Arts and Culture

  • Celebrating #HHA2017 with Stories, Stones and Bones

    25th October 2017 by

    Lucy Casot, Head of Heritage Lottery Fund Scotland, blogs about this year’s edition of the ‘Stories, Stones and Bones’ festival and its links with 2017 Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology. In the Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology, thousands of people have been introduced to heritage as exciting new projects have opened the doors to…

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  • Scottish International Storytelling Festival and #HHA2017

    19th October 2017 by

    Open Word – Open World   Donald Smith, Director at the Scottish International Storytelling Festival, blogs about this year’s edition of the Festival and its positive links with 2017 Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology. Storytelling is the art of connection. Though the mind can be persuaded, humans only act when emotion and imagination are…

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  • Discovering Scotland’s heritage through digital learning

    8th May 2017 by

    2017 is the Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology – an excellent opportunity for people of all ages to celebrate and learn more about Scotland’s heritage and cultural assets. Our World Heritage Day celebrations on 18 April, led in Scotland by Dig It!2017 and supported by EventScotland, encouraged people across the country to learn more about…

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