September 28, 2016 at 2:00pm - 4:30pm

Looking for some practical advice and inspiration for your PR and Communications strategy?

An exciting new event, running for the second time, from STP in partnership with East Ayrshire Council that will leave you feeling inspired to find your towns' USP, grab the headlines and to make a cutting edge film to deliver your messages.

Hear from experts in journalism and film making and from grassroots case studies to help you connect further with your local audience and to attract your local community and visitors from outwith the region to your town centre. Read more about our speakers.

This session will also introduce you to the opportunities available with Visit Scotland including 'Scotland's Community' and iKnow case studies.  There is a key role that destinations, towns and communities can play and benefit from by ebracing existing technology to enhance Scotland's offer locally and world wide.

Click here to view agenda, read more about the event contributors and book below.

The Herald - Scotland's Towns Media Series

The Herald are great supporters of our towns. STP and the Sunday Herald have partnered up again this year to raise the profile of Scotland's towns through a series of pullouts in the Sunday Herald paper. Check out the 2015/16 series here. 

Enterprise Screen

Enterprise Screen helped STP to develop the celebratory film 'A Year in the life of Scotland's Towns' and worked closely with Explore Largs to deliver an effective advertising campaign using film. We are excited to welcome their expertise in advertising through film.

Enterprise Screen create high-impact video that will really help to establish and promote your brand: delivering your message. Using proven project management experience, broadcast industry production methods and our skilled, core staff to deliver professional and dynamic videos that focus on your ideas and your objectives.

Explore Largs

Largs Matters delivered an extremely effective film advertising campaign to promote their town and a number of events.

Largs Matters' principal aim.... Is to create a more vibrant, viable and sustainable town centre for Largs. Explore Largs is using the Business Improvement District (BID) model to improve an area of Largs covered by the business community. Read more about their recent triumph: Digital Media Boosts Largs Visitors


Working closely with private businesses, public agencies and local authorities, Visit Scotland work to ensure that visitors experience the very best of Scotland and that the country makes the most of its outstanding tourism assets and realises its potential.


  • markets Scotland to all parts of the world to attract visitors.
  • provides information and inspiration to visitors and potential visitors so they get the best out of a visit to Scotland.
  • provides quality assurance to visitors and quality advice to our industry partners to help the industry meet - and strive to exceed - visitors' expectations.

Read more about our partners and speakers here! 


This event is free for STP Members, who can RSVP below.
Tickets for non-members are £60, and can be purchased here.

September 28, 2016 at 2:00pm - 4:30pm
WG13, Kilmarnock
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Sponsored by Supporting Scotland's Towns
Sponsored By Supporting Scotland's Towns