In this week’s edition...

In this week’s busy edition of the Forfar Dispatch and Kirriemuir Herald, we have our usual round-up of local news, events, sport and entertainment.

Glamis couple Jack Davies and Fiona Young are planning an expedition to the exotic climes of Madagascar to raise funds for Marie Curie Cancer Care; Angus Council reveals plans to sell the Forfar Court annexe to the Scottish Court Service; four local ladies take on a health and fitness challenge at Forfar’s Results Gym and national charity Pet Fostering Service Scotland is seeking local volunteers willing to open their homes to host animals on a temporary basis.

Fiona Young and partner with their bikes at home on Friday. They are off to Madagasker in October mext year.

Fiona Young and partner with their bikes at home on Friday. They are off to Madagasker in October mext year.

We also look forward to Kirrie’s annual pantomime, a special late night shopping event in Forfar and carry a special appeal regarding information about a member of a bomber crew killed in the Second World War.

In addition, we also have the latest happenings at Station Park and local sports clubs as well as our popular entertainment supplement The Guide.