Biggar Marches 2013 Slideshow

PAUL Scott was officially installed as Biggar Cornet on Sunday before the traditional Biggar Marches took place on horseback.

An impressive 130 Cornets Club members from Biggar and five other clubs – including Lanark – rode their horses for 22 miles in yet another local event where glorious weather added to the atmosophere.

Riding of the Marches in Biggar on Sunday, June 2, 2013 (Pic by Andrew Wilson)

Riding of the Marches in Biggar on Sunday, June 2, 2013 (Pic by Andrew Wilson)

New Biggar Cornet Paul, a mechanic at J and J Campsie in Biggar, was sashed by Daphne Chad at the Municipal Hall in a ceremony which also saw Alan Rae, of Biggar, sashed as Cornet Elect for 2014.

And freelance photographer Andrew Wilson was there to capture all the action for the Gazette. All of his pictures from the event are featured here in our slideshow.