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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-20087: Brian Whittle (South Scotland)

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Date lodged: 21 November 2018

To ask the Scottish Government what discussions it has had with (a) VisitScotland and (b) Transport Scotland regarding the potential for cycle tourism at the proposed Maybole bypass.

Answered by: Michael Matheson 6 December 2018

In developing the scheme, consultation on active travel was undertaken with stakeholders including South Ayrshire Council, Cycling Touring Club Scotland, Sustrans, British Horse Society (BHS); and Scotways.

As an Agency of the Scottish Government, there are regular discussions with Transport Scotland about the full range of areas for which it has responsibility.