20 YEARS AGO
British Telecom were holding up plans for emergency alarm systems in two Whitlawburn homes by refusing to install extra lines.
Hoover shop stewards were locked in talks with management over the company’s decision to axe over 150 temporary jobs at their Cambuslang plant.
Eastfield Community Centre was forced to close due to unsupervised animals, after it was revealed that two nearby billy goats posed a possible danger to the public.
Trespassers were warned over attempting to use a footpath from a children’s playground direct to the railway station, risking their lives.
Rutherglen cops had to deal with a flurry of weekend assaults.