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Reading: digital publications

Reading is sometimes an activity we don’t find the time to do enough of. One of the upsides of our current situation is having the ... Click on the title to view more details

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Repurposing an old device for offline use

Our unprecedented global emergency has shone a harsh light on the embedded inequalities in a ‘digital first’ world, with many people not having the luxury ... Click on the title to view more details

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Sporting memories

There are few aspects of our cultural heritage as powerful as sport to create a sense of community and collective memories. Children kick balls and ... Click on the title to view more details

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Staying safe at home

This page will not cover how to minimise your risk of contracting COVID-19 as the official guidance provided by the Scottish and UK governments is ... Click on the title to view more details

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Tips on supporting your community safely

The Scottish Community Development Centre (SCDC) and Public Health Scotland have developed comprehensive advice on how community groups can safely provide support during the COVID-19 ... Click on the title to view more details

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Video calling

During our current lockdown it is not possible to see friends and family who don’t live with us, but video calls offer free face-to-face chats ... Click on the title to view more details

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Virtual gallery and museum tours

With museums and art galleries closed for the foreseeable future, people can still enjoy the collections of many leading institutions from the comfort of their ... Click on the title to view more details

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Virtual zoo and aquarium tours

It is impossible to over-estimate the importance to our wellbeing of interacting with nature and animals. Although this may not be possible during the COVID-19 ... Click on the title to view more details

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