Council’s help for event organisers

DOES your organisation run events in Angus – large or small?

Would you benefit from meeting other event organisers in the area and sharing tips and experience?

The Angus Event Organisers Network, launched in July, is now up and running.

You can find useful resources, contacts and templates to help with planning and running an event on the web pages at

There is also a facebook page to act as a forum for those running events to share info, best practice and experience as well as accessing up to date relevant info relating to events. Search for Angus Event Organisers Network or become friends with ‘Yvonne Angus’ to join.

The first meeting of the network is now set for Tuesday (October 16), at 6.30pm in Angus House, Forfar when Louise Connor of Angus College is going to talk about one of the topics identified by the members of being of interest - a using social media for marketing their event.

Whether you already use facebook or twitter or are entirely new to social media, this event is for you. Any groups interested in attending should e-mail

And it’s a chance to meet other event organisers.