Lanimer Court 2023 – Applications for Selection

Would your child like a chance to take a major roll in our historic celebrations in 2023?

Online application forms for the 2023 Lanimer Court have now been passed on to our local schools and have been issued to parents / guardians of all eligible pupil via emails and school apps.
All application forms should be completed by returned by 7pm on Saturday 31st December 2022

This year, the 2023 Lanimer Queen Elect** will be selected from P7 of Kirkfieldbank Primary School. 

The full allocation of court characters to schools is as follows;

  • P7 – 2 girls from each Primary School
  • S1 – 2 girls
  • P7 – Boys minimum of 1 from each school
  • S1-S4 Total of 7 Boys
  • P7 – Kirkfieldbank Primary ONLY – additional 3 girls – Lanimer Queen Elect** and Chief Maids
  • P2 – Kirkfieldbank Primary ONLY – 2 Page Boys

If your child is eligible for an application for next years court, but you have not received link to the online application form, please see the following links for details on how to apply;

1 – Lanimer Court General Conditions of Consent

2 – Lanimer Court Application form 2023

Please only submit an application if you believe your child is eligible.

Should you have any queries on the above or on any of the documentation issued from the schools, please email;

**Applicants for the Lanimer Queens role MUST live within a boundary from 3 miles of the front door of St Nicholas Parish Church, an approximate illustration of this boundary can be viewed HERE.

ALL addresses for applications for the 2023 Lanimer Queen role will be checked against this boundary.

Lanimer Equestrian Events Registration 2022

To ensure that the Lord Cornets’ Club can effectively manage the safety of all riders during the 2022 Lanimer Week Equestrian Events – it is a mandatory requirement that ALL riders are registered with the Club and that they hold adequate riders insurance for the various events.

Riders are required to register for ALL equestrian events which they are looking to participate, including the Marches procession on Monday 6th June.

Registration is completely FREE via the online form below. Please ensure that all fields are completed prior to submission.


A route map of the Official Lanimer Rideout is available here.

A route map of the Lord Cornet’s Lanimer Day Afternoon Rideout is available here. 

All riders participating in our equestrian events must read and be familiar with our risk assessment summary, which is available here.

The deadline for registrations is 6pm on Saturday 4th June

Please note that NO registrations will be accepted after this date.

The Rothesbank to Lee Castle Lodge Canter – Lanimer Rideout 2018. Photo courtesy of John Durham

Lanimer Queen’s Reception 2022 – Tickets on sale NOW!

The last Lanimer Queen’s Reception was held in 2019

After a 2 year break, the Lanimer Queen’s Reception returns for our 2022 Lanimer Week on Friday the 10th of June in Lanark Memorial Hall at 7pm.

Come along and see out 2022 Lanimer Court perform their Court Dances and enjoy an evening of entertainment from our Lanimer Entrants. Prizes will also be presented to Lanimer Entrants on the night too.

Tickets are on sale now from 9am this morning (Tuesday 19th April) from the Memorial Hall Box office, priced £7 for Adults and £4 for Concessions either in person or over the phone on 01555 673 199.

Tickets can also be purchased via the website at the following link;’s%20reception/events