30 YEARS AGO
Kingsbridge Drive residents were out in force to vent their anger at the first bus to drive down the street in a month after they were promised the route would be scrapped.
Complaints about windows leaking in 43 houses in the Lightburn area of Cambuslang flooded into the council.
An illegal market was found to be running in the former Rutherglen Co-op building, for the second time in as many months.
Rutherglen’s senior citizens action group slammed the government’s 40p rise in pension levels, branding it“insulting”.
More than 190 houses in Cairns were due to be included in a £8.3million modernisation programme, updating homes which had corrosion of metal rods in them.