News & blog

All the latest news about Scotland’s Urban Past, our upcoming events and project updates.

We regularly update this page with the news from Scotland’s Urban Past (SUP), the latest findings from our community projects, information about our upcoming events and guest blog posts from our online community of Urban Detectives.

You can also become a guest blogger yourself.

On Monday 25 April, the Scotland's Urban Past Youth Forum invited you to Dance through the Decades and celebrate 100 years of youth culture at their first annual youth-led event.
On Thursday 21 January 2016, Youth Forum member Georgia Vullinghs joined the Scotland's Urban Past team at schools in Rosyth to deliver education activities and training. Find out more in her blog post.
This blog post by Alexandra Nicolae, Youth Forum Member, is about the day Made in my Toun, BFI’s Britain on Film archival movie screening project, arrived in the small and quiet town of St Andrews.
On Wednesday 21 October, Scotland's Urban Past and pupils from Todholm Primary School got outdoors to explore. Read more in this blog post from our Youth Forum members.
On Thursday 29 October, Youth Forum members volunteered with a Dig It! 2015 event in Edinburgh. Read more in this blog post by Sami Binnie.
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