Craft Town Scotland, West Kilbride - winner of a  Year of Creative Scotland 2012: Creative Place Awards (population under 10,000).  The Scottish Government committed to a series of focus years running from 2010 to 2013 to ensure co-ordinated national activity to spotlight some of Scotland’s great assets as we journey toward 2014 and a second year of Homecoming. Creative Scotland has been chosen as the key partner to work alongside Visit Scotland, EventScotland and VOCAL in delivering the The Year of Creative Scotland 2012.

Craft Town Scotland was joint winner of the Ayrshire Business Awards 2011 Rural Enterprise Category (Sponsored by Ayrshire LEADER)

Craft Town Scotland became an accredited VisitScotland Visitor Attraction in 2006 and was awarded a 3 star grading in 2008

The West Kilbride Craft & Design Initiative (now known as Craft Town Scotland) was the regional (Scottish) winner of the Department of Trade and Industry sponsored Enterprising Britain 2006 competition, a search for the most enterprising place in the UK.

The West Kilbride Craft & Design Initiative (now known as Craft Town Scotland) was the national winner of the Department of Trade and Industry sponsored Enterprising Britain 2006 competition, a search for the most enterprising place in the UK.

The West Kilbride Craft & Design Initiative (now known as Craft Town Scotland) was the overall winner, category of 'Place', in the Scottish Urban Regeneration Forum's Annual Best Practice Awards 2006.