New Chair for the Trust

After 12 years, Patrick Mark has stepped down as Chair of the Trust. Under his chair­man­ship the Trust has been involved in a range of projects, includ­ing the cel­e­bra­tion of the quin­cen­te­nary of Scotland’s print­ing indus­try in 2008, the pub­li­ca­tion of the cen­te­nary his­to­ry of the Scot­tish print­ing employ­ers’ organ­i­sa­tion in 2010, and most recent­ly the fundrais­ing project in sup­port of the 1907 Crieff ‘Cos­sar Patent Flat Bed Web News­pa­per Print­ing Machine’, now in the col­lec­tions of Nation­al Muse­ums Scot­land.

His role as Chair has been tak­en on by Bob Hodg­son, for­mer­ly Direc­tor of Graph­ic Enter­prise Scot­land. Patrick remains as a Trustee.