30 YEARS AGO
A group of toddlers saw their hopes of Easter fun ruined when the local grants area committee turned down their group’s request for cash and, to add insult to injury, a local councillor accused them of greed.
A Rutherglen man who had a miracle escape from death when he was in the path of an oncoming train was recovering in hospital after having his foot amputated.
High demand from senior citizens for a home on a Cambuslang sheltered housing scheme looked set to be in vain due to the high demand.
An angry row took place over planning permission being refused for a Croftfoot pub/ restaurant.
Dampness in Toryglen council houses was reaching record levels.