From the sports’ archives: 30 years ago

Football: Brechin F.P.’s 3, Laurencekirk Royals 1.
Brechin F.P.’s won through to the semi-finals of the Scott trophy with a convincing 3-1 win over Royals. Billy Lumsden scored with a low drive after 18 minutes. Laurencekirk equalised 10 minutes later. Brechin regained the lead after 32 minutes when Ian Hill headed in a Frost free-kick. The scoring was completed after 63 minutes when Norman Ross hooked the ball over the Royals’ ‘keeper.

Football: Brechin Harp 2, Rancel A 1.
This was a very close game with the Harp going into a two goal lead after 20 minutes but slack defensive play let Rancel score just before half-time. The second half saw both teams miss chances.