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Cross Party Group on Towns and Town Centres Meeting

4 September, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Join STP and town stakeholders for the next meeting of the Cross Party Group on Towns and Town Centres.

The session will focus on ‘Towns for Leisure’, and how a variety of activities and attractors can increase community wellbeing, cultural vibrancy and bring additional footfall.

Come along to hear expert speakers, inspiring initiatives, and network with a range of supporters and stakeholders in towns and improvement districts. Refreshments provided.

Please see draft agenda and RSVP your place here if you are able to attend.


Draft Agenda

12:30           Meet in Parliament reception area

13:00            Coffee, tea and shortbread available

13:10            Welcome and Opening Remarks – John Scott MSP, Convener

13:15            Minutes of the Meeting of the Cross Party Group held 13th March, 2019. Matters Arising from the Minutes.

13:20            AGM Business

Towns for Leisure

13:30            Introduction

Phil Prentice, Chief Officer, Scotland’s Towns Partnership

13:40            Your Cinema, Your Community

                     Robert Livingston, Director, Regional Screen Scotland

13:50            Fitness Festivals and Footfall

                     Colin Moulson, BID Manager, Dunoon Presents

14:00            The Future of Events in Towns

Tony I’Anson, BID Manger, Milngavie BID

14:10            Discussion

14:25            Any Other Competent Business

14:30            Close of Meeting

Date of Next Meeting: Wednesday 11th December, Towns: Vacant Spaces Made Good


4 September, 2019
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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Scotland’s Towns Partnership
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Scottish Parliament
The Scottish Parliament
Edinburgh, EH99 1SP United Kingdom
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