MP supports weeklies

Sir Robert enjoying his Piper
Sir Robert enjoying his Piper

Aberdeenshire West and Kincardine MP Sir Robert Smith, a regular contributor and reader of the Deeside and Donside Piper, is supporting Local Newspaper week.

Sir Robert said: “Here in the North- east we are lucky to still have weekly newspapers which specialise in providing local news and interest stories.”

This year’s Newspaper Week is under the theme of Press Freedom.