30 YEARS AGO
A Cambuslang teenager drowned in a tragic accident in the Clyde as her frantic friends battled in vain to save her.
A Blairbeth family were in mourning when their 19-year-old son was killed when his motorbike hit a car.
Vandals put paid to plans to open a BMX club in the former tennis pavilion in Overtoun Park.
Rutherglen and Cambuslang CND hald their first informal meeting to discuss issues such as the Libyan crisis and Chernobyl.
A alternative local plan produced by pupils at Stonelaw High saw people asking for a new cinema, a library for Burnside and a traffic-free Main Street.
Greenhill Tenants Association took their first steps in the launch of an improvement campaign in Rutherglen.