From the sports’ archives: 40 years ago

Golf: Playing over Edzell course last Sunday Mr Jim Bruce of Netherton Joinery (who had just returned from a holiday in USA with his wife) had his first hole-in-one (the 184-yard 17th). Mr Bruce was accompanied by Ian Fotheringham, J. E. Birse and R. Law.

Squash Brechin v North Fife
Brechin Squash Club opened the winter session with a victory over North Fife on Friday, October 15. Playing at home (Kintrockat House squash court) the team did well with Brechin’s No. 1 string, Alan Campbell, winning a hard fought game. Results were(Brechin players first): A. Campbell beat R. Scott 3-1; R. Evans beat G. Alexander 3-0; D. Reid beat K. Smith 3-0; J. Strachan beat F. Ritche 3-2; D. Greaves lost to D. Webster 1-3.