Falkirk councillor shortlisted for COVID hero award

A Falkirk councillor has been shortlisted for a top award.

Councillor Laura Murtagh.
Councillor Laura Murtagh.

Laura Murtagh is in the running for the 2020 Cllr Awards for Covid-19 Hero.

The SNP member for Carse, Kinnaird and Tryst was shortlisted by organisers, LGIU Scotland and CCLA.

Now in its third year, it is the only national ceremony to celebrate the vital contributions of councillors and a virtual awards ceremony will be held on November 24.

Laura is the only nominee from Falkirk Council to make the final shortlist.

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