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Creative Place Awards Ceremony 2015
Launched in 2012, the Creative Place Awards recognise communities where people work together to celebrate and promote their town, village or area through the arts and culture. - enabling them to build on their strengths and to try new things.
Nine Scottish communities have been shortlisted across three categories:
• The three communities shortlisted to win £50,000 are: Aberfeldy, Bathgate and Moniaive.
• The three communities shortlisted to win £100,000 are: Forres, Isle of Arran and Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park.
• The three communities shortlisted to win £125,000 are: Banchory, Fort William and Stornoway.
The winners will be announced at an awards ceremony on Wednesday 10 June 2015 at Falkirk Town Hall, Falkirk. Falkirk has been selected as the host of this year’s awards after winning a Creative Place Award in 2014. The ceremony will include an opportunity to celebrate the work of the nominees, hear from past winners and enjoy performances from Falkirk’s Creative Place Programme.
I would to invite you to join the nominees, the Cabinet Secretary for Culture Europe and External Relations, the Creative Place Jury and Creative Scotland at the event:
Falkirk Town Hall
18:00 Pre-event Reception
Coaches will be available at the end of the event to transport guests to Falkirk’s two train stations.
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Creative Scotland is Scotland's lead development agency for the arts, screen and creative industries. Visit our website at www.creativescotland.com.