also offered a free cleaning service.
Fraud squad officers launched an investigation into the finances of anti-crime group Safe Castlemilk.
Cambuslang Rangers slipped to a 4-2 defeat to Dunipace.