30 years ago

Angus Policy and Resources Committee has approved the modernisation of 30 houses at Drumachlie Loan and Drumachlie Park at a total estimated coast of £265,042. The estimate comprises a tender of £239,545 from J.P. Hill and Co., Forfar, fees and supervision of £21,800 and a tender for removal of tenants’ effects of £3,697.

The Brechin Railway Preservation Society and the Caledonain Railway (Brechin) held the first of their steam days at the Railway Station on Sunday, July 24. Following the great success of the recent gala weekend - it brought in £1,500 - it was decided to run ‘steam days’ at intervals during the summer.