20 YEARS AGO
There was anger after South Lanarkshire Council ditched plans to restore Rutherglen Town Hall to its former glory, instead saying that it was“not feasible”to carry out the work required.
A bogus workman who had frightened two pensioners into giving him thousands of pounds was jailed for a year.
A group of Toryglen families claimed they were living in‘third world’conditions, thanks to teenage thugs who kept flooding the area by setting off fire hydrants.
District councillors gave the go-ahead for a luxury 91 home development at Hallside.
Residents of Clydeford Road and Monkcastle Drive in Cambuslang hit out over the area looking like a‘rubbish tip’.