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.
Press release, Tuesday 11 August 2015: Volunteers and visitors to ancient Abbot House are producing a short film about the heritage centre before it closes to the public later this month.
Press release, Monday 27 July 2015: Local children have spent their summer creating sculptures and short films to celebrate Edinburgh’s past and present.
The children from the Canongate Youth Group have captured their urban area through cameras and cardboard!