SMEs and business improvement district teams able to access free scheme to help people cope with the emotional impact and anxieties triggered by Covid-19read more
Members of the public had a roar-some time exploring Lanark this summer through the LoyalFree app. Discover Lanark invited intrepid hunters to track down 20 giant dinosaurs with their family-friendly, Jurassic Lanark Trail.read more
Read on for Christie Frail's third and final blog in the 'Forth Valley Chronicles'.read more
GO Radio presenter Gina McKie is showing off the marvels of Milngavie as part of the Scotland Loves Local campaign.read more
Scottish Library and Information Council have published 'Forward: Scotland's Public Library Strategy' for 2021-2025.read more
A Scottish Government minister has heard how Linlithgow has shone as a “positive beacon of resilience” during the coronavirus pandemic.read more
DWF, the global provider of integrated legal and business services, has appointed five newly qualified solicitors and taken on six new trainee solicitors across its expanding Scottish teams in Edinburgh and Glasgow.read more
The first of four Hamilton BID Markets took place on Saturday 7th August in Quarry Street.read more
Applications for the fund closed at 5pm on Friday 1st October.
Applications are currently being assessed by the Scotland Loves Local II Fund panel.
The fund received more applications than expected and is presently oversubscribed. Therefore, the expected announcement of successful applications is early November 2021.
The £10 million Scottish Government Scotland Loves Local Fund, a multi-year support scheme, aims to encourage people to think local first, supporting businesses and enterprises in their community. A total of £2 million-worth of grants will be available this financial year.
We held a launch and information webinar on Wednesday 11th August with the Minister for Public Finance, Planning and Community Wealth, Tom Arthur MSP and Scotland's Towns Partnership. You can watch the recording here.read more
Pioneering Scottish fintech Miconex has launched a first of its kind digital gifting product for towns and cities, under its new global Love Local brand. The digital gift card will work through the MasterCard network and digital wallet services such as Apple Pay, and is Miconex’s latest initiative alongside EML Payments Limited (ASX: EML).read more
Projects aiming to help transform towns and neighbourhoods could apply to a new £10 million multi-year fund.
To support businesses in the area, Hamilton BID has launched a new market in the heart of the town centre along Quarry Street every Saturday in August, with around 25-30 stalls.read more
Fantastic news for Collective Architecture and City of Edinburgh Council as the Granton Waterfront project won a Pineapple Award on 17th July 2021.