HHT-Simpson-30.09.15DECEMBER 15 2015 is D-Day for the ambitious £2.5 million plan to refurbish and improve Helensburgh’s Hermitage Park.

That is when the Heritage Lottery Fund will announce its decision on the stage two application by the Friends of Hermitage Park in partnership with Argyll and Bute Council for a grant of that amount.

Alastair McIntyre 25.03.15A History of Garelochhead event took place at the Gibson Hall, Garelochhead, on June 7 2015 from 1-4pm and was hosted by local historian and Helensburgh Heritage Trust director Alistair McIntyre.

Based on a talk he gave to Garelochhead SWRI, in the main it took the form of a series of displays with maps, photographs, documents and explanatory text.

HHT-Gallagher-28.01.15-wTHE inter-linked stories of St Peter’s Seminary and Kilmahew House in Cardross fascinated a large attendance of members at the Helensburgh Heritage Trust January 2015 Open Meeting.

HHT-Leyden-29.10.14-wTHE STORY of the local regiment, the 9th Battalion of the Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders, in the First World War, was told to members of Helensburgh Heritage Trust in October 2014.

HHT-Davis-25.03.15-wMEMBERS of Helensburgh Heritage Trust enjoyed a fascinating talk on the mansions of Cowal at the final open meeting of the 2014-15 winter season in Helensburgh Tennis Club on March 25 2015.

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SOME 44 years of painstaking restoration work to an old dwelling and garden in Rosneath was described to members of Helensburgh Heritage Trust at their November 2014 meeting in Helensburgh Tennis Club.

HHT-Evans-26.03.14-wHELENSBURGH’s postal history was examined at Helensburgh Heritage Trust’s final open meeting of the winter season on Wednesday March 26 2014.

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