Two large standing stones, part of the Ring of Brodgar

We’re changing.

On 1 October 2015, Historic Scotland and the Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland, who have been recording and managing the Historic Environment for over a century, became Historic Environment Scotland.

Did you know that we now have:

To find out more about our new organisation and how we intend to shape the future, watch this short welcome by the Chair of our Board, Jane Ryder OBE:


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Donna Laidlaw

Donna works in the Digital Team and looks after our websites, making sure they are kept up-to-date. She's also managed several projects, including the new Edinburgh Castle website.