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13 March 2009

Historic Scotland announce new Head of Development Assessment Team

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Historic Scotland has appointed Barbara Cummins to lead it’s Development Assessment Team which advises on Development Planning, Strategic Environmental Assessments and Environmental Impact Assessments. She joins after 12 years at the City of Edinburgh Council where most recently she oversaw the Listed Buildings and a Major Projects Teams. Barbara is a member of the Royal Town Planning Institute and recently gained an MBA from Edinburgh University.

http://www.historic-scotland.gov.uk/largetext/news_search_results.htm/news_article.htm?articleid=22032

12 March 2009

Culture Meeting - comment piece by Michael Russell

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As Scots we are right to be proud of our country and its outstandingly rich and diverse culture. From the earliest examples of human hand to the iconic landmarks of Scotland’s great industrial heritage, our historic environment is second to none. And it is a heritage that enjoys world acclaim. Scotland’s five World Heritage Sites of the Heart of Neolithic Orkney, Edinburgh Old and New Towns, New Lanark, St Kilda and now the Antonine Wall are a clear demonstration of how highly regarded Scotland’s heritage is by the international community.

http://www.historic-scotland.gov.uk/largetext/news_search_results.htm/news_article.htm?articleid=22023

10 March 2009

Ministers mark world heritage success

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Culture Minister Michael Russell MSP and Barbara Follett MP, Minister for Culture, Creative Industries and Tourism, will today (Tuesday, March 10) visit the UK’s most recently inscribed World Heritage Site, The Antonine Wall. The most northern frontier of the Roman Empire was named of global significance by UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee in July last year. This will be the first time that the two Culture Ministers have met.

http://www.historic-scotland.gov.uk/largetext/news_search_results.htm/news_article.htm?articleid=21987

6 March 2009

A whisky worth coming home for

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One of Scotland’s finest single malt whiskies is available at a specially reduced price during March and April in support of the Year of Homecoming. Homecoming Scotland 2009 is the largest-ever celebration of our national culture –and whisky is among its core themes. Historic Scotland is providing visitors with an especially warm welcome to three of its attractions by cutting 35 from the price of its 56.3% proof Dallas Dhu 24-year-old Cask Strength whisky.

http://www.historic-scotland.gov.uk/largetext/news_search_results.htm/news_article.htm?articleid=21966

12 February 2009

A spectacular celebration marking the Treaty of Perpetual Peace

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Tickets are now available for Historic Scotland’s biggest-ever event, especially designed to mark the Year of Homecoming, which is part-funded by EventScotland. To celebrate the 2009 Year of Homecoming, Party at the Palace 1503 will see two days of colourful pageantry on 23 and 24 May.

http://www.historic-scotland.gov.uk/largetext/news_search_results.htm/news_article.htm?articleid=21776

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