Commonwealth greetings

The Queen's Baton received a warm welcome during its visit to Male, in Maldives, on Monday 21 October 2013.
The Queen's Baton received a warm welcome during its visit to Male, in Maldives, on Monday 21 October 2013.

As the 2014 Commonwealth Games Queen’s Baton Relay makes its way across the world, Angus has received a message of support from the Maldives.

The country is Angus Council’s twin team and is the fifth country to be visited during the Asian leg of the baton’s journey, which will come to Angus on June 28 next year. Chair of the Angus Games Steering Group, Councillor Jeanette Gaul said: “I’m delighted to receive this message of support from the Maldives. It’s an exciting time and we’re looking forward to the Relay coming to Angus in June 2014.”