The first event, Local Place Plans: Community Realities and Reflections will be held by the Community Trust at WHALE Arts on Friday 19 May 2023, 10.00am – 1.00pm. It will be a practical workshop targeted to community groups preparing a Local Place Plan. They will cover:
- Easy wins and things to consider at the start
- Outcomes and next steps
- Links to community empowerment
- What does success mean on the community’s own terms?
Attendees are welcome to stay on for the WHALE Arts community meal and a walking tour of Wester Hailes.
There will then be an event with Kinning Park Complex in Glasgow on Monday 22 May 2023, 1.00pm – 4.00pm titled Local Place Plans: Communities and Policy Making, to discuss community experiences of Local Place Plans with policy makers. They will cover:
- Share community experiences in creating their Local Place Plans
- Discuss learning and success factors
- Explore links to development plans, community plans and to community empowerment
- Identify future collaboration opportunities
Facilitation will be provided by SURF and Community Land Scotland.
You can RSVP for the events online here.