30 years ago

Football: Only two of the League matches scheduled to be played in Scotland came off and Brechin City’s home game against Hamilton Accies was one of those postponed because of a snow bound pitch.

Judo: The Mudanshakwai Judo Club of Montrose sand Brechin with only 20 senior members between them and 60 juniors carried off two gold and one bronze medal in the recent Region 3 finals. The finals were held in the new Montrose Sports Centre Teams from Tayside and Fife entered including several of the big city clubs.
Gordon Conney, from Brechin, won the under 86kg class and George Davidsion, also from Brechin, won the bronze in the under 78kg class.