The Lanarkshire Lieutenancy was once again delighted to be represented at the Lanark Lanimer Celebrations from 4th to 11th June 2023.

Lord Lieutenant Lady Haughey CBE attended the Kirkin of the Lord Cornet Elect Ross Fitzgerald in St Nicholas Parish Church on Sunday 4th June .

On the Monday night following the Perambulation of the Marches, recently appointed William Tennant DL, was on the platform at Lanark Cross for the Shifting of the Standard ceremony .

Vice Lord-Lieutenant Gavin Whitefield CBE DL took part in the Lanimer Day procession on Thursday 8th June which culminated in the crowning of the  Lanimer Queen Chloe Robertson by Mrs June Main . Finally at the Evening Spectacular at the Cross  Gavin had the honour of taking the Salute as the bands marched off bringing to an end a memorable and very successful Lanimer Day .

Over 700 people from schools and organisations took part in the procession which was a real highlight of the celebrations and Lanimer Committee Chairman , Kenny Lean, all his members and everyone involved in the arrangements should be extremely proud of delivering a spectacular procession and such an enjoyable week of celebrations .

Posted by Gavin Whitefield