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We teamed up with LGBT Health and Wellbeing, the Scottish Civic Trust and Our Story Scotland to make a map showcasing the important places in Edinburgh for LGBT+ communities. Artist Holly Summerson is creating the final map and shares her thoughts on mapping LGBT+ places.
Ahead of LGBT+ History month, SUP team member Nicky Imrie looks at the importance of place and memory on identity.
A joint Scotland's Urban Past and HES youth project has won a national heritage award.
Press release, Monday 19 September 2016: Public invited to see ‘the Edinburgh that never was’ as part of Doors Open Days.
Press release Thursday 15 September 2016: Shortlist for second annual Scottish Heritage Angel Awards announced
Press release, Wednesday 18 May 2016: New community-curated exhibition marks centenary of the 'Garden City'.
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
Scotland's Urban Past celebrates its first year in this blog post by Project Manager Chiara Ronchini.
Press release, Thursday 3 December 2015: The search is on to find Scotland's best civic project and civic champion for 2015!