Details of visit to Tartan Week in North America: FOI release

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

Information requested

1. The cost of Angus Robertson MSP's visit to Tartan Week in the USA.

2. The purpose of his visit.


In answer to your questions:

1. The cost of Angus Robertson MSPs visit to Tartan Week in the USA was £3458.65.

2. The purpose of the Cabinet Secretary's visit to North America (Canada and the United States of America) was to promote Scotland’s interests and to build on the important relationships that exist between Scotland and North America and to provide a platform to showcase Scotland's cultural sector.

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