Today we are publishing a critique of CMAL’s options appraisal and public presentation of new ferries for Islay. Islay is obviously outside of our direct remit, so we have held off from any comment until the contract was placed for these much-needed vessels.
Mull & Iona are next in line for new ferries, so we have taken a close interest in how the Islay consultation and options appraisal was carried out. We have found that the decisions behind the Islay vessels were deeply flawed, and are publishing our critique so that the same errors are not repeated here.
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