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.

If you have some news that you would like to share with the SGLH community, why not send it through to info@sglh.org?

Conservation News: Dumfries House Estate

Conservation News: Dumfries House Estate

Conservation News: Dumfries House Estate SGLH were pleased to respond to a recent consultation request from Scottish Forestry with regard to an area of woodland just outside the boundary of the Dumfries House Inventory Garden and Designed Landscape.  You can read our...

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Conservation News: Craigengillan LTFP

Conservation News: Craigengillan LTFP

Conservation News: Craigengillan LTFP Scottish Forestry recently sent a consultation request to us at SGLH with regard to proposed amendments to the Long Term Forestry Plan (LTFP) for Craigengillan Estate, East Ayrshire.  The designed landscape, included on Historic...

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Conservation News: Rosneath, Argyll & Bute

Conservation News: Rosneath, Argyll & Bute

Conservation News: Rosneath, Argyll & Bute We were pleased to respond to a recent consultation request from Forestry Commission Scotland in relation to the garden and designed landscape at Rosneath, Argyll and Bute. SGLH were happy to see that the application...

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Conservation News: Traquair House, Scottish Borders

Conservation News: Traquair House, Scottish Borders

Conservation News - Traquair House, Scottish Borders SGLH were recently consulted by Forestry Commission Scotland with regard to a woodland creation scheme within the Traquair House Inventory Garden and Designed Landscape, Scottish Borders.  The inventory entry for...

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Conservation News: Murthly & Strathbraan LTFP

Conservation News: Murthly & Strathbraan LTFP

SGLH were pleased to respond to a recent consultation request from Forestry Commission Scotland concerning plans to adjust their Murthly & Strathbaan Long Term Forestry Plan (LTFP).  The area of forestry lies within the area of the Murthly Castle Inventory Garden...

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Conservation News: Rowallan

Conservation News: Rowallan

Conservation News: Rowallan SGLH were pleased to be consulted by East Ayrshire Council with regard to a planning application affecting the Rowallan Inventory Garden and Designed Landscape.  We were pleased to be able to offer some design advice in relation to the...

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Conservation News: Dumfries House

Conservation News: Dumfries House

Conservation News: Dumfries House SGLH were recently consulted by East Ayrshire Council with regard to proposals for erection of a timber framed shelter to provide outdoor classroom space, installation of a new pedestrian bridge to access the new shelter and creation...

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Conservation News: Bolfracks Estate Woodland Creation

Conservation News: Bolfracks Estate Woodland Creation

Scotland’s Garden and Landscape Heritage were consulted on a Forestry Grant Scheme application which may impact on Bolfracks and Taymouth Castle designed landscapes, both of which are included in the Inventory of Gardens and Designed Landscapes in Scotland by Historic...

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Eighteenth Century Scottish Studies Society

Eighteenth Century Scottish Studies Society

Book Proposal: The Eighteenth Century Scottish GardenChapter proposals are invited for The Eighteenth Century Scottish Garden, a projected volume in the ECSS Studies in Eighteenth-Century Scotland book series published by Bucknell University Press – see...

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Conservation News: Dumfries House

Conservation News: Dumfries House

SGLH were recently consulted by East Ayrshire Council on the proposed extension of a play area at Dumfries House.  You can read the full consultation response letter here.

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Conservation News: Culross Abbey House

Conservation News: Culross Abbey House

SGLH were recently consulted by Fife Council on the proposed change of use from former reservoir tank and erection of two storey extension to form dwelling house with associated vehicular access and parking to a former Reservoir North of Culross, Fife.  You can read...

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