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Welcome to our new Development Manager

We’re pleased to welcome Linsay Chalmers to Community Land Scotland, who joins us as our new Development Manager. Linsay will be working to promote and encourage the take up of community land ownership across Scotland and to support peer-to-peer learning and networking among community landowners. Linsay previously worked for Edinburgh Social Enterprise Network where she… Read more »

In memory of Simon Fraser

It is with great sadness that we have learned of the death of Simon Fraser, a towering figure in the world of community land ownership. Without the insights, personal commitment and legal work of Simon Fraser the community land ownership movement would not have made the progress it has made to date. Simon was behind… Read more »

*Prize Draw* Support community landowners. Explore the West Coast

Enter the new year with a chance to win £50 vouchers for Caledonian MacBrayne – explore Scotland’s stunning west coast, and visit some of our member communities Individuals across the UK, and further afield, who believe in building a more diverse model of land ownership for Scotland and supporting community land ownership, have signed up as Community Land Scotland Supporters…. Read more »

New Year Reflections from the Chair

As we find ourselves in the early days of 2016, I think this is a good opportunity to reflect on all that has been achieved by Community Land Scotland during the past year. A huge amount of work has been undertaken in terms of input to the Community Empowerment Act, the development of the Land Reform… Read more »