Monthly Archives: March 2016

Land Reform 2016

As this term of the Scottish Parliament draws to a close before it breaks for the election, important and much anticipated land reform legislation has been passed. There will be a new Land Reform (Scotland) Act, as soon as Royal … Continue reading

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Access rights: can a landowner charge for a walk in the park?

This blog is an initial reaction to a story in The Herald, The Scotsman and the BBC about the Duke of Buccleuch’s plans to regulate access to Dalkeith Country Park. The BBC story says nothing about Scotland’s modern access laws, … Continue reading

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