From the sports’ archives: 30 years ago

Football: Brechin City manager Iain Fleming has signed Bobby Torrance, a midfield or attacking player, who was freed by Stirling Albion. Torrance, 25, has also played for Hibs and St. Mirren. He joined in City’s first training session.
Mr Fleming has provisionally arranged a game with Arbroath at Gayfield on July 12, and City will be away at Deveronvale, from the Highland League on August 4.

Golf: Mr A. Low and Mrs Pat Bissett, Brechin, who are members of the Edzell Golf Club, have won their first round match in the Johnnie walker Mixed Foursomes Championship. Mr Low and Mrs Bissett, with competition handicaps of 18 and 17, beat opponents from Downfield Club by five and four on Downfield Golf Course.