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Chamber and committees

Motion ref. S5M-17144

Burntisland Heritage Trust Funding

Submitted by: David Torrance, Kirkcaldy, Scottish National Party.
Date lodged: Thursday, May 2, 2019

Supported by: Clare Adamson, Tom Arthur, Annabelle Ewing, Jenny Gilruth, Bill Kidd, Richard Lyle, Fulton MacGregor, Gillian Martin, Joan McAlpine, Gil Paterson, Stewart Stevenson, Maureen Watt, Sandra White

That the Parliament congratulates the Burntisland Heritage Trust on securing £9,215 from Fife Council to restore three historic paintings; understands that the works include the Magistrates' Seat by Andrew Young, Young Burnt Island, Fifeshire by S Humble, and The Bridge of Life by Andrew Young; notes that the works are currently displayed in Burntisland Burgh Chambers and were recommended for restoration in 2008, and recognises the importance of conserving important heritage pieces such as these.