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Scotland’s heritage volunteers named in nationwide shortlist
Press release Thursday 15 September 2016: Shortlist for second annual Scottish Heritage Angel Awards announced
PAST EVENT: Become a Borders Urban Detective
Learn how you to research and record your local landmarks at this interactive workshop in Hawick.
Awards seek out Scotland’s ‘Heritage Angels’
Press release, Friday 10 June 2016: Scottish Heritage Angel Awards 2016 open for entries.
Urban Detectives sought to record a tiny piece of Scotland’s history
Press release, Wednesday 13 April 2016: Scotland’s Urban Past are recruiting heritage lovers to investigate and record tiny urban buildings across the country
Glasgow Women's Library Collections
On International Women's Day 2016, guest blogger Alice Andrews outlines the diverse and inspiring collections held at Glasgow Women’s Library, which document activism, achievements and the work of women through the ages.
Frederick Douglass and Women Abolitionists, Scotland
Exploring the links between US black and British female emancipation in Scotland's towns and cities.
Rainbow cities: celebrating LGBTIQ+ community heritage
Share your LGBTIQ+ experiences, stories and histories with Scotland's Urban Past as part of LGBT History Month 2016
Happy Birthday Scotland's Urban Past!
Scotland's Urban Past celebrates its first year in this blog post by Project Manager Chiara Ronchini.
Nominations open for My Place Awards 2016
Press release, Thursday 3 December 2015: The search is on to find Scotland's best civic project and civic champion for 2015!
Launch of the Festival of Architecture 2016
Press release, Wednesday 2 December 2015: The Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland launches a year-long festival celebrating the best of Scottish architecture.
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