May 16, 2017 at 1:30pm - 4pm

Looking for some practical advice and inspiration for your PR, place-branding or communications strategy? Then come along to this exciting CPD learning event from Scotland's Towns Partnership!

Hear from media experts and local case studies that will leave you feeling equipped and inspired to find your town's USP, grab the headlines, or make a cutting-edge film. Get top tips from Morrison Media Strategies, Newsquest Media Group, Enterprise Screen, Explore Largs BID, and Scotland's Towns Partnership. Network over refreshments with town stakeholders from diverse sectors, and discuss strategies for your town. Don't miss out - book today!

This event is free for STP Members, and £60 (inc VAT) for non-members: 

Non-Members can purchase tickets here.

STP Members can RSVP below

If you have any queries, please contact [email protected] 



1330​ Networking and Coffee

1400 ​Welcome: "Finding your USP and using it!"

Phil Prentice, Scotland’s Towns Partnership

1415 ​"Grab the Headlines"

John Morrison, Morrison Media Strategies: branding and selling your town and developing positive media relationships.

Gordon Stevenson, Head of Digital, Newsquest Scotland & Northern Ireland: capitalising on new media​.

1445 Q & A with John and Gordon

1455 ​"Towns on Film"

John Hamilton, Manager, Explore Largs Business Improvement District - Case Study: Largs

Brendan Smith, Creative Director, Enterprise Screen

1525 ​Q & A with John and Brendan

1535 "Town therapy!" Top up your coffee and work through ideas, queries, challenges with speakers & fellow participants

1600 Finish

May 16, 2017 at 1:30pm - 4pm
Architecture & Design Scotland, Edinburgh
Sponsored by Supporting Scotland's Towns
Sponsored By Supporting Scotland's Towns