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Patron, President and Vice Presidents

Patron

The Patron of the National Trust for Scotland is HRH The Prince Charles, Duke of Rothesay.

His Royal Highness takes a close interest in the Trust's responsibilities, from work to protect traditional buildings, to growing beautiful gardens and stewarding our countryside places.

He re-opened Craigievar Castle in Aberdeenshire in 2010, following the completion of a pioneering project to reharl the famous pink castle in traditional materials.

HRH Duke and Duchess of Rothesay at Craigievar Castle
HRH Duke and Duchess of Rothesay at Craigievar Castle

President

The position of President is currently vacant. The Trust will be seeking to appoint a new President at the Annual General Meeting taking place on 18 September 2021.

Vice Presidents

The Duchess of Fife

Professor Hugh Cheape

Simon Fraser

Professor Michael Scott-Morton