New Town Centre Tour Guides!

After months of preparation, our new Tour Guides are ready to start! Next month our 8 new Guides will deliver walking tours of Falkirk’s historic town centre for the first time. The Guides have achieved a lot over the last couple of months. They have completed their training with the Scottish Tour Guide Association and…

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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…

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Falkirk THI Training Programme 2016/17 – book now!

  The Falkirk THI Training Programme for 2016/17 is now available to view at the following link: Falkirk THI Training Programme Come along and learn more about looking after your traditional building with free seminars on property maintenance issues such as tackling damp, repairing draughty windows, and organising common repairs. We are also offering heavily subsidised training…

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Last Chance to Apply

Are you interested in applying for a THI grant? If so please get in touch if with the THI Project Officer. The grant application process for building projects is closing on Friday 2nd September 2016. All grant applications for THI funding need to be submitted before this date. Applications received after 2nd September will not…

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Falkirk Steeple Restoration Work About to Start

Refurbishment work of Falkirk’s iconic Steeple is set to go ahead. Starting later this month £748k refurbishment work will be carried out by award-winning Glasgow based specialist conservation company Land Engineering over a 39 week period.

Situated in the High Street of the town, the current landmark stands approximately 140 feet high and has dominated the town’s skyline for over 200 years.

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