Rural Development

– Scottish Parliament written question – answered on 21st March 2003.

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Photo of Andrew Welsh Andrew Welsh Scottish National Party

Question S1W-34663

To ask the Scottish Executive what plans it has to appoint a dedicated team within its Environment and Rural Affairs Department to promote equine matters within the rural economy.

Photo of Ross Finnie Ross Finnie Liberal Democrat

Equine matters are diverse including animal health, tourism and rural enterprise. These issues are dealt with by a number of Scottish Executive departments and we are not convinced that a dedicated team in a single department would improve the consideration of equine matters in Scotland.

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