The Connecting MSPs to Scotland’s Towns Campaign took place during recess this year to encourage MSPs to go into their town centre for the day and to raise the profile of our towns, to MSPs. Thank you to those who shared their town centre visit with us and thank you for supporting Scotland’s towns.
STP Chief Officer Phil Prentice and Kristen Anderson, Scottish Government presentation for the Development Plan Forum Workshop on Town Centre Firstvisit
With online shopping fast becoming one of our favourite ways to shop. Some studies have predicted disaster on the high streets, with many local businesses expected to suffer, as more customers choose to buy online from big name brands.
But one website has found a way to use the internet revolution to boost independent retailers in Edinburgh. By providing gift vouchers for a network of local retailers, beating back the high street giants and making room in the market for unique local businesses.read more
You can find presentations for the Town Centre Partnership Models and Governance Event STP held in Edinburgh and Dundee.read more
PAS works at grass-roots level with local communities, community groups, other local stakeholders, young people and seldom heard groups to achieve participative placemaking - helping communities to reach a shared vision for local areas in terms of land use, community assets and improved service delivery.download
Understanding Scottish Places is a website to help towns practitioners and communities better understand the function of the towns they live and work in. The platform primarily functions as a diagnostic tool, and beyond that offers the opportunity to compare and contrast data about places across the country.read more
An award winning project, the regeneration of Bridgegate Square in Irvine was part of a wider programme of improvements by North Ayrshire and Irvine Bay Regeneration Company and has completely rejuvenated the historic heart of the town.download
A case study from partners Land Engineering around their work with Irvine Bay Regeneration Company for Kilwinning Town Centre. Kilwinning’s Town Centre seeks to offer excellent quality of life and high quality services to read more click Download.download