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Correspondence relating to Mark McDonald’s diary engagements June 2017: FOI release

Published: 27 Nov 2018
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Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

Published:
27 Nov 2018
Correspondence relating to Mark McDonald’s diary engagements June 2017: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/17/02439  
Date received: 17 October 2017  
Date responded: 14 November 2017
 
Information requested
 
1. Mark McDonald’s diary engagements on 1 and 2 June 2017
The full details of the Minister for Childcare and Early Years’ diary, including all engagements, for the 1 and 2 June 2017.
Please state the purpose, location and times of the meeting at Burnfoot community hub.

2. Correspondence relating to Mark McDonald’s diary engagements on 1 and 2 June 2017
Any correspondence, meeting agendas or meeting minutes, details of phone calls or any other communications, both internal and external, regarding the Minister’s diary and engagements for the 1 and 2 June 2017.
 
Response
 
1. Some of the information you have requested is available from https://beta.gov.scot/publications/ministerial-engagements-travel-and-gifts-june-2017/
Under section 25(1) of FOISA, we do not have to give you information which is already reasonably accessible to you. If, however, you do not have internet access to obtain this information from the website(s) listed, then please contact me again and I will send you a paper copy.

In relation to Burnfoot Community Hub, 89 Burnfoot Rd, Hawick, TD9 8EJ, this was an unplanned visit which was arranged on the day. Paul Wheelhouse MSP invited the Minister to meet the staff.
 
2. I have enclosed with my email copies of the information you requested.
 
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