Artist’s Residency Engagement Event

Three award-winning artists are producing a series of new artworks that celebrates Falkirk’s unique urban environment as part of a residency with the Falkirk THI Project. Working as RECOLLECTIVE, ALISON IRVINE, CHRIS LESLIE and MITCH MILLER are currently engaging local people to document the changes and improvements made to Falkirk Town Centre. Their work takes…

New THI Guidance and Learning Resources

The THI Team have been developing three new publications for the public. These include Traditional Buildings Maintenance Guide, Improving Falkirk’s Shopfronts and Falkirk Architecture Learning Resources. These are all now available as pdf downloads via the website. The Traditional Buildings Maintenance Guide and Improving Falkirk’s Shopfronts have been developed to offer guidance to both building and shop owners on how to maintain and…

Public Realm Improvements Start This Month!

This month the THI public realm improvement scheme will start. The year-long £1.467m project represents a significant investment in the physical appearance and appeal of the town centre as a shopping and tourism destination. The scheme works include the repair and restoration of Falkirk’s historic pends and closes, resurfacing of some streets and footpaths and…

20 – 24 Kirk Wynd

20 - 24 Kirk Wynd is a vacant property which was formerly known as Austin's Sports Bar. With the assistance of a THI grant, the upper floors of the building awill be converted into residential use. This is the only THI grant funded project that is bringing vacant floor space back into use. Externally, the…

195 – 203 High Street

These five shops and the building that they sit within are currently being repaired and improved. The exterior of the building will have comprehensive repairs carried out, including re-slating of the roof, repair and renewal of leadwork, stone repairs, re-pointing works and rainwater goods repairs. The chimneys will be repaired and windows will be reinstated…