Let’s shout about it

Let's shout about it

Falkirk Delivers award winning ‘Let’s Shout About it’ strategic objective

Highlights include:

  1. Funny in Falkirk Comedy Festival
  2. Free after 3 parking initiative
  3. Mi App
  4. Bairnsfest
  5. Fairtrade Zone
  6. First Friday Monthly Farmers’ Market
  7. Charities Day
  8. Pirates & Princesses Parade
  9. Falkirk Rocks Music Weekend
  10. Christmas Light Switch On
  11. Santa and his Reindeer
  12. Visit Falkirk Tourism Partnership
  13. Shop, Eat and Play Local Campaign – partnership with the Falkirk Herald
  14. Winter Sparkle Magazine
  15. Town Centre Tear-off Maps
  16. Steeple 200 Exhibition and Celebrations
  17. Townscape Heritage Initiative (THI) partnership project
  18. Social Media

 

Resulting in

  1. Improvements to the physicality of the town centre where over £5m will be spent through the THI on improving key properties and areas of public space in a specifically defined area of the town centre.
  2. Falkirk becoming one of the first towns in Scotland in becoming a Fairtrade town, and later being awarded the Fairtrade Zone Award for the whole of the area.
  3. Attracting new visitors to the town centre, raising Falkirk’s profile and increasing the awareness of Falkirk as a visitor destination.