From the sports’ archives: 40 years ago

Football: brechin vics 2; Elmwood 0.
Elmwood did well enough up to half-time but two opportunist goals, one in each half, gave Vics the point. The homesters took the lead in 15 minutes when Leitch cleverly nipped in between the keeper and centre-half to shoot into an empty net.

Golf: Peter Wilson, Montrose Mercantile, beat Billy Taylor two and one in the final of Angus County match play championship at Trinity on Sunday. These two teenagers were the youngest to contest the final.

Rally: Ian milne is a member of one of the two teams which the 55 Car Club will have competing in the international Scottish rally starting from Glasgow next Sunday and finishing at Aviemore.