Workshop 2: The Strategies

After having collectivelly defined a set of themes, we took a step foward and asked: “Where would you imagine possible theme-based interventions and programmes being developed in the future?” Large scale maps were provided for participants to directly draw and plot specific narratives and routes based on the themes produced in workshop 1. We adapted a technique known as Appreciative…

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Workshop 1: The Themes

The Resilient Borders project is essentially about community participation in imagining a sustainable future for Galashiels and the Central Borders. Looking far ahead, we asked some fundamental questions about how the town can transform itself to provide high levels of social support, well payin g skilled jobs, great new tourism opportunities and a low carbon future. Building on the work…

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