Tue 03 Dec, 2013
Mortar and Stone Analysis during the festive period.
Just a quick reminder that we close from Fri 20th December 2013 till Thu 2nd January 2014 If you want mortar analysis carried out and ...
Wed 27 Nov, 2013
Course price increase
We are very sorry but after 1 January 2014, the cost of our courses are going to rise by approximately £ 10 per day. We ...
Fri 22 Nov, 2013
SLCT Email back online
Hurray! Our temporary IT problem with emails is now resolved. If you have sent an email to us in the last four days, please could ...
Thu 21 Nov, 2013
SLCT Email Disruption
Due to an ongoing error with our IT system, we are unable to send or receive email. We are still operating as normal. Any queries ...
Tue 12 Nov, 2013
Watch out for plummeting temperatures!
This weekend saw some very cold temperatures indeed and plenty of freeze thaw cycles to boot!If you have suddenly donned a scarf, hat and gloves, ...
Tue 22 Oct, 2013
Visiting party from Slovenia
Last week was a busy one, with our Director, Roz hosting a visit by three delegates from the Visokošolsko Središče Sežana (Higher Education Centre in ...
Mon 14 Oct, 2013
Limekilns Primary P7 pupils enjoy traditional building skills workshop...
Pupils from Limekilns Primary School visited Charlestown Workshops to help design features and amenities for our development proposals for our Yard Project. Robin Sharp from ...
Wed 09 Oct, 2013
New courses for Civil Engineers dealing with historic masonry structures
We are proud to announce the start of a new range of courses specifically designed to address the repair requirements of historic masonry civil engineering ...
Mon 23 Sep, 2013
Stone Yard Feasibility Study Project
The Scottish Lime Centre Trust is delighted to be appointing Ian White Associates Landscape Architects, Morham and Brotchie Quantity Surveyors and Douglas Wheeler Associates to ...
Tue 17 Sep, 2013
3rd Historic Mortars Conference delegates visit
Over 50 delegates from the 3rd Historic Mortars Conference (organised and hosted by the University of the West of Scotland) descended on Charlestown Workshops for ...
Tue 17 Sep, 2013
Doors Open day at Penicuik House, Saturday, 14 September 2013
Scottish Lime Centre Trust (SLCT) staff again put on building craft demonstrations and ‘have a go’ sessions as part of Penicuik House Project’s 7th Doors ...
Mon 09 Sep, 2013
A busy week ahead...
Roz is the Keynote Speaker at the 3rd Historic Mortars Conference hosted by the University of the West of Scotland. The audience comprises of over ...
Tue 20 Aug, 2013
20% discount for IHBC Members
The Scottish Lime Centre Trust is pleased to announce a 20% discount to all IHBC members (all categories) from 1 August 2013 on our wide ...
Tue 06 Aug, 2013
We are recruiting
We are looking for enthusiastic, practically oriented and organised individuals to be a part of our team as an Admin Assistant and a Training Centre ...
Mon 29 Jul, 2013
Penicuik House Project
We are delighted to announce that following the completion of Phase 1 works at Penicuik House, all the training and education activities have been met ...
Fri 26 Apr, 2013
Buildings Archaeology Training Week @ Penicuik House
Training will involve all aspects of building recording. There will be an introductory talk before each activity explaining procedure and desired outcome. Activities will include: ...
Thu 31 Jan, 2013
Mike Parrett, World Leading Expert on Damp in Buildings, to Deliver Seminar @ SLCT
The Scottish Lime Centre Trust is very pleased to welcome back Mike Parrett, a leading expert in building pathology and dampness investigation, to deliver a ...
Wed 14 Nov, 2012
NADFAS Funding Now Available
The Scottish Lime Centre Trust have again been selected by the National Association of Decorative & Fine Arts Societies (NADFAS) as a partner institution to ...