Tag: project

  • Scots distillers announces new visitor experience project in China

    ANGUS Dundee Distillers has announced it is building a malt whisky distillery and visitor’s experience in Chun’an, China. Construction work is now underway on the project, located in the picturesque setting of the Thousand Island Lake, an area popular for the exceptional natural beauty of its lakes and mountains. Spanning a site of over 20…

  • Assistant Curator appointed for National Gallery bicentenary project

    CURATOR and producer Laura McSorley has been appointed as one of four Assistant Curators to work on a commission by artist Jeremy Deller. McSorley has been appointed by the National Gallery to work on the commission by the Turner Prize-winning artist for it’s Bicentenary year The Triumph of Art, a UK-wide performance work, will mark…

  • Pioneering project captures stories of LGBTQ+ youth

    “First of its kind” national archiving project underway LGBTQ+ young people across Scotland have lent their voices to a first-of-its-kind social history project that will preserve their experiences, stories and hopes for the future.   This is part of LGBT Youth Scotland’s (Un)Seen, (Un)Heard initiative, which is capturing, collating and conserving the stories of LGBTQ+ young…

  • Scots landmark in £90k renovation project following grant award

    A SCOTS landmark is undergoing significant renovation after receiving a hefty £90,000 grant from a public body. Historic Environment Scotland (HES) have awarded St Michael’s Parish Church in Linlithgow, West Lothian grant funding to renovate their iconic Crown of Thorns spire.   HES has given the church funding to repair the internal timbers and replace the…

  • Plant from before WW1 revealed in discovery project

    THE NATIONAL Trust for Scotland has completed the second phase of its three-year project to document the plants across its 39 major gardens. The three-year PLANTS project has so far identified over 60,000 plantings since the project began in 2022. Auditing 32,420 plantings across Scotland this year, the National Trust for Scotland has found a…

  • Tenants champion pioneering tech project

    Co-production at the heart of Scottish housing provider’s technology project TWO tenants from one of Scotland’s leading housing providers have taken on vital ambassador roles in a pioneering technology project aimed at enhancing digital care within the housing and care sector. Alice Bayne and Peter Paton, tenants at Bield’s West Port development in Linlithgow, have…