Recreational Boating and Marine Tourism

Purpose of the group

The Cross-Party Group meets to further the promotion of recreational boating and marine tourism and the wider benefits thereof.

The CPG provides a Parliamentary focus for wider recreational marine issues by discussing issues pertinent to the leisure marine industry as a whole.

The CPG seeks to raise the profile of recreational boating in Scotland through the means available to a Parliamentary Cross Party Group.

Forthcoming meetings

Next meeting: 01 December 2015

This meeting, including AGM, will be held at 6pm.



Annual Return/Report

Group Officers

Group Members

Non MSP Individuals

Iain Brown

John Crowther

Renata Edge

Tom Findlay

Hugh Henderson

E Liddle

Margaret MacGregor

Peter Jack

Charles Warlow

Chrisy Southgate

Colin Taylor

Councillor Day (Edinburgh Council)

Councillor Fraser McAllister (East Lothian Council)


Firth of Clyde Forum - Secretariat

Ardfern Yachts

Argyll and Bute Council

Bidwells for Crown Estate

British Marine Federation

British Marine Federation, Scotland

CB Marine Services

Clan Charters

Clydeport Operations Ltd

Clyde Yacht Clubs Association

Clyde Yachts

Comann Na Mara

Craobh Marina

Cruise Scotland

Crown Estate


Dialogue Marketing

Duisdale House Hotel

Dumfries and Galloway Council

Edinburgh Boat Charters

Event Scotland

Euro Yachts

Forth and Clyde Canal Society

Forth Estuary Forum

Forth Ports

Forth Yacht Clubs Association

Glenuig Inn

Granton Harbour Users Group

Highlands and Islands Enterprise

Hapimag Resorts and Residences

Inverness Marina

Isle of Skye Yachts

James Watt Dock

Kip Marina

Marine Conservation Society

Marine Scotland

Instore Fisheries and Coastal Communities

Recreational Sea Angling Strategy

Media Continental

Moray Council

Moray Firth Partnership

Ocean Youth Trust

Pagoda PR

Portavadie Marina

Port Edgar Berth Holders Association

Quay Marinas, Rhu


Riverside Inverclyde

Royal Yachting Association Scotland

Sail Scotland


Scottish Boating Alliance

Scottish Canals

Scottish Canoe Association

Scottish Coastal Forum

Scottish Council for Development and Industry

Scottish Enterprise

Scottish Environment LINK

Scottish Government

Scottish Coastal Rowing

Scottish Sea Angling Conservation Network

Scottish Tourism Alliance

Sea Cadet Association in Scotland

Seagull Trust Cruises

Solway Yacht Club

South Ayrshire Council


Storas Ubhist

Stornoway Port Authority

The Majestic Line

Tobermory Harbour Authority

Troon Yacht Haven

Tui Underwater

Ullapool Harbour Authority

University of Highlands and Islands

Visit Scotland

Waverley Excursions

West Highland Anchorages and Moorings Association

WF Wilson Research

Wick Coastal Rowing Club

Yacht Designers and Surveyors Association

Yachting Life

Get involved

Next meeting:
01 December 2015


Tel: 0141 889 9519


Stuart McMillan MSP

Scottish Parliament
EH99 1SP

0131 348 6807