30 YEARS AGO
Glorious sunshine brought tragedy as Rutherglen celebrated Landemer weekend, after a 14-year-old drowned in the deep water reservoir at Cathkin Braes.
Glasgow District Council were all set for a fight with Strathclyde Region over plans for the new Mill Street dual carriageway.
Local Castlemilk residents called a public meeting to voice their growing demands for a full health centre for the area.
The year’s Landemer Day was a huge success and plenty of families turned out for it, complete with crowning the newest Queen, fete events and featuring a parachute drop by the Red Barons aerial act
Glencairn finished off their league campaign with a flourish, beating Cumbernauld 4-1.