A legendary comedian has been granted the “freedom” of a regional daily after being unveiled as the greatest ever person from its patch following a public poll.
Sir Billy beat off competition from 99 other contenders put forward for the vote.
Lawyer Aamer Anwar came second, and football manager Walter Smith third.
Newsquest Scotland editor-in-chief Donald Martin said: “We had a fantastic response to our celebration of the men and women who have put Glasgow on the map and Billy Connolly is a very worthy winner of the title, Greatest Glaswegian.
“To Sir Billy, who already has Freedom of the City of Glasgow, we’d like to send a message of congratulations and the ‘freedom of the Evening Times’.
“We would be delighted to offer him a copy every time he is back in his home city.”