Get involved with Scotland's Towns Week 2018!
This year Scotland's Towns Week runs from 19 - 25 November. The week-long celebration of the nation's towns, which takes place each November, is an opportunity to collaborate, share best practice, interests and opportunities and ultimately to bring life, vitality and vibrancy back into our town centres.
See below for what's happening in Scotland's Towns Week, and find ways to get involved.
Ways to get involved in Scotland's Towns Week:
There are lots of ways you can celebrate and support your town during Scotland’s Towns Week!
→ Share photos of your town and tell us what makes it unique. Take part in the conversation on Twitter at @ScotlandsTowns, #LoveMyTown and #ScotlandsTowns, or our Facebook page here.
→ Download and display our "Keep it Local" poster. Download here.
→ Tell us about and share any events or initiatives happening in your town during 19 - 25 November. Contact us.
→ Enter an innovative idea for your town in the FutureTown Design Competition.
Whats going on in Scotland's Towns Week 2018
Watch out for special announcements on our website and social media accounts, where we’ll be featuring what our partners are doing to support and promote towns. Key events during Scotland's Towns Week include:
- Launch of Understanding Scottish Places Version 3 (to be announced).
- Announcement of Scotland's Most Beautiful High Street 2018 winner.
- Online voting for FutureTown Design Competition shortlist.
- "Fife Rocks", a campaign by Fife Council to promote local towns during Scotland's Towns Week. #FifeTownsRock
Scotland's Towns Week is also supported by Abellio Scotrail, who focus on connecting Scotland's Towns.
Looking Back: Scotland's Towns Week 2017
The Scotland's towns network came together and celebrated their places during Scotland's Towns Week 2017. A week long celebration of all things towns with events and campaigns taking place across the country. You can look back on some of the key events at the links below, and get inspired for how to take part in 2018!
Photo: launch of Scotland's Towns Week 2017 by the Cross Party Group on Towns and Town Centres
See some key figures speak about Scotland's Towns Week on our YouTube channel:
STP support Scotland's towns throughout the year! Share your good news, events and campaigns with us on Twitter all year round. @ScotlandsTowns