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    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.
    Threave daffodils
    Thrill at Threave’s daffodil trails
    Stop by the National Trust for Scotland’s Threave Garden in Dumfries and Galloway soon to see one of Scotland’s best daffodil displays.
    Scotland's heritage needs you
    Help the heritage of Scotland, by standing as a Trustee for the National Trust for Scotland.
    Mr McGregor
    Award for Castle Fraser Gardens Cat
    A dedicated feline who’s prowled the paths at the National Trust for Scotland’s Castle Fraser Gardens for 16 years is having his service recognised by the charity on Wednesday (1 April). Despite the date, this is not an April Fool.
    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.
    CEO Kate Mavor and the team at Newhailes
    First steps to restore Newhailes flower garden
    National Trust for Scotland Chief Executive Kate Mavor and pupils from Stoneyhill Primary were relocating snowdrops yesterday (Thursday 19 March) at the historic Newhailes estate in Musselburgh, as the first step in restoring its flower garden.
    Trust volunteers happier than most
    The first ever study of happiness amongst its volunteers has found that they are roughly seven per cent happier than the average person, says the National Trust for Scotland.
    Wild land
    Open Letter Submitted to Scottish Govt
    Public trust in the planning process around major infrastructure developments in Scotland is at an all-time low.
    Burns by The Little Artists
    The real face of Burns - a new exhibition
    Next month, in the wake of Hogmanay and a month of Burns suppers, when there is such a strong emphasis on tradition and the poetry of Burns, the Robert Burns Birthplace Museum in Alloway aims to shift the focus.
    Leave no trace - abide by the Scottish Outdoor Access Code
    This summer has seen an increase in reported cases of littering by irresponsible campers at countryside locations across Scotland.