Motion ref. S6M-01764
Heartland FM Wins Community Radio Awards
Submitted by: Murdo Fraser, Mid Scotland and Fife, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party.
Date lodged: Thursday, October 28, 2021
Supported by: Karen Adam, Claire Baker, Miles Briggs, Alexander Burnett, Donald Cameron, Finlay Carson, Sharon Dowey, Russell Findlay, Meghan Gallacher, Kenneth Gibson, Maurice Golden, Pam Gosal, Rachael Hamilton, Stephen Kerr, Liam Kerr, Bill Kidd, Dean Lockhart, Douglas Lumsden, Ruth Maguire, Stuart McMillan, Douglas Ross, Dr. Sandesh Gulhane, Liz Smith, Alexander Stewart, Paul Sweeney, Sue Webber, Annie Wells, Tess White, Brian Whittle (Registered interest
That the Parliament congratulates Heartland FM on winning four of the annual national Community Radio Awards; notes that these went to Ashley Keenan-Bryce, who received a gold award for Best Newcomer on the Radio, Katherine Liley, who received a silver award for Best Female Presenter, a bronze award to Heartland FM for outside coverage of the Scottish Parliament elections at the Bell’s Sports Centre in Perth, and the station also winning a silver award in the Station of the Year category; further notes that Heartland FM provides a valuable radio service to residents in Highland Perthshire, and wishes the station all the best for the future.