Traditional Building Skills Demonstration 2017 – TH.CARS2 Archive

September 2017

Promoted as part of Renfrewshire Doors Open Day 2017, over 70 S2 pupils from 4 Paisley High Schools took part in taster workshops in traditional building skills at Abbey Close on 4th & 5th Sep. Led by tutors from West College Scotland and Historic Environment Scotland, pupils were able to try stone letter cutting, natural roofing, joinery, leadwork and painting & decorating. In addition, pupils were given a short tour of Paisley Abbey by Abbey volunteers. The event was also supported by STBF, CITB, NFRC, the Stone Federation GB, the Paisley Hammermen and DYW West.


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Paisley TH.CARS2 Project Team
Regeneration and Economic Development Service
Chief Executive Services
Renfrewshire Council
Renfrewshire House
Cotton Street
Paisley PA1 1WB


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