20 YEARS AGO
A bitter war of words erupted between Castlemilk councillors and parents who saved Netherton Primary from closure, with the parents vowing that they’d never vote for the councillors again.
The son of the late Toryglen councillor Hugh McKenna accused the SNP of being“political vultures”who had been picking over his dead father’s bones by bad-mouthing his dad.
Hallside’s Renewable Energy Park was inaugurated, aiming to reclaim 80 acres of land at the former steelworks.
A Cambuslang mum feared she was going to have to split up her family because of poor housing conditions.
Campaigners celebrated South Lanarkshire Council rejecting plans for a superdump on Cathkin Braes.