NICOL W. AITKEN, "Pennyghael", 4 Scarlet Muir,
Lanark, is this year's Lord Cornet. Nicol is Managing Director of an
old-established firm of wine and spirit merchants. He is an active
member of the Lanimer Committee and last August was appointed
Convener of the Sports and Entertainments Committee. He is a member
of Lanark Rotary Club and also Chairman of the International
Twinning Association. He and his wife Brenda, have two children,
Evelyn 14, and Scott, 17.