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Community Summit in Stranraer
MAJOR conference aimed at tackling Wigtownshire's drugs problem
is to be held in Stranraer, the Free Press has learned.
event being billed as a Community Summit will look
to bring together representatives from a variety of agencies,
such as the police, council, voluntary groups, health and
education services. Students from Stranraer Academy are set
to get involved too.
conference is being planned by council chiefs who say they
want to keep the momentum going in the battle against drugs.
Although the summit is unlikely to be a public meeting, organisers
are looking for interested parties to get involved either
by nominating themselves or by being invited along.
council are looking at what they have done and what they
can do in the future on this issue," said a council
added that the summit will be held in Stranraer sometime within
the next six months but "hopefully much sooner than that".