The Royal Burgh of Lanark Crest
Lanark Lanimers - One of Scotland's Oldest Traditions Lanimer Mascot - Larry Lanimer Mascot - Bonnie

An ancient celebration held within the Royal Burgh of Lanark on the Thursday between the Sixth and Twelfth days of June annually since the year 1140.

Lord Cornet 1982

Nicol W. Aitken

The Lord Cornet's
Right-Hand Man

Stephen F. Telfer
The Lord Cornet's
Left-Hand Man

Iain McLauchlan

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.