News and updates - Historic Scotland and RCAHMS
This section contains all the relevant information and news on the merger between Historic Scotland and RCAHMS (Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland).
RCAHMS & Historic Scotland Merger Announcement - May 2013
Please see news release issued on 08/05/2013
and visit the merger page
for information on the announcement made by Culture Secretary, Fiona Hyslop.
RCAHMS & Historic Scotland Transition Programme - External Update - November 2012
In this update:
New Director of Culture and Heritage
- New Director of Culture and Heritage
- Stakeholder survey
- Getting in touch
Aileen McKechnie has taken up post as Director of Culture and Heritage in the Scottish Government. This is a new post within the directorate for Strategy and External Affairs.
Ian Walford and Diana Murray will continue as joint Senior Responsible Officers for the transition programme and will both report to Aileen on progress.
Many thanks to all our stakeholders who took the time to complete the recent survey, which ended on 23 November.
The feedback collected as part of this process will prove invaluable to the transition process and ODS Consulting will be reporting back on their findings in January.
Comments and queries
If you have any comments or queries, you send them to the dedicated transition programme mailbox: email@example.com
Historic Scotland and RCAHMS update - November 2012 (survey)
Historic Scotland and RCAHMS update - September 2012 Working Together to Secure Scotland's Heritage - August 2012