20 YEARS AGO
Detectives investigating the murder of a Toryglen man in a bar denied that his death was anything to do with drug-dealing.
A last minute decision by South Lanarkshire licensing board scuppered plans to impose uniform opening hours on pubs in Rutherglen and Cambuslang, with publicans worried they would face an added expense of re-applying for an extension of permitted hours.
One councillor in Rutherglen or Cambuslang was facing the chop, as the area committee prepared to submit its boundary change recommendation.
Rumours continued that Burnhill Sports Centre could close.
The future Mothers in Lightburn expressed concerns over a lack of leisure facilities for their children.