Olympic schools event

Children from across the Brechin area will join together for the Olympics and the Torch coming through Brechin.

The event at Brechin Cricket ground, will run from June 12 to June 14, with 300 pupils attending each day. Each school attending the days event will represent an Olympic country and will take part in an opening ceremony and parade, sing national anthems and put on a display of flags, torches and banners.

The children will then take part in sports events and activities before finishing the day with a medal presentation.