40 years ago

The Tayside Health Board’s proposed policy with regard to Stracathro Hospital would entail the continuation of its use as a specialist hospital for some time to come.

At Hillside Show, Mr Tom Drever, Brechin, won the cup for dahlias and the Challenge Cup for most points for cut flowers. Mrs Drever was awarded two certificates of merit.

The money - totalling £117 - found in the cellars of the City Club premises in Southesk Street early in November last year has been awarded to Brechin City FC.

eDZELL gALA week opened at the weekend with a two day rally by the Strathmore Vintage Vehicle Club in connection with the Austin 7 Club. On Saturday there was a dance in the marquee when the first selection of gala queen finalists was made.