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Chamber and committees

Motion ref. S6M-01737

Lamb for St Andrew's Day Campaign

Submitted by: Jim Fairlie, Perthshire South and Kinross-shire, Scottish National Party.
Date lodged: Tuesday, October 26, 2021

Supported by: Karen Adam, Clare Adamson, Siobhian Brown, Stephanie Callaghan, Finlay Carson, Rachael Hamilton, Bill Kidd, Rona Mackay, Ruth Maguire, John Mason, Paul McLennan, Stuart McMillan, Audrey Nicoll, Willie Rennie, Alex Rowley, Colin Smyth, Paul Sweeney, David Torrance, Evelyn Tweed
Current status: Taken in the Chamber on Tuesday, November 30, 2021

That the Parliament congratulates all those who have been involved in the continuing #LambforStAndrewsDay campaign, including those in the Perthshire South and Kinross-shire constituency; notes the particular involvement of George Purves in establishing the programme in 2009; welcomes the participation of 180 schools from throughout Scotland, where, it understands, 30,000 portions of Scotch lamb will be cooked and served; considers that the campaign, which seeks to make Scotch lamb synonymous with celebrating St Andrew’s Day, perfectly showcases some of the best of Scottish produce; welcomes all positive endeavours to build on the fantastic progress that has already been made, and notes calls encouraging everyone to make St Andrew’s Day special by cooking top quality Scotch lamb in celebration.