30 YEARS AGO

Rutherglen Reformer - - Memory Lane -

Lo­cal GP’s were about to de­clare a To­ry­glen neigh­bour­hood hous­ing scheme a no-go area, be­cause they felt that their cars were be­ing sin­gled out in the area as spe­cial tar­gets by thieves.

Glas­gow’s Lord Provost twice called in po­lice to re­move a Fern­hill coun­cil­lor from the City Cham­bers af­ter the coun­cil­lor twice chal­lenged coun­cil pol­icy.

The fate of a multi-mil­lion pound plan to cre­ate a shop­ping and leisure com­plex in Cam­bus­lang was in the hands of Scot­tish sec­re­tary Mal­colm Rifkind.

A coun­cil­lor an­grily slammed a de­ci­sion to freeze Cam­bus­lang’s coun­cil house wait­ing list for two years.

Glen­cairn stopped a run of de­feats with a 3-2 win over Forth Wan­der­ers.

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