20 YEARS AGO
Halfway councillor and Labour party stalwart Andy McGowan announced he was standing down due to health reasons, in a move that left party colleagues reeling.
A Westburn shop owner hit out after he sold his shop due to suffering 16 years of racist abuse.
The Scotland Against Drugs campaign warned that time was running out if Westburn was still wanting cash for a vital new youth initiative.
The Reformer told how a sales clerkess at Greggs in Rutherglen had travelled down to Manchester to see her music idol Barry Manilow in concert - having seen the crooner 80 times before.
Cambuslang Rangers crashed out of the League Cup at the first hurdle, losing 2-1 at home to Neilston.