How to get your Mother's Day message in the Scarborough News for free

Every mum is special, and we want to give you the opportunity to tell the world how special your mum is.

Thursday, 4th March 2021, 1:34 pm

It has been a tough year for everyone, and the love of a special mum has helped so many of us through these difficult times.

There are also those who have been unable to be with their mums for a year because of shielding or lockdown restrictions.

And let’s not forget the many mums who have added the role of home teacher to their many skills.

Scarborough News Mother's Day winner, 2018 - daughter Amelia (6) with mum Amber Mansfield.

So, this year you can show your love for your mum ahead of Mother’s Day on Sunday, March 14, by sending a public message of love and thanks that we will print in the newspaper.

All you need to do is fill in the form and we will do the rest. Just tell us your message in 50 words or less, who it is for and who it is from.

Please ensure you use full names, not nicknames.

We will also need your contact details. We will not be able to publish any message sent without this information.

Once we have the written messages, we will then publish them in the last edition before Mother’s Day.

The deadline for Mother’s Day messages is midday on Sunday March 7.

Please remember, it doesn’t matter how old you or your mum are - this is for everyone.

So, don’t miss this chance to say a public “thank you”, “love you” or “miss you” to that special mum in your life.

A message from the editor

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Thank you,

Jean MacQuarrie, Editor-in-Chief