Merry Christmas to our readers and contributors

Once again we wish all the readers of our sports pages the very best for the festive season.

We also wish to express our gratitude to our correspondents in all sports for keeping us supplied with reports.

Without your efforts our sports coverage would be sparse indeed!

If you are a sports group around Kincardine and Mearns and want to know how to feature your team or sport in the Mearns Leader and Kincardineshire Observer e-mail news@mearnsleader.com or phone 01569 762859 to speak to our news team.