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Title: SRGC stars given RCHS Awards
Post by: Maggi Young on March 07, 2018, 10:21:39 AM
At the SRGC Early Bulb Day  former Caley (RCHS) president Pam Whittle announced, in advance of the RCHS AGM,  that the following awards are being given to  two stalwart SRGC members. These  awards were made last evening at the Caley AGM in Edinburgh.

The Dr Andrew Duncan Medal: (Introduced in 2003 for distinguished service to horticulture by an educationalist, advisor or administrator) Stan da Prato was announced  as this year's recipient.

The Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother Medal in Horticulture: (Introduced in 1990 to mark the 90th birthday of the Society’s Patron, the Queen Mother. The medal is awarded for outstanding service by a non-professional)  Sandy Leven  is to be given this award.

The honours were formally awarded at the Caley AGM on 6th March.

Warm congratulations to these two stars of SRGC and  Scottish Horticulture!

Stan and Sandy

The full line-up of Caley Award winners - congratulations to all!
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