Newton Mearns restaurant Miller and Carter has received parliamentary plaudits both in Westminster and Holyrood for winning the East Renfrewshire category at this year’s National Pub and Bar awards.
This had led to motion being lodged in both Holyrood by Eastwood MSP, Jackson Carlaw and in Westminster by East Renfrewshire MP, Paul Masterton to recognise the success of the local restaurant.
Motions allow MPs and MSPs to raise awareness of an organisation or cause. The motions lodged for Miller and Carter are as follows:
That this House congratulates Miller & Carter restaurant in Newton Mearns on winning the East Renfrewshire region category at the National Pub and Bar Awards 2018; notes that the National Pub and Bar Awards reward the industry for overall retail excellence, best practice and individual entrepreneurship; understands that Miller & Carter Newton Mearns will compete against 93 other county winners for the regional and national awards on 23 May 2018; pays tribute to the work of General Manager Mark Thomson and all the staff of the restaurant for this achievement; and wishes the restaurant every continued success for 2018 and beyond.
That the Parliament congratulates Miller and Carter in Newton Mearns on winning the East Renfrewshire region category at the National Pub and Bar awards; believes that this further highlights the quality of the food and drink on offer in Eastwood, and wishes Miller and Carter every success as it build on this achievement throughout 2018.
The pub in Eastwood was recognised for its retail excellence, best practice and individual entrepreneurship. Later in the year Miller and Carter will compete against 93 other regional winners for the regional and national awards.
East Renfrewshire MP, Paul Masterton said:
“Congratulations to Mark and all the team at Miller and Carter on winning this prestigious award. It is thoroughly deserved and is a recognition of their tireless work. I wish them the very best of luck on the national stage in May, where then can hopefully bring back the prize for East Renfrewshire”
Eastwood MSP, Jackson Carlaw added:
“It is fantastic to see Eastwood continue to excel in food and drink. The award for Miller and Carter will come as no surprise to anyone who has visited the restaurant and is a credit to the whole team. I wish them all the very best for the coming year as they continue to be a landmark on the West of Scotland hospitality scene”