From the sports’ archives: 40 years ago

Football: Brechin Vics 2, Arbroath Vics 1.
Hutcheon’s own goal put Brechin ahead in 35 minutes. Arbroath were the livelier team thereafter but it was 85 minutes before Brennan equalised. Munro’s break-away goal in the last minute of the game gave the homesters the points.

Curling: Dalhousie Ladies’ Curling Club have won the Royal Caledonian Curling Club’s Henderson-Bishop Championship. They beat Inverness Ice Rink Ladies’ team in the final. The winning team was Mrs Jean Craik, Mrs Elsie Robertson, Mrs Marion Inglis and Mar Marie Morrison (Skip).

Golf: At the annual meeting of Brechin Golf Club, it was revealed that work on the extension of the club house is hoped to start shortly.