BBC Sport - RYA Scotland to stage Commonwealth Flotilla
RYA Scotland to stage Commonwealth Flotilla
- From the section Scotland
The Royal Yachting Association Scotland announces that 250 boats will muster at James Watt Dock in Greenock before sailing to Glasgow in the Commonwealth Flotilla on Saturday 26 July 2014.
A major backer of the event is Inverclyde Council, which is contributing £250,000 towards its staging.
James Stuart, the chief executive of the RYA Scotland, Councillor Michael McCormick, Inverclyde Council's Environment & Regeneration Convener, and Nick Fleming, chief executive of Ocean Youth Trust Scotland, talk about their organisations' involvement.
Interviews by BBC Scotland reporter Keir Murray.