News: Mavisbank House

Mavisbank House: An exciting update by Sarah Baron Mavisbank House, one of the most important ‘Buildings at Risk’ in the United Kingdom, has now been saved by a £5.3 million grant from the National Heritage Memorial Fund. This great Scottish Enlightenment House,...

SGLH visit to Crawick Multiverse: by Lewis Hall

SGLH visit to Crawick Multiverse: by Lewis Hall Coffee and cake upon arrival was all the more enjoyable in the company of trustees Cathy Agnew and Patrick Lorimer, who very kindly took the time to give us a warm welcome to Crawick Multiverse. After some introductory...

Crawick Multiverse: HES consultation

Crawick Multiverse: HES consultation Scotland’s Garden and Landscape Heritage were recently consulted by Historic Environment Scotland on the proposal to include Crawick Multiverse on the Inventory of Gardens and Designed Landscapes in Scotland which recognised the...

Glorious Gardens in East Lothian (GGEL) an update

Glorious Gardens in East Lothian (GGEL) an update When we gathered with volunteers after the summer, we began with an overview of the sixteen or so reports already completed and were encouraged to see how well they were developing. We discussed and noted the pros and...

Bannockburn House – A guided tour of the grounds

A tour of the grounds led by Head Gardener Margaret Pollock Following informative tours of Bannockburn House, guided by passionate and informative volunteer guides, we started the garden tour led by Head Gardener Margaret Pollock in front of the historic Bannockburn...