A local MP has urged parents in Forfar to check on their children's whereabouts amid a spate of recent disturbances caused by youths.
lochside leisure centre
The area around Forfar’s old leisure centre is becoming a magnet for youngsters gathering in groups up to 30-strong to drink and cause havoc.
Young firebugs are being blamed for a dramatic Forfar blaze which destroyed garages in the town on Tuesday night, engulfing a car within them.
Knocking down an empty leisure centre in Forfar could cost the cash-strapped Angus Council half a million pounds, council leader Iain Gaul has warned.