30 YEARS AGO
American bosses at a Shawfield firm broke a strike with the ultimatum of“return to work or you’re sacked.”
Council house tenants in Cambuslang were set to be asked to support a rents increase boycott.
Controversial plans to lease 64 hard to let flats in Castlemilk to students were given a boost with the backing of the student union at Strathclyde University, despite fears that the plans would fall through.
Burst pipes brought misery to dozens of council tenants in Rutherglen and Cambuslang and housing chiefs were warned to try and prevent the problem.
Westburn Tenants Association instigated three new projects in the area that would employ at least 70 local people.