We are delighted to be participating in Edinburgh Doors Open Day this weekend. Due to COVID-19 there will be no physical access to buildings. Instead, you can find out more about us from the comfort of your own home by watching this short film about our work.
The General Lighthouse Authorities of the UK and Ireland – Trinity House, the Northern Lighthouse Board and Irish Lights – will discontinue their Differential GPS (DGPS) service in March 2022. The GLAs made this decision after carefully considering the results from an extensive consultation carried out with stakeholders and service users. They will cease transmission .. Read more
The Northern Lighthouse Board (NLB) has joined major employers from across the UK maritime sector in pledging its support for apprenticeships despite all the pressures resulting from the COVID-19 outbreak.
Shetland’s oldest lighthouse, Sumburgh Head, features in VisitScotland’s Sketching Scotland series; a campaign to inspire future visitors to Scotland as COVID restrictions ease. The lighthouse is located on the southern tip of the Shetland Mainland and offers awe-inspiring views of surrounding wildlife, nature, and the North Sea. The Sketching Scotland series highlights 20 of Scotland’s .. Read more