Community Blog Post

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.
The importance of LGBTIQ+ safe spaces in Scotland's towns and cities is highlighted in this blog post about intangible heritage by playwright and performer Jo Clifford.
Guest blogger Jaime Valentine describes the LGBT heritage activities and resources of the OurStory Scotland project.
Guest blogger Jim Mylles reflects on his memories of Alva.
Charlotte Johnson tells us how Newbattle Abbey College, Dalkeith, are delving in to their fascinating military past.
This blog post by Hetty Lancaster summarises her volunteering experience with Scotland's Urban Past.
This blog post by Hetty Lancaster looks at some inspirational community groups who save, protect and promote their local urban heritage.
Discover more about the history of Tain and working with Scotland's Urban Past in this blog post by Richard Littlewood.