50 yeas ago

Bailie McKenzie complained about the condition of Convener’s Lane (between Airlie Street and Castle Street) and the Provost agreed that it was like a battleground and not safe in the dark. Mr Duncan explained that the Hydro-Board had taken it up to lay a high tension cable and that council had had it up to lay a water main. They would be jointly responsible for reinstatement.

Doctors and students from Stracathro Hospital, representing eight different countries, Northern, Eastern and Western Nigeria, Ghana, Canada, Norway, Kenya and Mauritius, were the guests of Brechin Rotary Club at their international night.