Our press releases and news items relevant to our objectives

05/09/2017 Scotland’s Got the Bottle
Enthusiastic backing for Scottish Government on Deposit Return

30/06/2017 Scottish Government plans to commission options for a Scotland-specific deposit return system for drinks containers
Announcement by Roseanna Cunningham MSP, Scotland’s Cabinet Secretary for the Environment

07/03/2017 Fight for Scotland’s Natural Beauty Summit to be held in Stirling
SCNP has organised an important summit in Stirling on the case for protecting and enhancing the special natural beauty of Scotland’s landscapes

22/02/2017 “Landmark moment” as Coca Cola back deposit return for Scotland
Coca Cola have announced their support for a deposit return system for cans and bottles in Scotland

12/01/2017 Scottish Campaign for National Parks – the campaign steps up a gear

03/06/2016 Hill tracks campaign – can you help?
A call to walkers to report on hilltracks

18/03/06/2016 National Parks would boost Tourism in economical fragile rural areas 
More National Parks for Scotland  

24/09/2015 More National Parks Neither Costly Nor Complex
Possible Governance Models

04/09/2015 Landscape Campaigner to Cycle from Gretna to John o’Groats
John Mayhew’s Big Bike Ride

06/08/2015 How Will the Rural Borders Benefit from the New Railway?
APRS Members Day on 3rd October 2015 in Galashiels

15/02/2015 Scottish Charities Petition for more National Parks
For Parliamentary Petition

20/01/2015 Landscapes for Everyone
Launch of new landscape vision by partnership of charities

17/12/2014 John Muir Centenary
More National Parks is the Best Way to Honour John Muir’s Outstanding Legacy

18/11/2014 “Scotsman” Article
Director John Mayhew argues for more National Parks

24/10/2014 More powers for the Scottish Parliament
Scottish Environment LINK submission to Smith Commission

15/08/2014 The Future of Galloway’s Landscapes
APRS Members’ Day on 23 August 2014

05/06/2014 Pentland Hills Regional Park
APRS supports Pentland Hills Regional Park Extension

30/05/2014 New President
Colin Prior appointed President of APRS

28/05/2014 National Parks
Scottish Government Block on New National Parks Criticised

08/05/2014 Call for More National Parks in Scotland
John Muir Conference Fringe Event

06/02/2014 New President for APRS
Colin Prior to be new APRS President

21/10/2013 Scotland’s Beauty at Risk
APRS commends this report by John Mackay

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