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Special advisers' gifts, hospitality and media meetings: October-December 2017

Published: 25 Jan 2018
Directorate:
People Directorate
Part of:
Public sector

Information about gifts and hospitality received by special advisers, and special advisers' meetings with newspaper and media proprietors, editors and senior executives.

Published:
25 Jan 2018
Special advisers' gifts, hospitality and media meetings: October-December 2017

Gifts

Name of Special Adviser Date gift received From Brief Description of Gift Value Outcome
Katy Bowman 18 December 2017 Qatari Embassy Christmas Hamper £75 Raffled to raise funds (£150.00) for the DEC East Africa Appeal

Hospitality

Name of Special Adviser Name of organisation Value i.e. (£15-£30) (Over £30) Date of Hospitality Description Circumstances in which the gift/hospitality was offered
Callum McCaig Sky News Over £30 8 October 2017 Dinner Invitation
Stewart Maxwell Royal Bank of Scotland Over £30 8 October 2017 Dinner Invitation
Stewart Maxwell Association Of British Insurers Over £30 11 November 2017 Lunch and ticket for Autumn International rugby match - Scotland vs. Samoa Invitation
Stuart Nicolson Association Of British Insurers Over £30 16 November 2017 Politician of the Year Awards dinner Invitation
Colin McAllister Glasgow Caledonian University Over £30 16 November 2017 Politician of the Year Awards dinner Invitation
Jeanette Campbell Herald/Scottish Gas Over £30 16 November 2017 Politician of the Year Awards dinner Invitation
Callum McCaig Edinburgh Airport Over £30 16 November 2017 Politician of the Year Awards dinner Invitation
Ross Ingebrigtsen Herald Over £30 16 November 2017 Politician of the Year Awards dinner Invitation
Callum McCaig Aberdeen Standard Over £30 2 December 2017 Press & Journal Energy Ball Invitation
Katy Bowman Scottish Ballet Over £30 10 December 2017 The Nutcracker Ballet Invitation
Stuart Nicolson Aberdeen Standard Over £30 16 December 2017 Ticket and match hospitality – Aberdeen FC vs. Hibernian FC Invitation

Meetings with newspaper and other media proprietors, editors and senior executives

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