Navy flag tribute
West Dunbartonshire Council joined hundreds of local authorities to honour Merchant Navy personnel past and present by flying the Red Ensign Flag.
ProvostWilliam Hendrie raised the flag at 10am on Friday at the council offices at Garshake, Dumbarton, to officially mark Merchant Navy Day and show his support for sailors in the UK.
Members of the public joined Provost Hendrie, Gill Aitkenhead Vice Lord Lieutenant, Owen Sayers Deputy Lieutenant, Commander GeorgeTroup BEM, members of the Sea Cadets, councillors and officers from the council to show their appreciation to all serving personnel inWest Dunbartonshire and across the UK.
The flag, which has represented the navy since 1707, will fly at the Garshake Road offices in Dumbarton for one week.
Remembrance The raising of the flag at Garshake