Committee members visit sports hubs in Aberdeen and Cumbernauld

24.09.2012

Community sport facilities in Aberdeen and Cumbernauld were today showcased to MSPs from the Health and Sport Committee as part of their inquiry into grassroots sport.

MSPs visited St Maurice’s High School, one of six community sport hubs in North Lanarkshire, and Aberdeen Sports Villiage, a leading sport and exercise facility. 

  • Bob Doris MSP is photographed with David Beattie, Sports Village Chief Executive and Jan Griffiths.
    Committee visit to Aberdeen

    Deputy Convener Bob Doris MSP is photographed with Aberdeen Sports Village Chief Executive David Beattie and Sports Development Manager Jan Griffiths.

  • Deputy Convener Bob Doris is shown around Aberdeen Sports Village during the visit.
    Committee visit to Aberdeen

    Bob Doris MSP is shown around Aberdeen Sports Village.

  • Bob Doris MSP with fitness instructor David Reid.
    Committee visit to Aberdeen

    Bob Doris MSP, right, chats with fitness instructor David Reid.

     

  • Health and Sport Committee convener Duncan McNeil MSP, centre, and Drew Smith MSP, left, chat with Richard Harris on a visit to St Maurice's High School in Cumbernauld.
    Committee visit to Cumbernauld

    Health and Sport Committee convener Duncan McNeil MSP, centre, and Drew Smith MSP, left, chat with Richard Harris on a visit to St Maurice's High School in Cumbernauld.

  • Duncan McNeil MSP, right, and Drew Smith MSP, second right, chat with Richard Harris and Maxine Bell during their visit to St Maurice's High School in Cumbernauld.
    Committee visit to Cumbernauld

    Duncan McNeil MSP, right, and Drew Smith MSP, second right, speaking with Richard Harris and Maxine Bell during their visit to St Maurice's High School in Cumbernauld.

  • Richard Harris, right, shows Duncan McNeil MSP, left, and Drew Smith MSP the equipment at the community sport hub at St Maurice's High School.
    Committee visit to Cumbernauld

    Richard Harris, right, shows Duncan McNeil MSP, left, and Drew Smith MSP the exercise facilities at the community sport hub at St Maurice's High School.

  • Richard Harris, left, Duncan McNeil MSP, centre, and Drew Smith MSP in the gym hall at St Maurice's High School in Cumbernauld.
    Committee visit to Cumbernauld

    Richard Harris, left, Duncan McNeil MSP, centre, and Drew Smith MSP in the gym hall at St Maurice's High School in Cumbernauld.

  • Duncan McNeil MSP, second left, and Drew Smith MSP chat with Rhona Corkindale, far left, and Richard Harris, far right, during the Health and Sport Committee visit to St Maurice's High School in Cumbernauld. (September 24 2012)
    Committee visit to Cumbernauld

    Duncan McNeil MSP, second left, and Drew Smith MSP chat with Rhona Corkindale, far left, and Richard Harris, far right, during the Health and Sport Committee visit to St Maurice's High School in Cumbernauld.

  • Drew Smith MSP, left, and Duncan McNeil MSP, centre, chat with Raymond Reid in the gym hall at St Maurice's High School.
    Committee visit to Cumbernauld.

    Drew Smith MSP, left, and Duncan McNeil MSP, centre, chat with Raymond Reid in the gym hall at St Maurice's High School.