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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Falkirk’s Stories in Stone!

The architecture of Falkirk town centre is very diverse and many building have a fascinating history. The Falkirk THI invited architecture students from Glasgow School of Art (GSA) to take part in a project looking at the architecture of the town centre in more detail. The students were asked to think creatively about the buildings…

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Pupils Visit Steeple Exhibition

This week Primary 7 pupils from Carmuirs Primary School visited the Our Falkirk Steeple Exhibition in the Howgate Shopping Centre. Last academic year the pupils took part in the Picturing Our Falkirk Steeple Art Project where they explored the history of this local icon through art. Working with artist Susheila Jamieson the pupils from Carmuirs, Laurieston,…

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