30 years ago

Talks taking place could lead to Edzell Golf Club buying their course from the Earl of Dalhousie. Discussions have been progressing between the club and estate for about 18 months. Although a price of about £360,000 has been rumoured for the 100 acres, this figure was denied by club officials. It is also understood the course will not be put on the market if negotiations break down. The club presently pays rental to Dalhousie estate for the ground.

Young Carrie-Ann McNally is the toast of darts players the length and breadth of the country. Carrie-Ann (15) has won the UK finals of the National Association of Youth Club’s Darts Championship at Nottingham.