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Include 2 Me Club - Scotland Loves Local Awards 2023

Isn't this great news!

All the best to Include Me 2 Club!

We’re Finalists in the Scotland Loves Local Awards 2023 - As the shortlist is revealed today! The finalists have been announced for the third annual Scotland Loves Local Awards. People, businesses and community organisations are in the running for the accolades after being nominated by those who have seen and felt the positive impact of their efforts. The awards are organised by Scotland’s Towns Partnership (STP) as an extension of Scotland Loves Local, the drive for people to build stronger communities by choosing local and getting behind people and organisations in their area. The achievements of all of those shortlisted will be celebrated at a ceremony to be held at The V&A Dundee on Tuesday November 28th, hosted by popular STV presenter Sean Batty. STP Interim Chief Officer Kimberley Guthrie said: “Our team never fails to be amazed by the dedication, determination and innovation which make our communities great – and are making them stronger for the future. Our shortlisted entries fly the flag for creativity, entrepreneurship, sustainability and so much more. “I can’t wait to hear more about the difference they make. My thanks to our sponsors for making these awards possible. Enterprising Communities * Include Me 2 Club, Barrhead * GALE Centre, Gairloch * The Furniture Project, Stranraer Read the full list of nominee’s: Paul McIlvenny, Chairperson of Include Me 2 Club said “We’re delighted to be shortlisted for our work in our local communities, transforming two disused and abandoned buildings into thriving community hubs, social enterprises and thriving spaces in Barrhead. Where our projects deliver services and impact to our members, families and wider communities. Developing strong partnerships and relationships with our local business improvement district, community groups, partners and local authority. It’s fantastic recognition for all the hard work, effort and time that goes into the development of our local communities, but mostly the impact directly on our members removing the barriers, hurdles and blockers to provide a safe and sustainable space for them at the hearts of their communities”. Read more about our work: Scotland's Towns Tom Arthur MSP Kirsten Oswald MP all about Barrhead East Renfrewshire Council Sean Batty Barrhead News #lovelocalawards2023


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