greenspaces are ...

creative spaces

inspirational spaces encouraging
creativity in an outdoor setting

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greenspaces are ...

breathing spaces

oasis of calm amidst city
bustle, a place to unwind

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greenspaces are ...

celebration spaces

gathering places where people come
together for events and activities

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greenspaces are ...

growing spaces

productive places that nourish
and sustain communities and individuals

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greenspaces are ...

healthy spaces

inviting places which
encourage us to get active

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greenspaces are ...

learning spaces

natural grounds for lifelong learning

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greenspaces are ...

living spaces

attractive spaces on our doorsteps

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greenspaces are ...

meeting spaces

communal places encouraging
communities to come together

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greenspaces are ...

play spaces

safe places where children
can adventure and explore

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greenspaces are ...

purposeless spaces

it could be more than
a boring green desert

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greenspaces are ...

stalled spaces

meanwhile greenspaces instead
of derelict eyesores?

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greenspaces are ...

wild spaces

informal places that welcome
nature back to our cities

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greenspaces are ...

working spaces

attractive places where
people want to live and work

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greenspaces are ...

your space

the greenspace on your doorstep
how will you get involved?

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greenspaces are ...

wasted spaces

use your imagination...
this could be a community garden,
a play space ...

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We have a team of Community Enablers who are happy to support you in making your application:

You can find out more about our role here

Caroline Crawford, Community Enabler – covering Edinburgh, East Lothian, Fife, Midlothian, Scottish Borders, South Lanarkshire and West Lothian email

Emma Halliday, Community Enabler Co-ordinator – covering East Renfrewshire, Glasgow City, Inverclyde, North Ayrshire, Renfrewshire and South Ayrshire email

Rita Callander, Community Enabler – covering Aberdeen City, Aberdeenshire, Angus, Dundee, Perth & Kinross, Orkney Islands and Shetland Islands email

Sue Wyllie, Community Enabler – covering Clackmannanshire, Dumfries & Galloway, East Ayrshire, East Dunbartonshire, Falkirk, North Lanarkshire and Stirling. email

Tamara Hedderwick, Community Enabler – covering Argyll and Bute, Eilean Siar, Highlands, Moray and West Dunbartonshire email