From the archives: 40 years ago

Mr James Spankie had a capacity audience in the Nurses’ Home, Stracathro Hospital, when he opened the annual sale of work organised by the Hospital Amenities Club. This popular TV personality commended the work done by the Hospital and wished the Club all the success in raising money. 
Proceeds of the afternoon were £869.

A Shivery Divot Night is what the Brechin Scout Committee plan to have in the City Hall on November 27. It will have the same appeal as the successful Fun Night last year with a programme of music, laughter and good company. What is a Shivery Divot Night? All we will say is you can be sure of a warm welcome when you come along to find out.