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David Perriman is Cumnock's Citizen of the Year 2023

  • Submitted by: Elena Whitham, Carrick, Cumnock and Doon Valley, Scottish National Party.
  • Date lodged: Thursday, 29 February 2024
  • Motion reference: S6M-12349

That the Parliament applauds David Perriman from Cumnock for being awarded the title of the town’s Citizen of the Year 2023; understands that many nominations were submitted to the Keir McTurk Committee, which decides on a winner, and that there was tough competition for the prestigious award; recognises that David served in the Armed Forces for 26 years before moving to Cumnock; notes that David holds many roles in the community, including serving for 18 years as the Secretary of the Cumnock Rotary Club and Secretary and Volunteer at the Netherthird Community Centre; further notes that David volunteers at the Cumnock Armed Forces and Veterans Breakfast Club; congratulates David on his work, which it considers helps to improve the lives of people in the community; thanks David for his service to the local area and his country, and wishes him the very best for the future.

Supported by: Karen Adam, Clare Adamson, Jeremy Balfour, Colin Beattie, Miles Briggs, Alexander Burnett, Sharon Dowey, Jackie Dunbar, Annabelle Ewing, Kenneth Gibson, Emma Harper, Bill Kidd, Fulton MacGregor, Stuart McMillan, Audrey Nicoll, Kevin Stewart, Paul Sweeney, David Torrance