Burns boost for Children In Need

North Lanarkshire provost Jim Robertson, chief executive Paul Jukes and council leader Jim McCabe are joined by some of the event sponsors and guests at the annual Burns Supper.
North Lanarkshire provost Jim Robertson, chief executive Paul Jukes and council leader Jim McCabe are joined by some of the event sponsors and guests at the annual Burns Supper.

The 20th annual North Lanarkshire Council Burns supper in Motherwell Civic Centre raised £4.095 for Children In Need.

Sponsored by M&D’s Theme Park, the event was hosted by Provost Jim Robertson, who said: “Many young people in North Lanarkshire benefit from the outstanding work of Children in Need and I’d like to thank everyone who contributed to a great night.”

Ross Strain from Airdrie Academy and Craig Peters from Bellshill Academy piped in the haggis , and Christine Sparks provided musical entertainment throughout the evening.