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Cricket: Geoff Wilkins, who has been professional with Brechin Cricket Club for the past six seasons is leaving at the end of this season.

Football: Brechin City have signed David Hunter, a 21-year-old Fife junior. Last season Hunter, playing centre forward for Rosyth Juveniles, was top goal scorer in the league with 72 goals. He signed junior for St. Andrews United at the end of the season.
Brechin, who are all-out to climb the league tale next season, still need a left winger. 
They will try out two in their trail game on August 3.

Football: In a final attempt to boost their “kitty” before the new season starts Brechin City are to hold a sports carnival at Glebe Park on August 7.