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.

Record, research and share your LGBT+ places in Scotland during LGBT History Month 2017!
Press release, Monday 19 September 2016: Public invited to see ‘the Edinburgh that never was’ as part of Doors Open Days.
Press release, Wednesday 13 April 2016: Scotland’s Urban Past are recruiting heritage lovers to investigate and record tiny urban buildings across the country
Share your LGBTIQ+ experiences, stories and histories with Scotland's Urban Past as part of LGBT History Month 2016
Press release, Thursday 3 December 2015: The search is on to find Scotland's best civic project and civic champion for 2015!
This blog post by Carol Stobie summarises Scotland's Urban Past in Aberdeen and some of the ideas that came out of the event on Tuesday 1 September 2015.
Hi! I'm Neil Gregory, Executive for Scotland's Urban Past, and this is my first blog for this website.
Press release, Friday 5 June 2015: New project launched to celebrate Scotland’s diverse urban landscape.