THE CHAIRMAN of St Duthus FC, Niall Harkiss, attended the annual general meeting of the North Caledonian FA on Saturday, with the following outcomes.
1. We are pleased to report that St Duthus Football Club were today accepted as a new member of the North Caledonian FA.
2. The eight teams in this year's league competition will be Alness United, Invergordon, Golspie Sutherland, Halkirk United, Inverness Athletic (new team), Orkney, St Duthus and Thurso. Teams will play each other home and away throughout the season.
3. Three cups will be played for during the season. Orkney, Shetland and Lewis & Harris will only enter the Football Times Cup and the Jock Mackay Cup, but not the North Caledonian Cup. All other league teams and a new team, Lossiemouth (Res), will enter all three cups.
4. The league campaign will begin on Saturday, August 27th.
5. St Duthus have been handed the following cup draws for the 2016-17 season: