Local businesses across the Falkirk Council area are being invited to the latest Falkirk Area Tourism Network event taking place at Callendar House, Falkirk on Wednesday 30th May between 5:45pm and 8:15pm.

Organised by Falkirk Council, the free event is open to any business that has a role in tourism or is interested in expanding into the sector.

Attendees will hear from tourism experts such as Sheila Gilmore from VisitArran and Patrick O’Shauhnessy, Industry Manager, Visit Scotland who will be providing an insight on how businesses can perform better digitally plus local business representatives and will feature case studies and updates on how tourism is being taken forward locally. There is also an opportunity for local businesses to network with each other.

Councillor Robert Spears, spokesperson for Tourism, Leisure and Culture said: “Any business that is looking to capitalise on the growing tourism market will benefit from attending this free event.

“There are some great speakers who will share their experiences and it will also provide a chance for local businesses to hear more on what is being done to promote tourism in the local area and how they can get involved.”

Places for the event must be pre-booked via Falkirk Council’s Eventbrite Page or for more information contact