Join us at Callander Summerfest 2019!

Find out what’s on in this year’s Callander & Trossachs Summerfest, which launches its programme today. Summerfest is organised by Callander Community Development Trust, Creative in Callander, Callander Youth Project Trust and Callander’s Landscape, and is funded by Callander Community Hydro Fund, Friends of Loch Lomond & The Trossachs,

May 24th, 2019|Categories: General News, Volunteering|

Drones above Dunmore

Dunmore hillfort, near Bochastle just west of Callander, is a well-known local landmark and nationally important monument. As part of our Archaeology project, the hillfort was recently surveyed using drone-based photogrammetry, a form of aerial survey that allows us to see sites from new perspectives and creates highly accurate

May 13th, 2019|Categories: General News, Archaeology|

Digging into Callander’s History

An exciting range of archaeology workshops and training opportunities are taking place in Leny Woods over the next few months to help us uncover the area’s historic past and unlock the cultural heritage of Callander. Leny Woods is situated at the Highland Boundary Fault and holds archaeological sites from

March 12th, 2019|Categories: General News, Archaeology|

Stars shining bright in Callander

On Saturday 17th November we hosted our first big Callander’s Landscape event as a part of our Dark Skies project – an evening of stargazing at McLaren Leisure Centre. We anticipated that the event would be popular but we were blown away by the support from the community, with

December 4th, 2018|Categories: General News, Dark Skies|

Meet the team

Callander’s Landscape is go! Three new team members, Julie, Ross and Toby, have started and will be supporting Emma Martin who is the Programme Manager. Our new staff have been in post for just over two months now and Julie explains some of the things they have been up

November 1st, 2018|Categories: General News|

Volunteers enjoy a series of archaeology training days as part of Callander’s Landscape

Ever watched Time Team and wondered how to get involved in archaeology? As part of Callander’s Landscape, North Light Heritage and Callander Heritage Society recently ran a series of training sessions to give local volunteers skills in archaeological surveying. Callander’s Landscape is an exciting project that focuses on the dramatic landscapes that

October 11th, 2018|Categories: General News, Archaeology|

Introducing Callander’s Landscape

In March this year, thanks to National Lottery players, £1.43million funding was awarded from the Heritage Lottery Fund to help transform Callander over the next three years. Along with contributions from partners, volunteers and other grant funders, this landscape scale project has a total value of around £2.2 million.

October 8th, 2018|Categories: General News|
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