30 YEARS AGO
There was a sickening Christmas surprise for 50 local people after they were made redundant by a carriers company based in Shawfield.
A local mum hit out after over a year had passed without the district council carrying out emergency repairs to her verrandah door, despite a new door being delivered to her house six months previously.
A former Castlemilk man was helping to put trains in the picture, as he’d become British Rail’s official photographer.
Private motorists were blamed for the congestion at the Kirkwood Street taxi rank, according to the latest community council meeting.
Cambuslang Rangers suffered their worst defeat of the season, after being thrashed 8-2 by Shettleston.