30 YEARS AGO
Bungling Scottish Home officials were accused of condemning four Rutherglen families to a‘living Hell’, as a vital report went missing, which would delay proposals to demolish a building which was in a poor state.
Police were hunting a heartless thief who had robbed a Rutherglen widow on her 95th birthday, taking money she had saved for her funeral expenses.
A Cambuslang woman had a lucky escape - after a yacht and trailer slipped away from a car and nearly hit her.
Residents in Cambuslang’s Kyle Court were set for a brighter outlook thanks to a window replacement programme.
A job club in Castlemilk was celebrating another member finding work by having an open day.