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Meetings regarding the fire at the Glasgow School of Art : FOI release

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

Published:
13 Jan 2019
Meetings regarding the fire at the Glasgow School of Art : FOI release

FOI reference: FOI/18/03685 
Date received: 5 December 2018
Date responded: 11 January 2019

Information requested

1.Since June 2018 what meetings has the Cabinet Secretary for Culture, Tourism andExternal Affairs held with Glasgow City Council to discuss the fire at the Glasgow School of Art.

2.The minutes of any meetings held with Glasgow City Council since June 2018 relating tothe fire at the Glasgow School of Art.

3.Since June 2018 what meetings has the Cabinet Secretary for Culture, Tourism andExternal Affairs held with representatives of the night-time economy in Glasgow to discussthe fire at the Glasgow School of Art.

4.Since June 2018 what meetings has the Cabinet Secretary for Culture, Tourism andExternal Affairs held with businesses affected by the fire at the Glasgow School of Art.

Response

You may wish to note that Scottish Ministers routinely publish information on their engagements. You can find this information by searching for ‘ministerial engagements’ at Publications.

Officials have met with organisations to discuss the fire on a number of occasions. Details are attached at Annex B.

Minutes in relation to meetings with organisations referenced in your request are attached at Annex A.

While our aim is to provide information whenever possible, in this instance the Scottish Government has limited information to assist you. The reasons why we do not have further information are explained below.

Reasons for not providing information

This is a formal notice under section 17(1) of FOISA that the Scottish Government does not have all of the information you have requested.

The Scottish Government does not have the information you have asked for because minutes were not taken at all meetings in the scope of your request.

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Annex A

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Annex B

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Contact

Please quote the FOI reference 

Central Enquiry Unit 
Email: CEU
Phone: 0300 244 4000 

The Scottish Government
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Edinburgh
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