Hundreds of people descended on the Cambuslang Institute on Saturday, to see a special celebration of the town’s proud history.
Following the success of the partnership between South Lanarkshire Council and the Friends of Cambuslang Park in securing the renovation of the park, the Friends made an application to the Heritage Lottery Fund for a grant to celebrate the wider Cambuslang area.
They were successful and were awarded £56,000, which led to the creation of the Cambuslang Heritage Group.
Their work was presented to the public on Saturday, May 16, in the Institute.
Norman Rae, who has been heavily involved with the study, was delighted with the day went.
He said: “We were delighted with the way the day went, and the huge attendance was very unexpected. The caretaker said that for this type of thing, he had never seen as big a crowd as that.
“We’ve had lots of comments from people, which were all very positive - ranging from ‘Absolutely fabulous,’ to ‘I loved hearing the old stories,’ and we
These gents enjoyed looking back into the past of Cambuslang Rangers