*STP Members Attend Free!*
Purple Flag is an accreditation process similar to the Green Flag award for parks and the Blue Flag for beaches. It leads to Purple Flag status for town & city centres that meet or surpass the standards of excellence in managing the evening and night time economy (ENTE).
A comprehensive set of standards, management processes and good practice examples designed to help transform with a research, training and development programme, improving a town and city centres ENTE.
9.30 - 10.00 – Arrival
10.00 – 10.15 – Welcome – Chair
10.15 – 11.00 – ATCM Update – Shanaaz Carroll
11.00 – 12.00 – Guest speaker (TBC)
12.00 – 12.30 – Members Update
12.30 – 13.15 – Lunch
13.15 – 14.00 – Purple Flag – The view of an Assessor – Simon Ford – Purple Flag Assessor, Group Manager, Community Safety, Southend, Vice Chair, Institute of Community Safety.
14.00 – 14.30 – Purple Flag – How to write a successful application – Ross Grant, Project Manager, Aberdeen Inspired
14.30 -14.45 – Coffee
14.45 – 16.00 – Round table discussions – please bring any work that you have done to date on Purple Flag or a map of the area that you would like to consider for Purple Flag status. Aim of the discussions is to help you plan what actions are required next with your Purple Flag journey.
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