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The Impact of Tourism in Galashiels, Melrose and Abbotsford.

9th November 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Borders Book Festival at Abbotsford

A Cultural Tourism Nexus

This event will look at how tourism is impacting the Galashiels, Melrose and Abbotsford area, and how attracting visitors can help with local economic and community development. Research from the University of Aberdeen will be presented which is part of an EU funded project SPOT: Social and Innovative Platform on Cultural Tourism. There will be two events; a talk will be hosted online (2nd November), and a workshop will be hosted in-person in Galashiels (9th November).

The online event will be hosted via Zoom Meeting. The In-person event will be hosted at the Great Tapestry of Scotland Gallery, 14-20 High St, Galashiels TD1 1SD. 

Booking is required for both events, the  register for the in-person event in Galashiels click here. To register for the online event click here.


9th November 2021
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Great Tapestry of Scotland
14-20 High Street
Galashiels, TD1 1SD
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