30 YEARS AGO
The Hoover workforce in Cambuslang were hailed as the “saviours”of the entire UK operation of the company, after they produced their one millionth Turbopower upright.
A massive £1.5million project to reduce heating costs in more than 7000 council homes in Rutherglen and Cambuslang was set to get underway.
Rutherglen Housing Association opened up their lists and had 31 flats to let in the Rutherglen area.
The Fernhill Majorettes decided to disband and donated their funds to Yorkhill Children’s hospital.
Glencairn beat East Kilbride 2-1, thanks to a late winner, in a stormy West of Scotland Cup tie that featured two red cards and five bookings.