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The Argyll, the Isles, Loch Lomond, Stirling and Trossachs tourist board—which is a mouthful in itself—is responsible for the promotion of Jura. The board recognises the significance of George Orwell's connection to the island of Jura and its value to tourism in the area. In addition to marketing activities that are being undertaken by Jura's marketing group, Orwell will feature significantly in the proposed Jura discovery centre. Its website, which is under development, will include a section on famous people with a link to the island, including Orwell.
Having trekked to the Barnhill site on Jura, I know how difficult it is to visit it, so I welcome the minister's answer. I hope that he will take the opportunity to press VisitScotland on its plans to tap into what I believe is an enormous potential for cultural tourism connected to sites in Scotland. I am thinking not only of Orwell in Jura but the Grassic Gibbon Centre in Kincardine and so on. Will he press with VisitScotland the case not just for Orwell, but for Lewis Grassic Gibbon and others?
I thank the member for that contribution. In the past couple of months, I visited the Grassic Gibbon Centre in Kincardineshire, which is a positive development. Any way in which we can maximise the contribution that writers,