Motions

Scottish Thistle Regional Awards Shortlist

Motion S4M-14713: Dennis Robertson, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/11/2015
Scottish Thistle Regional Awards in the Visitor Attraction Industry
That the Parliament congratulates all of the businesses in the visitor attraction industry in the Aberdeenshire West constituency that are shortlisted for the Scottish Thistle regional awards; recognises Drum Castle for being shortlisted as the Best Visitor Attraction; commends Crathie Opportunity Holidays and Deeside Activity Park/ Cairnton Farm for being shortlisted as the Best Holiday Accommodation; notes Deeside Activity Park’s second shortlisted nomination for the Best Outdoor/ Adventure Experience; recognises the Banchory Beer Festival and the Lonach Highland Games and Gathering for being shortlisted for the Best Cultural Event or festival; understands that these businesses provide exciting activities that promote tourism in the area, and wishes Drum Castle, Crathie Opportunity Holidays, Deeside Activity Park, Banchory Beer Festival and the Lonach Highland Games and Gathering the best of luck for the final.

Motion S4M-14712: Dennis Robertson, Aberdeenshire West, Scottish National Party, Date Lodged: 03/11/2015
Scottish Thistle Regional Awards in Hospitality 
That the Parliament congratulates all of the businesses in the hospitality industry in the Aberdeenshire West constituency that are shortlisted for the Scottish Thistle regional awards; recognises the Glendavan House, Dinnet and Callater Lodge in Braemar for being shortlisted as the Most Hospitable B&Bs/Guest Houses; acknowledges the Banchory Lodge Hotel for being shortlisted as providing the Best Restaurant Experience and for being the Most Hospitable Hotel; understands that these businesses provide outstanding accommodation with excellent service and do a fantastic job in promoting tourism in the area, and wishes the Glendavan House, the Callater Lodge and the Banchory Lodge Hotel the best of luck for the final.