Scottish Rural Action has appointed Community Enterprise to develop the Scottish Rural Parliament engagement and participation strategy.
Jude Dallas has been appointed as Administrator to the Rural Parliament.
You can now follow the Scottish Rural Parliament on Twitter @ScotRuralParl and they’ve also launched a Facebook page where you can get news and information. You can also contact the Scottish Rural Parliament Coordinator Emma Cooper at email@example.com.
Oban has been confirmed as the location for the first ever Scottish Rural Parliament, taking place from 6th to 8th November. The Rural Parliament will bring together the people of rural Scotland and policy makers to enable better understanding, improve policy making and address rural issues.
A group comprised of local organisations has been formed to provide advice and support to the group organising the first Scottish Rural Parliament. The group who are all based in and around Oban, have been engaged following the announcement that the event will take place in Oban in November this year.
Scotland’s first Rural Parliament has moved a step closer with the appointment of a Coordinator to oversee the organisation of the inaugural event.