20 YEARS AGO
Jobs were set to go at the already doomed Rutherglen Maternity Hospital, with a number of support services staff to lose their jobs.
A group of former St Brigid’s primary children were left in limbo as their appeals to attend Holyrood Secondary were turned down and they were told to attend John Bosco’s instead - despite it being further away.
Labour comfortably held onto the city council’s Toryglen seat in a by-election, winning with more than double the votes of their nearest challenger.
A young Rutherglen lad won gold in the Guardian Health British Transport Games.
Halfway residents claimed their kids health was at risk from the disgusting state of their back