Category Archives: Sharing

‘Provost Walk, Auchterarder’ – Sharing Best Practice to Improve our Shared Use Paths and Active Travel Routes (14th November 2019)

Our next Sharing Best Practice event is in Perthshire. Join us on a journey along the Provost Walk, Auchterarder to see the work that has happened over the past few years along this multi-use path. Continue reading

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Dumfries Street Design Project’ – Sharing Best Practice to make our neighbourhoods safer, more vibrant and attractive places to live. (4th September 2019)

This Sharing Good Practice Event will showcase the developments that have taken place within the Victorian Quarter area of Dumfries. This event is aimed at anyone wishing to gain a better understanding of the strategic planning, community involvement, partnerships, technical design, … Continue reading

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SOAN Sharing Best Practice Event – Loch Earn Railway Path (LERP), St. Fillans – Sharing Best Practice to improve our local shared use paths and strategic long distance routes

Join SOAN partners for a site visit looking at how we can better develop, design, manage and promote our local and long distance shared use paths. This good practice event will highlight the multi-year, multi-phase development of the Loch Earn Railway Path … Continue reading

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ORN Conference – October 2016

This year the ORN Conference is being held in Scotland which looks like a topic that will no doubt interest SOAN members: Outdoor recreation and active lifestyles – understanding behavioural change. The conference will examine how behaviour influences people’s choices … Continue reading

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December Networking event : The When, How and by Whom in resolving the Path Maintenance Burden, Thursday 3rd December, Drymen

SOAN is partnering with SATIN to bring you a series of workshops based around Maintenance. Maintenance as we know is a topic which is continuing to be at the forefront of our discussions and these workshops will begin to explore how … Continue reading

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3rd Nature and Sport Euro’meet

Why Come to the “Euro’meet” This great conference is a must for those responsible for outdoor and general sports development in Europe who are looking for innovative ways to get people and communities more active especially through the use of … Continue reading

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SOAN Event June 2015: Funding Information and Networking Day

Our next networking event will be held in Cumbernauld on Monday 8th June 2015. Following our hugely successful event in November the membership have requested more targeted information around funding opportunities that could be available to them to deliver path/access … Continue reading

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New SATIN Event: Access Control – A review of guidance and implementation

Access Control – A review of guidance and implementation Tuesday 20th August 2013, 10.00am to 15.00pm, Venue Falkirk Wheel, £40 per person (inc. lunch) The aim of this event is to raise awareness of current guidance available for Access management … Continue reading

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Access Officers – How do you recompense for land taken out of production when putting in paths? The CNPA are extending the Speyside Way. The new route will go through some fields that are stocked (sheep/cattle) at least part, if … Continue reading

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Falkirk Greenspace Inititiative – Thursday 12th September – The Falkirk Wheel

Falkirk Council and Central Scotland Forest Trust have organised an exciting event for Thursday 12th September. Falkirk Council’s Greenspace Initiative is overall winner of the Scottish Awards for Quality in Planning for 2012/13 and they are keen to share our experience. … Continue reading

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