30 YEARS AGO
Hallside was set to receive a cash boost from the European Community, which was the first financial help they had been offered in the previous two years. A Rutherglen family told of their relief after hearing that relatives caught up in the Mexico City earthquake disaster had escaped unhurt.
A Cathkin woman was set to take part in a jail break - but it was for a good cause as she was trying to complete a challenge for charity.
Halfway parents told of their fears for their young daughter as there was a gaping hole in their living room.
A 12-man parachute team were readying themselves for their challenge. They would jump out of a plane at 2500 feet for Rutherglen Maternity.