Printing Apprenticeship at Smail’s

The Nation­al Trust for Scot­land is to offer an appren­tice­ship in print­ing, in part­ner­ship with His­toric Scot­land. This has been made pos­si­ble by Skills for the Future, a UK-wide project financed by the Her­itage Lot­tery Fund, which offers work-based train­ing for peo­ple from all walks of life to gain voca­tion­al skills in the her­itage sec­tor. […]

Robert Smail’s archive

The archives at the Nation­al Trust for Scotland’s print­ing works in Inner­lei­then, Robert Smail’s, give a unique insight into the oper­a­tion of a small busi­ness in the nine­teenth and ear­ly twen­ti­eth cen­turies. Smail’s are in the process of cat­a­logu­ing and con­serv­ing this archive, and have begun put some of this archive online. Robert Smail’s is […]