Awards deadline looming fast

THE deadline for entries to this year’s Scottish Press Awards is looming fast, with the cut-off date a week tomorrow.

This is the 28th year of the awards, which are run by the Scottish Daily Newspaper Society, with the awards ceremony scheduled for April 19, in Glasgow.

The categories include reporter of the year, financial/business writer of the year, plus cartoonist, young journalist, Gaelic journalist and sports photographer of the year.

Entry forms can be got from Joanne Lynn on 0131 557 5767.

But, hurry.