Category Archives: World Heritage

Celebrating World Town Planning Day 2016 and the Scottish Awards for Quality in Planning

Hello, World Town Planning Day 2016 Today marks World Town Planning Day, an annual event which has been running since 1949, where planners from across the globe engage in activities to raise awareness about the importance of planning in their … Continue reading

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Old and New Towns World Heritage Site Management Plan review consultation results

Almost 600 of you took part in our July survey on the Old and New Towns of Edinburgh World Heritage Site- a great response, thank you! We wanted to understand more about the strengths and weaknesses of the Site to … Continue reading

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Edinburgh World Heritage Site consultation – update

Hello again, We’re bringing a quick update on the Old and New Towns World Heritage Site consultation.  There’s only two more weeks to go until the end of the consultation… We’ve had over 400 responses since the consultation began at … Continue reading

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World Heritage at the Pavilion

Hello again, On Tuesday morning Katie and I joined Jenny and Chloe from the World Heritage team at the Edinburgh Pavilion, Pop-Up Cities expo on the Mound.  They are working on the review of the management plan for the Old … Continue reading

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Old and New Towns of Edinburgh World Heritage Site…

… have your say. This is your opportunity to have your say on how the Old and New Towns of Edinburgh World Heritage Site should be managed. The consultation opened on Friday 1 July and will run until 1 August 2016. We’ve … Continue reading

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Meadows Festival – the feedback!

We were at the Meadows Festival to kick-start consultation on both the Old Town and the New Town Conservation Area Character Appraisals. Luckily for us, it was one of the sunniest Meadows Festivals we can remember! We were very pleased to welcome more than … Continue reading

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World Heritage and Conservation Areas – The Meadows Festival 4 & 5 June 2016

This year we’ll have a stall at the Meadows Festival to kick-start consultation on both the Old Town and the New Town Conservation Area Character Appraisals.  We’ll be there both days and will be keen to get your views on … Continue reading

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