Loyal trio get 30-year awards

HONOURED: Peter Gibson and Marilyn Morrice with their certificates while Sarah Mackie looks on. Kenny Elrick

Three stalwarts who help make the north-east’s farming sector tick have been recognised for their devotion to duty. Peter Gibson, Marilyn Morrice and Ian Hamilton have been presented with 30-year Royal Highland and Agricultural Society of Scotland long-service certificates and medals.

Grieve Mr Gibson and agricultural technician Mrs Morrice are both employed by the Mackie family at Balquhindachy, Methlick. Mr Hamilton is the farms manager for Lord Aberdeen at Haddo Estate, near Tarves.

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Published: 03/03/2012 Press and Journal – By Joe Watson