30 YEARS AGO
Scrooge councillors were set to hit Rutherglen and Cambuslang’s 13,000 council house tenants with a double-barrelled rents rise - a month early.
Widespread opposition to the Bardykes dump plan gathered pace as district council officials came under attack from all sides at a public meeting.
A talented Spittal youngster was thrilled after winning a colouring competition organised by the local bus company, earning a trip around the local depot.
Legal action was set to be taken against a building firm at the centre of a bitter housing storm in Toryglen, after a planning investigation revealed serious design faults in a luxury estate.
Rutherglen Old Parish Church unveiled their new £180,000 church hall.