20 YEARS AGO
Despite numerous objections and a petition signed by over 558 local people, planners at South Lanarkshire Council gave Doonin Plant Ltd permission to operate Bardykes Bing as an infill site.
Landemer Day was given a boost when organisers received a cash grant from South Lanarkshire Council.
A Fernhill chef was on top of the world after winning a culinary competition at the SECC, despite being the youngest of the 24 entrants.
Taxi drivers hit out at a move to licence 40 cabs in Rutherglen and Cambuslang, claiming it would lead to far too many taxis in the area.
There were calls to crack down on vandalism in Whitlawburn after several graffiti incidents.