September 1981

Activities For The New Season

StreetsceneArdler Community Centre, Turnberry Avenue, Dundee
Welcomes new members
The activiities we will be offering this season are:-Pottery, Scottish Country Dancing, Ladies & Mens Keep-Fit, Yoga, Archery, Dressmaking, Weight-Training, Old-Tyme Dancing, Gymnastics, Tap-Dancing, Open-Door Club, Squash, Pre-School Playgroup, Brush Up Your English, Woman's Hour, Mother and Toddler Group, Arithmetic, Badminton.
Swimming Facilities at Lawside Pool.
Sauna and Solarium.

Mid-Week Gigs

Windmill Bar
Tonight - Dodge
Wednesday - Freewheelers
All musicians are welcome. Free Stovies.

Tayside Open Pool Competition

Singles Championships
One-day event at Kellyfield Hotel
Sunday 6th September 1981 at 11am.
1st Prize - £200 : 2nd Prize - £100 : 3rd Prize - £50 : 4th Prize - £50.
Entry fee: £5.
The best of three will be played to the semi-finals. Any pre-lims will be over the best three. Name and address and entry fee to:-
K. Usher, c/o Kellyfield Hotel, Drumgeith Road, Dundee by September 4th.

Motor Sale

For Sale - Ford Cortina, Mark II, 10 months' M.O.T, tax, new brakes and clutch fitted, recent respray, £195. Phone Dundee 44839.

Dundee Fortnight Hottest Since '75

This year's Dundee holiday fortnight was the hottest since 1975 according to figures released by Leuchars Met Office today.

Dundonians enjoyed 182.1 hours of sunshine in August compared with the normal of 151.7 hours. The hottest day? Wednesday 26th August when temperature's reached a max of 24.5 degrees centigrade (76.1f).

Dundee Man Admits Murdering His Wife

A Dundee man admitted murdering his wife when he appeared before Sheriff Cox at Dundee today. Peter Cameron Barron Robertson (52) a prisoner at Perth, was remitted to the High Court for sentence.

He admitted that on July 2 in a house occupied by him at 3, Moncur Crescent, Dundee, he murdered his wife Margaret Montgomery Smith or Maich or Robertson by compressing her throat with his hands, strangling and murdering her.

Robertson also admitted that on July 4 at Tesco Stores Ltd, Wellgate, Dundee he fraudulently uplifted wages due to her and on July 8 at Leeds Permanent Building Society, Reform Street, Dundee, uttered as genuine a withdrawal slip for £2913 to be paid from his wife's account and received the money.

Entertainment for O.A.Ps

Musician wanted for O.A.P's club for Thursday afternoon, 2.30pm to 4pm. Small fee. Phone Dundee 60308 after 5pm.

Holiday Accomodation

Blackpool Illuminations - £7 Monday to Friday, flats special. Phone evenings Mr Johnson 0253 729813.

Madness Tickets On Sale

Madness are coming to Dundee's
Caird Hall
Monday October 12
Tickets on sale this Saturday September 5 at the Box Office.

Gaelic Tuition

1314 Club, 34, Commercial Street, Dundee.
Learn Gaelic this winter.
Enrol Wednesday September 2nd 7pm - 9pm and Sunday September 6th 4pm - 5pm.
Non-member welcome.
Phone 814968.