North-east curlers enjoy n-ice conditions

By Gary Cruden

Published: 23/12/2009

MEMBERS of a 130-year-old outdoor curling club have thrown the first stones of their winter season.

Ballater Curling Club has records going as far back as 1880 and it is thought much of the equipment is equally old.

Vice-president Alistair Cassie, 64, of Monaltrie Crescent, said: “We got about five days last year where we could play and three this year, you can never tell.

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