30 YEARS AGO
Porters at Rutherglen Maternity Hospital were making a killing from back door sales of syringes to drug users - and the syringes were infected with diseases ranging from AIDS to hepatitis b to malaria
Cambuslang traders rallied round to help the unemployed in the town by offering them special discounts.
Furious Fernhill residents slammed the district council for their furnished flat policy.
Construction giants Laing were to be hauled in front of Glasgow District Council over their actions in an estate on Burnside Road, as they had“trampled”over planning rules and regulations.
Cathkin, Springhall and Whitlawburn Community Council approved plans for a credit union in the area to help ease debt.