Traditional Building Skills – Demonstration 2018 – TH.CARS2 Archive


Promoted as part of Renfrewshire Doors Open Day 2018, over 140 pupils from 6 Renfrewshire High Schools took part in taster workshops in traditional building skills at Abbey Close on 3rd & 4th 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 in partnership with WCS, Paisley Abbey, Paisley Hammermen, CITB, STBF, Stone Federation GB, HES, DYWWest, NFRC and GCHT.

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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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