Motion ref. S6M-00264
Launch of Radio Earn
Submitted by: Jim Fairlie, Perthshire South and Kinross-shire, Scottish National Party.
Date lodged: Monday, June 7, 2021
Supported by: Colin Beattie, Siobhian Brown, Alexander Burnett, Annabelle Ewing, Murdo Fraser, Kenneth Gibson, Fulton MacGregor, Rona Mackay, Ruth Maguire, Paul McLennan, Stuart McMillan, Audrey Nicoll, Liz Smith, Collette Stevenson, Paul Sweeney, Mercedes Villalba, Elena Whitham
That the Parliament welcomes the launch of Radio Earn, a Crieff-based community radio station broadcasting online and via a dedicated app, serving the communities of Strathearn and Strathallan; notes that the station is being run as a community empowerment project, offering youth leadership, training and opportunities; recognises the support that has been given to the establishment of the station by volunteers, local contractors, Youth Music, the Gannochy Trust, the National Lottery Communities Fund and the Strathearn trusts, and wishes everybody associated with Radio Earn every success.