Motion ref. S6M-04887
Stanley Morrice Receives an MBE
Submitted by: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party.
Date lodged: Friday, June 17, 2022
Supported by: Jeremy Balfour, Colin Beattie, Miles Briggs, Finlay Carson, Sharon Dowey, Russell Findlay, Murdo Fraser, Meghan Gallacher, Pam Gosal, Jamie Greene, Dr. Sandesh Gulhane, Craig Hoy, Dean Lockhart, Douglas Lumsden, Edward Mountain, Douglas Ross, Alexander Stewart, Paul Sweeney, Sue Webber, Annie Wells, Tess White, Brian Whittle
That the Parliament congratulates Stanley Morrice on receiving an MBE for services to Scotland’s food and drink sector in the Queen’s Birthday Honours in her Platinum Jubilee year; understands that Stanley Morrice MBE is vice chair of Opportunity North East (ONE), chairs the ONE food, drink and agriculture board and has board leadership roles with Garrets International, Strachans and Van Hulle; understands that he has also been recognised for his contributions to business and entrepreneurship with honorary professorships from the Universities of Aberdeen, Dundee and Stirling; notes that Stanley Morrice MBE is currently playing a role as vice chair of the Food Hub (NES) board in the delivery of the Aberdeen City Region Deal SeedPod project, led by ONE, which is a £21 million investment in the food and drink industry to create a centre of excellence for sustainable manufacturing and production, and wishes Stanley Morrice MBE all the best for the future.