Tags - Communities

Cockenzie House & Gardens

HIH Case Study

29 Jul 2021

Too many people use the word 'unique'. But Cockenzie House & Gardens is just that! In one of Scotland's last Jacobite mansions - a disused nursing home- we have created, as the community wanted, 46...

Scotland’s contribution to the Paris Agreement – an indicative NDC

Blog Post

23 Jul 2021

coverPaul Richardson, Policy Adviser (Agriculture and Climate Change) at Scottish Land and Estates, provides a summary of the Indicative Nationally Determined Contributions, published by Scottish...

Scourie Community Development Company

HIH Case Study

8 Jul 2021

SCDC aims to deliver sustainable project and developments for the benefit of the local community and visitors and thus bring about regeneration. The group has built a sports pavilion used by shinty...

Listen to 'ScotLand Matters: The Scottish Land & Estates Podcast'

News

24 Jun 2021

We are excited to announce the launch of 'ScotLand Matters: The Scottish Land & Estates Podcast', which is now available to listen to for free on major streaming platforms.

The podcast is available...

Enter the Helping it Happen Awards 2021

News

10 Jun 2021

Our Scotland-wide Helping It Happen Awards, which are once again sponsored by GLM, recognise the role of estates, farms and rural businesses who are helping rural Scotland thrive.

Whether through...

Get outside this National Walking Month

Blog Post

25 May 2021

In this blog, our Digital Communications Officer Calum Henderson discusses the benefits of getting outside. As well as highlighting some of the issues with careless access being taken in the...

SLE & NFUS call for PDR extension

News

26 Apr 2021

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By extending permitted development rights (PDR), rural Scotland can benefit from staycations and curb dirty camping.

This was the message from landowners, land managers and farmers as Scottish Land...

Land managers plea for those visiting the Scottish countryside

News

23 Apr 2021

Please come and visit, but respect nature while you are here.

That was the message from land managers, farmers and rural businesses as pandemic restrictions are loosened across Scotland, said...

Five key benefits of a Scottish Land & Estates Landowner or Manager membership

Blog Post

9 Apr 2021

In this blog, our Membership Coordinator Nadia Flaherty highlights five of the advantages and perks available to land managers as part of an SLE membership. Whether you are an existing member or are...

Time to recognise rural Scotland’s achievements

News

30 Mar 2021

People across rural Scotland who have helped their business and surrounding communities flourish, are being urged to enter the 2021 Helping It Happen Awards.

Organised by Scottish Land & Estates...

Rural land managers ahead of the game on land reform

News

24 Mar 2021

Rural land managers are ahead of the game on positive engagement with land reform guidance, Scottish Land & Estates said today.

After a review was published by the Scottish Government regarding the...

SLE says Livestock Attack Bill is good news for farmers

News

22 Mar 2021

The imminent passage of legislation to deal with dog attacks on livestock is a hugely welcome move for rural Scotland, Scottish Land & Estates said today.

The rural business organisation has thrown...