Join Scotland's Towns Partnership and the Cross Party Group on Towns and Town Centres for the next meeting of the group. 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. The meeting will also incorporate the Annual General Meeting of the Cross Party Group.
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 below if you are able to attend.
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
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 Manager
14:25 Any Other Competent Business
14:30 Close of Meeting
Date of Next Meeting: Wednesday 11th December, Towns: Vacant Spaces Made Good