New Honorary President for the STGA

We are pleased to announce that Sandy Maxwell-Forbes, the current Centre Director of The Great Tapestry of Scotland, has been appointed as the new Honorary President of the STGA. Sandy has been serving as the Centre Director at The Great … Continued

Welcoming Our New Board Members

The STGA are thrilled to welcome our newly appointed board members! Meet: Fergus Halliday (Blue Badge Guide) Robert Bowles (Blue Badge Guide) Wendy Newton (Green Badge Guide, North Highlands) Helen Woodsford-Dean (Green Badge Guide, Orkney) Joining the Chairperson Lyn Brown, Vice-Chair Mariangela Du Chaliot and fellow … Continued

New Green Badge Guides in Shetland

We are thrilled to announce that the ten students who have been training in Shetland over the past year passed their Green Badge exam recently and are currently in the process of becoming fully-fledged Regional Affiliate Members.

Scotland’s Year of Stories – Parliamentary Reception

Lyn Brown, STGA Chair, and Gillian Barrett, Association Manager, attended the Year of Stories Parliamentary Reception on Wednesday 14 December. It was a wonderful opportunity to celebrate stories inspired by, written, or created in Scotland. As tourist guides, storytelling is … Continued

Scottish Thistle Awards 2022

STGA member Kenneth Bramham was honoured and delighted to be asked to join the judging panel for the Best Visitor Attraction Experience for two areas: Lothian and Borders and Central, Fife and Tayside at this year’s awards. The former was won by Camera Obscura and the World of Illusions and the latter by The Helix, Home of the Kelpies.

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