Press Release 1: June 2018 - One Dalkeith listening to business.
One Dalkeith, the community-owned development trust, will be visiting local businesses to ask what can be done to support them and improve the town. Around 300 businesses will be contacted within the next few weeks before a more detailed business survey is launched later in the summer.
Press Release 2: Oct 2018 - One Dalkeith meeting businesses with Andy Wightman MSP.
Licensed trade representatives from Dalkeith also invited to Scottish Parliament to discuss Scotland’s night time economy.
Letter posted to all businesses: Nov 2018 - Independent research concerning the future wellbeing of Dalkeith.
One Dalkeith are delighted to announce that we are working with theplaceteam.com to undertake independent research into the current and future well-being of the social and business communities of Dalkeith.
Letter posted to all businesses: Dec 2018 - Community and Business Consultation Update.
One Dalkeith are delighted to announce we have now started our Business and Community Research Consultation in partnership with The Place Team, and local businesses are already responding…so it is important that you have your say!
Business Drop in Session, invitation to all businesses: Dec 2018
One Dalkeith were hosts at an open drop in session at The Water Tower, with an open invitation sent to all business in Dalkeith to find out more about our plans for the future of Dalkeith. Excellent feedback, discussions and contacts were made with business owners and community members who are keen for Dalkeith to collaborate for the mutual benefit of everyone who lives and works here.
Business Engagement Session, invitation to all businesses: Jan 2019 - Invitation to businesses
One Dalkeith invited business owners to attend a business awareness session hosted at The Restoration Yard. Insights into early consultation results with key businesses provided with an opportunity to contribute to this important debate and help shape the future plans for businesses in Dalkeith. The event was attended by local MSP, Midlothian Council representatives and members of One Dalkeith.
Report posted to all businesses: April 2019 - News Update and Plans
Further detailed information about the plans were posted by Royal Mail to all Dalkeith businesses on behalf of the improvement district steering group. The report covered a range of issues about how the plans would be delivered and implemented for the benefit of Dalkeith.
Business owner further opportunity to provide feedback: May to July 2019 - Business Survey
Feedback from the business survey will help shape the future plans for businesses in Dalkeith.
Improvement District Progress Report posted to all businesses: July 2019 - Business Plan Summary
The report contains further detailed information for business owners to review and consider, in advance of an open meeting on 31 July 2019 in the Community HUB.
Business Open meeting announced: 31 July 2019 - Business Invitation via Eventbrite
Along with receipt of the progress report, all business owners have been invited to an open meeting to discuss the plans for the next 5 years.