50 years ago

Swimming: At the monthly meeting of Montrose and District Education Sub committee it was intimated that 540 swimming certificates had been awarded during the 1962-63 season, comprising 408 to Montrose schools, 54 to rural schools and 78 to Brechin schools.

Golf: Drew Robertson, Edzell, had rounds of 70 and 71 to win the Goodchild Cup at Edzell Golf Club open meeting from an entry of 80. Second was J. B. Webster, Edzell, 75, 75-150. In the handicap section the Gellatly Cup went to W. D. Ramsay, Carnoustie (6), 74, 68-142. Best single scratch round, E. Falconer 75 and single handicap round, R. S. M. Milne (12) 66. Mrs J. S. T. Forbes, captain of the ladies club, presented the prizes.