50 years ago

The warmth and sunshine of the past week or two have emboldened the City Band to announce that they will play a programme of music in the Bandstand in the Public Park on Monday evening. The Bandstand was recently repaired and provided with a vandal defying concrete floor with money left by the last Provost Mitchell.

The preliminary rounds of Angus County Boy Scouts’ flag competition where held over the weekend and for the sixth year in succession 1st Brechin was one of the six teams to qualify for the final. The Brechin team who took part in the competition were P.L. Ian Stoddart, Second George Sherritt, Timothy Davis, Malcolm Leiper, John Durie, Allan Stewart , Tom Gilmarten and Ronald Hetherington.