20 YEARS AGO

Rutherglen Reformer - - Memory Lane -

A young Ruther­glen air­man who had died 50 years pre­vi­ously was hon­oured by the French af­ter a painstak­ing search by a Scot­tish cou­ple liv­ing in Eng­land to find his rel­a­tives.

Health chiefs de­manded ac­tion over sev­eral con­cerns raised in a re­port of two Ruther­glen nurs­ing homes.

A brave de­liv­ery man fought off a vi­cious at­tacker who had lunged at him with a bro­ken bot­tle while he was do­ing his rounds.

Mid­wives gave a heart­felt vote of thanks to lo­cals as they de­liv­ered a speech to a com­mu­nity group bat­tling to save Ruther­glen Ma­ter­nity Hos­pi­tal.

Cam­bus­lang Rangers suf­fered a heart­break­ing 3-1 de­feat to Peter­shill, con­ced­ing three goals in the last seven min­utes.

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