Traditional Building Skills are so important to the future of our historic buildings

29th July 2021

The PHRP Traditional Building Training Plan has been delayed due to the Pandemic but we are trying to reschedule the plan with our training providers . Some courses have been delivered on line , but hopefully soon we will be able to republish the plan with courses and dates .

The Edinburgh Traditional Building Festival is going ahead this year and details can be found on the Scottish Traditional Building Forum website ,

Scottish Traditional Building Forum | 9th Edinburgh Traditional Building Festival (

The work to Penicuik Town Hall continues and the stone mason is busy carving a new decorative panel to replace a badly weathered one on the front facade of the building .

Stone mason busy carving a new panel

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