Excited cries rang through the night as 1st Monifieth Boys’ Brigade was unveiled as the 2016 winner of The Courier’s minibus competition.

Weeks of intensive collecting saw 185 groups collect almost 200,000 tokens from the pages of the newspaper.

That gave editor Richard Neville 3,500 individual entries to make a random draw from, with the group – and the wider Monifieth community – the lucky beneficiaries.