40 years ago

Football: Douglas Low and Thomas Aitken of Brechin (George, Cant, reserve) were in the Angus team which fell 2-0 in the final of the Scottish Police Cup, played at Links Park.

Golf: Angus County Golf Association’s junior, individual and team championships were played at Edzell on Saturday. The blustery wind made for high scoring. O. M. Taylor, Montrose Mercantile, A. Brown, Carnoustie and A. Webster, Edzell tied for first place with 78 necessitating a replay.

Football: Brechin City, seeking a replacement for McEwan, have signed Jed Reilly, ex-Dundee United, who was reluctantly released by Inverness Thistle because of travelling difficulties.