BOOK NOW – Place Plan Summit 6 June

BOOK NOW – Place Plan Summit 6 June

6-8pm, 6 June 2023. Public meeting, Rugby Club.   FREE to attend – book a seat on Eventbrite. How could Stranraer spend £5 million? We’ve been asking people what they want for Stranraer since last summer. Your input at meetings like this has helped us...
Have Your Say on CitizenSpace

Have Your Say on CitizenSpace

During engagement on the Place Plan, we heard from local people that they’d like to be able to influence decisions without having to go to a public meeting. We applied to the Community Led Vision Fund and secured funding to set up a voting tool called Citizen...
Black Stank Sanctuary

Black Stank Sanctuary

At a public meeting on 23 March at the Rugby Club, guests Nick Chisholm from Dumfries & Galloway Council and Jenny Davies from the Scottish Environmental Protection Agency (SEPA) did a bit of a Show-and-Tell about the Black Stank burn and the  vision to reclaim a...
Park Primary parents talk Place

Park Primary parents talk Place

On a miserable, cold day in March, we set up a Place Plan stall in the foyer of Park Primary and hung around for 4 hours to catch a word with parents and carers turning up (despite the weather) with and without their children for Parents Night. It can be a...
Primary Pupils care about Place

Primary Pupils care about Place

It was lovely to visit Rephad Primary to talk to pupils from different years about their hopes for Stranraer. What a thoughtful bunch of young people. It was interesting to be reminded how important it is at that stage to be able to play safely and without fear from...