30 YEARS AGO
A Toryglen teenager died after being stabbed on Glasgow’s Sauchiehall Street after trying to walk to hospital instead of calling for an ambulance.
Plans were drawn up for a much-needed £340,000 revamp of Rutherglen Swimming Pool on Greenhill Road.
A sheltered housing initiative in Rutherglen finally got the thumbs up after a delay of six years.
A pensioners group were on the verge of being forced out of their hall by vandals who kept breaking in and pulling off roof tiles.
The Salvation Army were launching a campaign to raise £100,000 towards the building of new premises in the local district.
Castlemilk residents travelled all the way to London to protest at the proposed cuts to services in the scheme.