Historic Environment Scotland



Mosaic wins HLF grant for urgent repairs to Glasgow church bell tower

Mosaic Architecture + Design has secured a grant of £93,400 from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HL ...

Published 2 April 2019

New thermal survey reveals extent of damage to Mackintosh’s Hill House

State of the art survey techniques have revealed the severity of water damage to Charles Rennie Mack ...

Published 18 March 2019

And finally... 3D digital model offers unique view of ancient Glasgow

Historic Environment Scotland (HES) has published a new 3D digital model of Fossil Grove in Glasgow, ...

Published 14 March 2019

The Princess Royal unveils historic library’s transformation into new homes

A new chapter has started for Coatbridge’s historic Carnegie Library after a £2.5 millio ...

Published 7 March 2019

And finally… Appeal for information on life of Scots architect 51 years after her unsolved murder

Historians have appealed for help in piecing together the life and work of a Scots pioneer of female ...

Published 5 March 2019

Sutherland’s Kylesku Bridge awarded A-list status

Drochaid a' Chaolais Chumhaing / Kylesku Bridge in Sutherland has been awarded Category A status by ...

Published 14 February 2019

Move to make conservation of historic Millport buildings more affordable

North Ayrshire Council has announced changes to a building repairs grant scheme which will make cons ...

Published 9 January 2019

Erskine Bridge joins the A-list with new architectural designation

The landmark Erskine Bridge has been listed as a Category A structure. The crossing, one of only th ...

Published 30 November 2018

Diageo tables plans to upgrade Glenkinchie visitor centre

Plans have been formally submitted to “significantly expand” the visitor centre at Lowlands dist ...

Published 12 October 2018

Up to £90m invested in regeneration of Central Govan

Glasgow City Council has outlined the ongoing success of the regeneration of Central Govan, with inv ...

Published 4 October 2018

And finally... 3D digital surveys of Forth Bridges to inspire learning

A major new educational resource has been unveiled utilising 3D digital surveys of the three Forth B ...

Published 3 October 2018

Highland Spring refused permission to demolish landmark Perthshire hotel

Proposals by bottled water producer Highland Spring to build new Perthshire headquarters have been r ...

Published 11 September 2018

Clark Contracts begins £6.1m transformation of David Livingstone Centre in Blantyre

Construction work is underway on the much anticipated £6.1 million Birthplace Project to transform ...

Published 7 August 2018

Engine Shed celebrates successful first year

Scotland’s dedicated building conservation centre, The Engine Shed, celebrates its first birthda ...

Published 3 July 2018

Esh Construction proud to see Engine Shed project shortlisted for RICS award

Esh Construction has spoken of its pride after seeing its pioneering work on Stirling’s new buildi ...

Published 19 April 2018