Virtual AGM & Lecture: “Old buildings, why bother?”

Virtual AGM & Lecture: “Old buildings, why bother?”

Join us online for our 65th AGM and a talk by our outgoing President, Simon Green

Notice is hereby given that the 65th AGM of The Architectural Heritage Society of Scotland will be held on Thursday 28 October at 6.00pm via Zoom.

Speakers at the AGM will be the outgoing President Simon Green, the Chairman Martin Robertson and the Treasurer Caroline Roussot.


Our President, Simon Green, is due to stand down after ten years.  We are very pleased that Mary Miers has agreed to stand for election as our next President. Three positions as Vice-President are open for election this year and again we are very pleased that Simon Green has agreed to stand for one of them and that Liz Davidson will also stand for election as Vice-President.

Peter Drummond stands down as a Council Member having served two terms. John Beaton and Jocelyn Cunliffe will stand for re-election, having served since 2018. Iain Wotherspoon (previously our Strathclyde group convenor), Adam Gillingham and Sarah Kettles stand for election for the first time.

Short biographies for all nominees can be found here:  


1. Apologies
2. Minutes of the 64th Annual General Meeting
vote:  approval of the Minutes
3.   Outgoing President’s remarks
4.   Chairman’s report
5.   Treasurer’s report on year ended 31 March 2021
6.   Elections
a.  President and Vice-Presidents
b.  Council Members
vote: approval of nominations
7.   Ordinary resolution:
vote:  “that Messrs Henderson Loggie be re-appointed as Independent Examiners for  the year to 31 March 2022”
8.   Any other competent business


At the conclusion of the AGM, our outgoing President will give a lecture:

“Old buildings, why bother? – a celebration of Scotland’s rich listed and unlisted built heritage.”


Please register as an attendee at the AGM via Eventbrite. A link and password will be emailed to you by Tuesday 26 October.

If you would like to ask a question at the AGM, please submit it in advance to by Tuesday 26 October.



Sketch of Christ Church, Morningside, Edinburgh by Simon Green