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Chamber and committees

Motion ref. S6M-00714

Inverness Woman Swims in 79 Highland Lochs in 79 Hours for Heart Disease Charity

Submitted by: Emma Roddick, Highlands and Islands, Scottish National Party.
Date lodged: Wednesday, July 21, 2021

Supported by: Karen Adam, Clare Adamson, Colin Beattie, Siobhian Brown, Stephanie Callaghan, Fergus Ewing, Bill Kidd, Fulton MacGregor, Rona Mackay, Ruth Maguire, Stuart McMillan, Audrey Nicoll, Paul Sweeney, Evelyn Tweed, Tess White, Elena Whitham

That the Parliament congratulates Sherrill Mason from Inverness for challenging herself to take a dip of 79 seconds in 79 Highland lochs in 79 hours, to raise funds for the British Heart Foundation (BHF); understands that Sherrill herself is diagnosed with Familial Hypercholesterolemia (FH) and wanted to support the BHF to continue its essential research into heart and circulatory diseases and the factors that cause them; praises Sherrill’s efforts to support a great cause and raise over £1,000, and acknowledges the great work of the BHF.