Tag Archives: LRRG

RACCE Committee Stage 1 Report on the Land Reform Bill

First, an apology to any land reform fans out there. I have been a bit remiss in my blogging and this is my first chance to offer a select few words on the Stage 1 Report of the Rural Affairs, Climate … Continue reading

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Land Reform (Scotland) Bill introduced to Holyrood

The much anticipated Land Reform (Scotland) Bill was introduced to the Scottish Parliament on 23 June 2015. Plenty has been written about it already, with analysis by: Andy Wightman (for a Scots and UK audience); Andrew Tickell; Calum MacLeod; Brian … Continue reading

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The Future of Land Reform in Scotland (in 2015)

I went for a walk at the weekend, up Scolty Hill (near Banchory). As you can see, it was a pleasant day, with clear views down to Banchory then along the course of the Dee its mouth at Aberdeen. You … Continue reading

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Get off that land – some academic meandering in the Juridical Review

Another quick “signpost” blog, to direct any readers interested in access rights to my article “Get off that land – Non-owner regulation of access to land” in the most recent edition of the Juridical Review. (NB that link is to … Continue reading

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Land Reform in Review – Aberdeen Symposium

The King once suggested that we might all benefit from a little less conversation and a little more action. As is well known, the King in question was Elvis Presley. What is less well known is that he was talking … Continue reading

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Land Reform Review Group Adviser Appointment

The Scottish Parliament held a debate on land reform on 5 June 2013. Although there have been occasions where Holyrood has blethered about land reform recently (the tenth anniversary of the Isle of Gigha’s community buyout being one such time), … Continue reading

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