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QUEEN’S BIRTHDAY HONOURS

Tamworth country music mainstay Eric Scott was one of eight people around the region to receive one of the Queen’s Birthday Honours.

After a career dedicated to country music, he is being recognised for his service to the genre.

The other recipients around the region were:

The late Dorothy Lockwood- Tamworth- OAM

His Honour Magistrate Michael North Holmes- Armidale- OAM

Robyn Bradley- Armidale- OAM

Maria Hitchcock- Armidale- OAM

Desmond Latham- Armidale- OAM

Dr Robert Mensah- Narrabri- OAM

Ross McLean Hamilton- Inverell- OAM

 

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About Olivia Portell

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Olivia began working as a journalist with NBN in Tamworth in May 2018. Born and bred in the North West, Olivia grew up in Armidale, before moving to Newcastle in to study a Bachelor of Communication.

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