New Lanark to host international touring textile exhibition
New Lanark World Heritage Site will be hosting London’s Fashion and Textile Museum’s international travelling exhibition ‘Artist Textiles - Picasso to Warhol’ from January 26 – April 29 2018 in its new exhibition gallery.
Boys’ Brigade Scotland director John Sharp spoke to Kirsty Paterson about how – and why – the organisation is so proud to be celebrating 100 years of the Junior section this year.
If you know a member of the Boys’ Brigade – and as one of Scotland’s largest youth organisations, the chances are you will – you might have noticed them baking a giant cake, planting 100 bulbs or learning to play marbles.
Energy companies are starting to ask to put up larger turbines as high as 200m on existing wind farms rather than build new developments, and South Lanarkshire Council is now looking at changing its planning guidelines to cope with that change of tack.
Hopes are growing that Lanark might soon be able to boast its very own X Factor-winning superstars in the form of the Cutkelvins after the family trio made it through to the ITV competition’s final stages at the weekend.
A proposed re-drawing of Scotland’s Westminster electoral boundaries could see most of Clydesdale become part of a giant constituency stretching from Carluke and Forth in the north to the English border in the south.