Catrine Walks – community built heritage walk ‘app’

Catrine Walks – community built heritage walk ‘app’

Catrine is a small village in East Ayrshire with a fascinating history in the textiles industry. Sadly, not many people have heard of Catrine, certainly not compared to the nearby and better-preserved World Heritage Site of New Lanark. Catrine Community Trust has been...
Lessons from Bannockburn

Lessons from Bannockburn

It’s ok, this is not a Scottish Independence Referendum blog post… The National Trust for Scotland’s Battle of Bannockburn Visitor Centre  opened in 2014, the 700th Anniversary of the battle itself. I was lucky enough to visit and get a...
Inspiring days

Inspiring days

I’m sure people in all professions value opportunities to get together to “talk shop”; whether it’s teachers’ inset days, pharma sales rep conventions or IT tech shows. But there’s something about working in the cultural sector that...