In brief

Concert for Barry Church

MEMBERS of Dundee Strathspey and Reel Society are busy rehearsing for their next concert which will take place in the Station Hotel, Carnoustie, to raise funds for Barry Church.

The special guest will be Layla Brown, from Arbroath, who recently won several awards at the annual Arbroath Musical Festival including the Elizabeth Gordon Singers’ Vocal Scholarship, Gold Medal for Scottish Songs, Arbroath Burns Club Award for Burns Songs and the Archie Briggs Trophy for lieder.

The show is next Saturday, March 24, at 7.30 pm. Tickets are £8 including stovies and can be bought from Shirley Muirison, telephone 01241 410062.

Express stop

A RESTAURANT chain say they are in the early stages of looking at available retail units in Broughty Ferry.

Pizza Express is rumoured to be looking at the waiting room at station house at the train station.

The transport hub is currently being redeveloped.