20 YEARS AGO
New test results on toxic waste were set to be used to discredit a BBC Frontline Scotland programme on chromium waste, as an argument raged over the danger levels in the area.
Fernhill youngsters hit back over allegations they were causing trouble in the area, and blamed the local authority for not providing any facilities for them.
A young Castlemilk girl was tragically killed in a road accident, while six people were injured in other road accidents in Rutherglen.
It was claimed an increasing number of locals were dicing with death by taking shortcuts across railway lines.
A Whitlawburn man claimed new speed bumps had wrecked the steering rack on his car.