From the archives: 30 years ago

Inveresk community council is to write to Tayside Regional Council asking for improvements to edzell sewage works to be brought forward in the list of priorities. The Tay River purification board is also to be asked for a report on the present state of the village sewage system, which is considered inadequate and is restricting housing development.

Following a tour of the Anglia Canners factory last Friday, and an inspection of the newly completed syrup room, Mr Peter Fraser MP, praised the company for their continued investment in plant and machinery at the Brechin factory., a policy which led to a consolidation of jobs for their 125 regular workers and the extra 240 employed during the busy fruit canning season.