30 YEARS AGO
Anger erupted in Cambuslang over the timing of a crucial public inquiry too decide the future of Morrison Park, one of the few green areas left in the town, as it was set to take place during the Glasgow fair holiday fortnight.
Two teenage brothers who set fire to a Rutherglen firm were standing watching it burn as the police and fire brigade arrived, a court heard.
Plans continued for a new BMX track in Rutherglen which would let young bikers ride around in safety.
Residents in Eastfield recruited the help of two local councillors as the row over weekend bus services being withdrawn continued.
Bankhead residents hit out over the fact a local bus service was changing its route nearly every day.