Scotland's Towns Partnership has upcoming workshops to help you with your communications and funding strategies. This is a great chance to get practical advice from experts and network with the wider community of town stakeholders! We're also holding our Towns Tea Party on 14 June and would love to see you there.

Please read below for more and to reserve your place at our events.  

Tuesday 16 May - Place-Branding and Communications: Connecting with Your Audience

1.30pm - 4pm, Architecture & Design Scotland, Edinburgh 
Free to STP members, £60 non-members (inc VAT)
Read more and book here today!

Are you looking for practical advice and inspiration for your PR, place-branding or communications strategy? Then come along to this exciting CPD learning event from Scotland's Towns Partnership!

Hear from media experts and local case studies that will leave you feeling equipped and inspired to find your town's USP, grab the headlines, or make a cutting-edge film. Get top tips from Morrison Media Strategies, Newsquest Media Group, Enterprise Screen, Explore Largs BID, and Scotland's Towns Partnership. Network over refreshments with town stakeholders from diverse sectors, and discuss strategies for your town. Don't miss out - book today!


Wednesday 14 June - Towns Tea Party and STP AGM 

2pm - 4pm, The Melting Pot, Edinburgh 
Free to STP members, £18 non-members (inc VAT)
Read more and book here today!

Join Scotland's Towns Partnership and the towns network for this year's Towns Tea Party! This year we focus on ‘Developing Scotland’s Waterfronts’, launch the FutureTown Design Competition 2017, and review progress and future plans for Scotland’s towns. 


We look forward to welcoming STP members and the wider towns network to Edinburgh for tea and cake along with Allan Watt, Dundee Waterfront Project Director; Sarah Kennedy, Fort William Marina and Shoreline Company; Phil Prentice, Chief Officer, Scotland’s Towns Partnership; and Professor Leigh Sparks, Chair, Scotland's Towns Partnership. Please see here for full information and to book. 


Wednesday 28 June - Funding: Where’s the Money? STP Funding Workshop 


1.30pm - 4.30pm, Architecture & Design Scotland, Edinburgh 
Free to STP members, £60 non-members (inc VAT)
Read more and book here today!

Identifying and accessing funding is a key challenge for organisations and groups working to improve towns and communities. To help you out, Scotland's Towns Partnership is bringing together funding experts and providers for an afternoon of practical advice, learning and sharing. Don't miss this opportunity to connect with some of Scotland's major funders!

Come and hear expert advice and take part in our tailored funding surgery with: Big Lottery Fund, Funding Scotland, Heritage Lottery Fund, Scotland’s Towns Partnership, Sustrans Scotland, Scottish Local Authority External Funding Officers Group and Zero Waste Scotland. Please see here for full information and to book. 


We look forward to seeing you soon, and please do get in touch if you have any questions or would like to join the national towns network.

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