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Michelle Thom, aged six, daughter of Brechin’s Town Clerk, won the Children’s Cup for wild flowers at Hillside Flower Show last Saturday. The show was opened by Sir Norman Renny-Tailyour. Michelle present Lady Renny-Tailyour with a bouquet. 
Mr Derver, Brechin, was runner-up for the Dahlia and Chrysanthemum Cup. Mrs Derver had a certificate of merit in the floral art section, with third for ‘Miniature’, first for ‘Silver Wedding’, first for ‘Poems’ and second for ‘Garden and Hedgerow’.

Kincardenshire Planning Committee has agreed to seek permission from the Secretary of State for a site for 120 caravans with associated amenities in Glenesk, near the Burn.