Scottish Parliament Written answers

Tuesday, 27 July 1999

  • Agriculture

    To ask the Scottish Executive what consultation it has had with representatives of the Scottish pig farming industry regarding the present difficulties facing the industry.

  • Agriculture

    To ask the Scottish Executive whether it will take steps to encourage supermarket chains to purchase pork, bacon and ham from pig producers in Scotland.

  • Agriculture

    To ask the Scottish Executive what steps it will take to prevent the potato disease, Brown Rot, spreading within the Scottish potato crop.

  • Health

    To ask the Scottish Executive how many full time equivalent (a) bank; (b) agency; and (c) contract nurses were employed, and at what cost, by each health board area in each of the last 10 years.

  • Health

    To ask the Scottish Executive what is the number and the percentage of the total number of (a) hospital consultants, (b) junior doctors working in hospitals and (c) GPs, who have resigned due to...

  • Historic Scotland

    To ask the Scottish Executive whether it will publish the key performance targets it has set Historic Scotland for 1999-2000.

  • Housing

    To ask the Scottish Executive how many council houses have been sold under the right-to-buy legislation since 1979 in each district council area (up until 31 March 1996) and in each unitary local...

  • Housing

    To ask the Scottish Executive how much money will be available for distribution in Scotland under the new domestic energy efficiency schemes (HEES and HEES plus) for the years 2000-2002, how many...

  • Rural Forum

    To ask the Scottish Executive what steps it will take to ensure that the work of Rural Forum Scotland is continued.

  • Tourism

    To ask the Scottish Executive whether it intends to study the impact of the use of the internet as a means of promoting tourism in Scotland and, if so, what will be the nature of the study, and...

  • Tourism

    To ask the Scottish Executive whether it will provide a breakdown of how the £700,000 additional funding for the Ossian project made available to the Area Tourist Boards in 1999 was spent.

  • Tourism

    To ask the Scottish Executive whether there has been any independent assessment of the impact of the Ossian project and, if so, whether it will place the results of the assessment in the Scottish...

  • Tourism

    To ask the Scottish Executive to specify the marketing budgets in each of the area Tourist Boards in Scotland for each of the last three financial years and the estimated budgets for the next...

  • Tourism

    To ask the Scottish Executive whether steps have been taken by the Scottish Tourist Board to promote Scotland as a holiday destination in the Highland Games events which take place in Canada and...

  • Tourism

    To ask the Scottish Executive whether it will request that the Scottish Tourist Board introduce a marketing campaign to promote Scotland as an autumn holiday destination in order to boost the...

  • Tourism

    To ask the Scottish Executive whether it will provide an estimate of the annual revenue from tourism in Scotland in (a) 1997, (b) 1998 and (c) 1999.

  • The Mace

    To ask the Presiding Officer whether the Mace gifted to the Parliament by Her Majesty The Queen has any constitutional significance and, if so, whether he will provide in the Scottish Parliament...

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