40 years ago

Football: Brechin Victoria, 5; West End, 1.
A header from Beedie was held at the post by Martin, but after 12 minutes’ play Vics were ahead. Stott hit the bar then beat Martin from 12 yards. Seven minutes later Beedie scored with a Stott thorough ball and in 22 minutes he took another opportunist goal. In the second half Chisholm and Boath scored for the homesters. D. Allardice netted a consolation goal for West End.

Bowls: G. H. Keil and D. Duncan had a runaway win in the final of the Edzell Bowling Club’s pairs tournament. They beat A. F. Gray and J. M. Roberts 27-3. In the semi-finals Keil and Duncan beat Mrs Annandale and J. Crighton 19-10 and Gray and Roberts beat Mr and Mrs A. C White 16-8.