30 YEARS AGO
Plans for an exciting new indoor shopping mall brought a major business boost to Rutherglen, with the £250,000 mall set to bring 60 small stores into the area.
A young Cambuslang girl was being deprived of her hearing at the end of every day, because the special aid she used to hear with had to stay behind on school premises.
Hopes of turning a disused hall into a centre for the disabled and elderly were dashed thanks to Government cuts.
Plans were afoot to convert the old manse in Rutherglen Old Parish Church into a nursing home.
Kirkhill golf club celebrated its 75th anniversary with a starstudied pro-am, with most of the top 40 players on the‘Tartan tour’ competing.