News

You can keep up to date here with all the latest news concerning SGLH. Reports on recent events, progress with our projects, planned meetings and lectures… you will find it all here.

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RBGE Location Map

RBGE Location Map

Our 2019 AGM is being held at the Royal Botanical Garden Edinburgh.Click on button below to download location map (PDF).

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HES Consultation

HES Consultation

In February '19 SGLH were invited to a workshop facilitated by the Built Environment Forum Scotland (BEFS) to prepare a response to draft HES policy document Principles and Practice for Designation - specifically focussing on Annex 4: The Inventory of gardens and...

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Conservation News

Conservation News

For better or worse, the early months of the New Year have seen the culmination of several long-running conservation cases for Scotland’s Garden and Landscape Heritage. These include the outcomes of appeals for a large-scale tourism, leisure and housing development at...

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Seeds of Blood and Beauty: Scottish Plant Hunters

Seeds of Blood and Beauty: Scottish Plant Hunters

At our joint ‘Spring Lecture’ on 15 March 2018, with Friends of The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, Author and journalist, Ann Lindsay, set out to explain ‘how a handful of Scots have hunted out and introduced into the West, more plants from around the world than all...

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Glorious Gardens – the Second Stage is under way

Glorious Gardens – the Second Stage is under way

Scotland's Garden and Landscape Heritage's Glorious Gardens project is entering its second stage.  The purpose is to produce a conservation strategy for the historic designed landscapes of the Clyde and Avon Valleys based on site records, researched and written by a...

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Contractor/Consultant New Lanark and Falkirk, Scotland

Contractor/Consultant New Lanark and Falkirk, Scotland

Closing date 11/8/17 Contractor/Consultant to develop a Conservation Strategy and Landowners guidance notes for the historic landscapes of the Clyde and Avon landscape partnership area (CAVLP)(2017-18) and the Falkirk Council Area (2018-19) Scotland's Garden and...

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New Physic Garden at the Palace of Holyroodhouse

New Physic Garden at the Palace of Holyroodhouse

SGLH welcomes the plans for a new public garden which have been announced by the The Royal Collection Trust.  Inspired by the original physic garden that was situated in the Palace grounds, it will be situated behind the Abbey Strand.  Follow the link above to read...

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Glorious Gardens visits Ayrshire

Glorious Gardens visits Ayrshire

Horticultural heritage was under discussion in Ayr recently.  SGLH met up with the Ayr and Arran Plant Heritage group in Ayr to hear about SGLH's project, Glorious Gardens, currently operating in the Clyde and Avon Valley and the Falkirk Council Area.  Project...

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SGLH AGM 7th May 2016

SGLH AGM 7th May 2016

The AGM of Scotland's Garden and Landscape Heritage took place on 7 May at the Glasite Meeting House, 34 Barony Street, Edinburgh.Click on button below to download the Minutes of the AGM 2016 (PDF).

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Dean Valley Regeneration company established

Dean Valley Regeneration company established

Dean Valley Regeneration Limited was established as a charitable company [SC046270] on 19 January 2016. At the instigation of a stakeholder's steering group set up on 7 January 2013, The Dean Valley Designed Landscape Conservation Statement was commissioned by...

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