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Lanark Community Council celebrates 40th anniversary

T. Henry Shanks, founder chair, cuts the cake with the help of Frank Gunning

The Royal Burgh of Lanark Community Council celebrated its 40th anniversary in style with an evening of celebrations at Lanark Memorial Hall.

Frank Gunning, Chairman of the Community Council, welcomed chairmen of the past and a number of well-wishers to the event to commemorate the achievements of the organisation over the past four decades.

The Community Council continues to play an active role in the Royal Burgh and recently revealed this year’s Burgess Ticket recipients, with a presentation night set to follow next month.