This week’s Lanark front page has a photo capturing the Christmas magic on a child’s face as Lanark’s lights were switched on, and a story of the the police praising Clydesdale!
Inside there are stories of a Guide leader trekking to Machu Picchu to raise funds for the movement as a whole, to let the dreams of other girls come true,
and word of a new grant which will help towards creating a Vibrant Lanark for visitors,
There is disappointment for objectors as a new vet gets permission to move into the Braidfute Retail Park, and for objectors to a plan which will involve ten years of sand and gravel removal near Kames Country Club.
A bereaved father hits out at the council as he is ordered to remove tributes from his wife’s grave, and the Carluke family mourn the loss of their father, a Pipe Major in the Army in his younger days.
All this, and ideas for Christmas, your sports, letters and district news, is in your Gazette, in the shops first thing tomorrow.