The Southern Reporter

Adam is third Gala war veteran to be given French honour for D-Day role in less than a year

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Rev Louise MacKay being ordained and inducted as the minister of St Nicholas Church, Lanark.
The Moderator of the General Assembly Right Rev Dr Russell Barr, who was Miss Mackays mentor at his church Cramond Kirk in Edinburgh until recently, will be taking part in the service. 
Two other women were recently inducted into charges within the Presbytery of Lanark joined Rev Mackay: Rev Elspeth MacLean (wearing pink with glasses) and Rev Maudeen MacDougall.

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Scotlands Nine Monitor farm hosts. Backrow (l-r) Bill Gray (Lothians), Jason Ballantyne (Sutherland), John Howie (North Ayrshire), Andrew Marchant (Nithsdale), Robert Mitchell (Borders), Stuart Mitchell (Borders), Iain Green (Morayshire), Chris Cameron (Lochaber), Peter Eccles (Lothians) and Rob Stodart (Angus). Front row (l-r) Vic Ballantyne (Sutherland), Aileen Marchant (Nithsdale), Lesley Mitchell (Borders), Alison Stodart (Angus), Tom Stodart (Angus), Aimee Budge (Shetland) and Kirsty Budge (Shetland).

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Pictured left to right are students: (back) Katie Wilson, Rebecca Brandon, Lauren Flockhart, Marlene Hobson & Andy Robson, and (front) Marcus Gordon and Jordan White.

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Rugby 1
Gavin Wood breaks through for Melrose Storm at Hamilton (picture by Douglas Hardie)

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Gala Fairydean Rovers, in red, recently enjoyed a 5-1 win over Hawick Royal Albert (picture by Alwyn Johnston)

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Another helping of derby football


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Rugby 2

Opportunity for all young musicians

Spatz & Co Showband

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Sir Tom Hunter is pictured with (from left) Kiltwalkers Stuart Sharp, Kerry Murdoch and Chris Quinn.

Boost for Kiltwalk’s fund-raising drive