30 YEARS AGO
An armed raider picked the wrong target when he went after a pub owner - as the publican went after the robber in a high-speed car chase.
The battle to save Shawfield Stadium from the bulldozers stepped up a gear after a 6000-signature petition was handed over, protesting at the decision.
Cambuslang’s Woolworths store was set to close in July because it “did not fall into line with the company image”.
The Cathkin Junior club that played host to around 150 children each week was forced to close, due to a lack of adult volunteers. There was a kind-hearted reaction from locals to an appeal for a body brace for a brave Fernhill youngster injured in a road accident.