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Chamber and committees

Motion ref. S6M-00059

Crieff and Strathearn Drovers’ Tryst Walking Festival 2021

Submitted by: Jim Fairlie, Perthshire South and Kinross-shire, Scottish National Party.
Date lodged: Wednesday, May 19, 2021

Supported by: Alexander Burnett, Jackie Dunbar, Kenneth Gibson, Neil Gray, Bill Kidd, Fulton MacGregor, Ruth Maguire, Paul McLennan, Stuart McMillan, Mark Ruskell, Liz Smith, Alexander Stewart, Michelle Thomson, David Torrance, Evelyn Tweed, Martin Whitfield, Elena Whitham

That the Parliament welcomes the return of the Crieff and Strathearn Drovers’ Tryst walking festival, to be held over 29 to 31 May and 17 to 19 July; recognises that the festival, normally an annual event, celebrates the legacy of the people who made Crieff the cattle-droving crossroads of Scotland in the 1700s; congratulates the organisers on putting together a programme that once again offers a wide choice of guided walks at different levels of difficulty; recognises the work done in ensuring that there will be COVID-19-related adaptations, and wishes all participants a safe and enjoyable Tryst.