Heritage and History

The 2017 Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology, running from 1 January to 31 December, is a celebration of Scotland’s people, our distinct culture and traditions, our historic landscapes, attractions, icons, as well as our hidden gems and amazing stories.

From World Heritage Sites to ancient monuments, listed buildings to historic battlefields, cultural traditions to our myths, stories and legends, 2017 is the year to explore Scotland’s fascinating past. Discover how this past has shaped the thriving Scotland we know today and its future, with its proud and welcoming spirit.

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The Bathroom Company celebrates quarter-century of customer satisfaction

Perth-based The Bathroom Company celebrates an impressive 25 years in business this year. The company forms part of The Haddow Group, which includes Haddow Bathrooms, LW Haddow Plumbing & Heating, Kitchens2 and Perthshire Biofuels. Haddow Group has grown…

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TAY CITIES DEAL HEADS OF TERMS SIGNED

Partners in the £700 million Tay Cities Region Deal have gathered in Perth to sign up to deliver the Heads of Terms for the agreement. Representatives…

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New place story for Perth highlights city's renewed ambition

Ambitious plans to make Perth one of Europe's great small cities will take a major step forward this week with the launch for the first…

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