30 YEARS AGO
An 11-year-old Cambuslang girl was awarded the Save the Children Fund’s highest honour, the Princess Anne Award, recognising her efforts in raising nearly £300 for the charity through various events and ideas - including a celebrity recipe book.
The man who had raped a Castlemilk woman in broad daylight was still at large, leading cops to suspect that he was being shielded by someone.
Rutherglen holidaymakers fell foul of a lightning bus strike, causing chaos during the Glasgow Fair.
A murder trial over the death of a Cambuslang men saw a group of men guilty of assault but not homicide.
A Rutherglen butcher won a prize for having the best kept shop in Glasgow.