March 14, 2018 at 12:30pm - 2pm

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

As the Year of Young People begins, the meeting topic will be on 'Young People and Towns', focusing on the contribution young people make to towns, and how greater opportunities for young people can be supported and created. 

If you wish to attend, please reserve your place below.

For any queries, please contact Alison Jones, [email protected] 

You can access past minutes and reports from the CPG Towns here



12:30 – 14:00, Wednesday, 14th March 2018
Committee Room 2, Scottish Parliament

Refreshments kindly supported by Global Treasure Apps

12:15              Meet in Parliament reception area

12:30              Light refreshments

12:45              Welcome and Opening Remarks – John Scott MSP, Convener

12:50              Minutes of the Meeting of the Cross Party Group held 6th December. Matters Arising from the Minutes


Young People and Towns

13:00              Introduction - Phil Prentice, Chief Officer, Scotland’s Towns Partnership

13:05              Chelsea Stinson, Children’s Voices Programme Manager, Children’s Parliament

13:15              Young People Treasuring Regeneration

                       Frances O’Neill, Producer, Global Treasure Apps     

13:25              Geoff Leask, Chief Executive, Young Enterprise Scotland

13:35              David McAllister, Communications Manager, PAS

13:45              Discussion

13:55              Any Other Competent Business

14:00              Close of Meeting 

March 14, 2018 at 12:30pm - 2pm
Scottish Parliament
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