The annual general meeting of Brechin Christian Aid Committee was held in Southesk Church Session Room on Monday, September 5, with the chairman, the Rev. J. P. R. Drysdale presiding. The audited accounts for the 1982/83 financial year were presented by the Treasure, Mr R. H. Milne, showing that a sum of £1,050, had been forward to Christian Aid in Edinburgh.
The Earl of Southesk was 90 on September 23. On the Thursday, the eve of his birthday, there was a very happy gathering at Kinnaird Castle when tenants and estate workers, were among the guests of the Earl and Countess. On their behalf a cheque was presented to the Earl.