Steeple Golden Cockerel Returns!

The ‘Cock o’ the Steeple’ has returned to its perch! If you were on the High Street yesterday you may have seen something shiny at the foot of the Steeple. The Steeple cockerel was returned to the iconic local building after repairs and re-gilding. The restoration and conservation work to the Steeple is still on…

Falkirk Public Realm: Have your say!

Our plans for improvements to the Public Realm are now ready for public consultation. We would like to hear your views on these improvements, such as proposed new surfacing and lighting on Vicar Street, Kirk Wynd, Manor Street, Cow Wynd and the historic lanes and closes. We will be in the Howgate Shopping Centre from…

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…

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,…