Council honours Lord Provost of Glasgow

Donegal County Council is this afternoon honouring the Lord Provost of Glasgow.

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Cllr. Sadie Docherty, whose family roots are in West Donegal,  is being honoured with a Civic Reception at County House in Lifford this afternoon.

She is only the fourth woman to hold the position of Lord Provost of Glasgow since the year 1450.

The Lord Provost is also Lord-Lieutenant of Glasgow, and therefore the Queen's official representative in the City. In this capacity, the Lord Provost hosts visits by all members of the Royal Family to Glasgow.

Cllr Doherty says it's a privilege to hold the position..............

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