Broadband: Scotland

Culture Media and Sport written question – answered on 28th November 2012.

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Photo of Cathy Jamieson Cathy Jamieson Shadow Minister (Treasury)

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport whether she has met her counterpart in the Scottish Government to discuss the roll-out of superfast broadband; and when she next expects to meet her counterpart in the Scottish Government for such discussions.

Photo of Ed Vaizey Ed Vaizey The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport

The Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, my right hon. Friend Maria Miller, has not yet met Scottish Government Ministers to discuss broadband and no meetings have been requested. The UK Government have allocated £100.8 million to support broadband in Scotland, and Broadband Delivery UK is supporting the Scottish Government which is leading on Broadband delivery in Scotland.

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