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Scottish Government Special Adviser WhatsApp group titles: FOI release

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

Published:
6 Nov 2020
Scottish Government Special Adviser WhatsApp group titles: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/202000087805
Date received: 15 Sep 2020
Date responded: 13 Oct 2020
Information requested

1. The titles of WhatsApp groups that Scottish Government Special Advisors are in.

Response

There are four groups that some Special Advisers are in.

  • Two Special Advisers are in the 'IMG' Group (Inter-ministerial Environment and Food) WhatsApp group

  • One Special Adviser in 'RECC' group (Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee) WhatsApp group

  • One Special Adviser in the 'Finance Statement' WhatsApp group

  • One Special Adviser in 'Health Team' WhatsApp group

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Central Enquiry Unit
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