– Scottish Parliament written question – answered at on 20 March 2003.

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Photo of John Farquhar Munro John Farquhar Munro Liberal Democrat

Question S1F-2619

To ask the First Minister how VisitScotland plans to help safeguard the tourism industry in the light of international events.

Photo of Rt Hon Jack McConnell Rt Hon Jack McConnell Labour

Despite heightened international tension, Scotland remains a safe destination. There is no need for potential visitors from the rest of the UK or abroad to be concerned about visiting Scotland.

But VisitScotland has contingency plans, and has formed a joint action group with the tourism industry to look at what additional action should be taken to promote Scottish tourism, should this prove necessary.

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