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    Slaughter at sea?
    Richard Luxmoore, the Trust’s Senior Nature Conservation Advisor recently raised concerns about the disastrous consequences for seabird populations resulting from a proposed network of wind turbines off the east coast of Scotland.
    Google Trekker tracks Trust trails
    The National Trust for Scotland has joined forces with Google Maps to map some of the Trust’s most stunning countryside for virtual visitors all over the globe.
    Culzean Castle
    Culzean free for anniversary memories
    Visitors will enjoy free entry to the National Trust for Scotland’s Culzean Castle and Country Park on Saturday 9 and Sunday 10 May as part of events to mark its 70th anniversary as a Trust property.
    Pitmedden Garden
    Pretty Pitmedden ready for spring
    The National Trust for Scotland’s Pitmedden Garden and Museum of Farming Life opens its doors to visitors on Friday 1 May.
    Helen Sayles and Sir Moir Lockhead
    Trust Chairs unveil 600 year-old stair
    The newly-appointed Chairman of the National Trust for Scotland, Sir Moir Lockhead and Helen Sayles, the Chair of the Trust’s US Foundation visited drum Castle on yesterday to see how one of Scotland’s oldest surviving wooden stairs has been conserved and placed on display.
    Alloa Tower handover
    Alloa Tower is a landmark for Trust
    The 14th century Alloa Tower in Clackmannanshire is to be the first heritage property acquired by conservation charity The National Trust for Scotland in seven years.
    Dick Balharry
    Tribute to Dick Balharry
    It is with deep sadness that we learn of the passing of Dick Balharry, a longstanding Council Member of the National Trust for Scotland and interim Chairman between 2009 - 2010.
    Drum Cellar
    Drum study sheds light on bats’ sleeping secrets
    A study carried out over the winter by expert conservationists from the National Trust for Scotland at Drum Castle in Aberdeenshire has shed light on the mammal’s mysterious winter hibernation behaviour.
    Actéon meets Tam o' Shanter and Burns to Bernstein
    The Ayrshire Opera Experience and the National Trust for Scotland’s Robert Burns Birthplace Museum present the 2015 tour of the first opera to be translated into the Scots language, Actéon Meets Tam o' Shanter, followed by Burns to Bernstein, a medley of songs and arias.
    Drum Garden
    Get snap happy to mark Drum’s stint as Chelsea Fringe’s first Scottish venue
    The National Trust for Scotland’s Drum Castle near Aberdeen has launched a garden photography competition to celebrate being selected as the first ever Scottish venue for the Chelsea Fringe.
    Easter visitors
    Trust breaks Easter egg records - again
    The National Trust for Scotland is reporting its busiest Easter ever - again. Almost 31,000 children took part in its Cadbury Easter Egg Trails from Friday 3 to Monday 6 April - an increase of over 11 per cent on last year's numbers.
    Inverewe in bloom
    Inverewe Garden bouncing back into bloom
    The National Trust for Scotland’s stunning Wester Ross Inverewe Garden has opened its gates to the public once again and is gearing up for another bountiful summer.
    Duncan McNab
    Folk singer follows father footsteps to make music at Moirlanich
    The National Trust for Scotland’s Moirlanich Longhouse turned unlikely recording studio on Easter weekend, as a folk musician recorded a song inspired by the experiences of his father who had lived there briefly in 1928.
    Drum art gallery
    Contemporary art comes to Drum
    The £30 million redevelopment of Aberdeen Art Gallery has led to an innovative collaboration bringing modern art to an historic country castle.
    Victor Brierley
    Celebrate World Whisky Day at Sea!
    The National Trust for Scotland’s Shadows of St Kilda cruise will set sail on the 14 May 2015 for a week around the Western Isles.