Penicuik Explorer Trail

If you are out and about and with the family (safely of course) in Penicuik Town Centre you could down load our free Penicuik Explorer Trail leaflet and have a go at answering some of the questions. Please click here to down load the leaflet.Please feel free to put up any photographs you take or… continue reading »

Paper Prisoners

The story of the French prisoners of war in the Penicuik Paper Mills during the Napoleonic war is continuing to develop.For more detail information please click here to download the article by Sean Watson the Project archivist . Two more cartoons , the one above shows the French prisoners making model ships out of bone… continue reading »

Three Training Plan Seminars postponed

Due to the present crisis it has been agreed that the first three seminars in the Training Plan , on April 15th , May 23rd and June 10th be postponed until later in the year.See attached plan

Training Plan Exhibition

An exhibition advertising the Training Plan has been erected in the shopfront window of 4-6 High Street . This advertises the schools traditional construction skills training and the seminars and workshops for contractors, building professionals, and home owners starting in April 2020, through to early in 2021.Due to the current crisis with the cornonavirus however… continue reading »

New Training Plan Brochure Now Available!

Penicuik Heritage Regeneration Project has commissioned FREW Conservation to deliver a package of traditional building skills training workshops and seminars.  The format of each course is slightly different but generally consists of a combination of lectures, discussion, practical demonstration and some hands-on-work. If you are interested in attending any of the courses, please book via… continue reading »

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