News & blog

Scotland’s heritage volunteers named in nationwide shortlist

Press release Thursday 15 September 2016: Shortlist for second annual Scottish Heritage Angel Awards announced

LGBT History Month: Glass Bucket, Dundee

Guest blogger Bob Cant describes his discovery of gay Dundee in the 1970s.

Newbattle Abbey College - Sharing Our Heritage

Charlotte Johnson tells us how Newbattle Abbey College, Dalkeith, are delving in to their fascinating military past.

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!

A conference for Scotland's heritage communities

Audience Development Officer Carol Stobie talks about the recent Scotland's Community Heritage Conference 2015 and highlights some of the community-led projects who presented at the event.

Five Scottish community groups making a difference to our urban heritage

This blog post by Hetty Lancaster looks at some inspirational community groups who save, protect and promote their local urban heritage.

Scottish Heritage Angel Awards 2015 winners announced

Press release, Friday 29 September 2015: Scotland’s first ‘Heritage Angels’ have been named at an inaugural awards ceremony.

Exploring Aberdeen’s Urban Past

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.

Tain's Urban Past

Discover more about the history of Tain and working with Scotland's Urban Past in this blog post by Richard Littlewood.

Scotland’s town and city dwellers should hit record on Scotland’s Urban Past.

Press release, Friday 5 June 2015: New project launched to celebrate Scotland’s diverse urban landscape.