Vacancy | River Culture Curator | Southern Uplands Partnership [Filled]

River Culture Curator p/t 0.8 (30 hrs per week) £35,000 (£28,000 pro rata) This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced project co-ordinator / curator, with a background in culture and the arts, to oversee delivery of a varied and innovative cultural programme. Connecting Threads is the cultural strand of Destination Tweed, a multi-part landscape […]

Scottish Borders Green Summit


The Scottish Borders Climate Action team are pleased to announce the Scottish Borders Green Summit happening on Thursday 14th March between 10am – 3pm at Tweed Horizons, Newton St Boswells. For more info and to book your place scan the QR code or click

All the latest news in our March newsletter

Welcome to the latest projects update from the Southern Uplands Partnership team. It feels like it has been a long, damp winter, rather than one with a more seasonal carpeting of snow, but we hope you are now enjoying the early signs of spring – snowdrops, catkins, and skeins of geese migrating back north. Over the […]

The Southern Uplands Partnership shares in £7.6m boost to transform Scotland’s nature

A project to restore upland habitats for black grouse and other iconic upland species has been awarded a share of £7.6m from the Scottish Government’s Nature Restoration Fund. ‘Undoing the Silence of the Uplands’ has been awarded £33,000 to develop the project theme of improving habitats for black grouse with landowners across five core areas […]

Energy Efficiency Supply Chain report just released

Energy Efficiency Supply Chain (October 2022): Report on Energy Efficiency Supply Chain Development in the Scottish Borders. Work undertaken under the UK Community Renewal Fund by Southern Uplands Partnership Services Ltd – Developing Construction Sector Supply Chains Towards Net Zero CRF Report SUPSLtd October 2022

A look back at 2022

Before we move on into 2023, we thought it would be nice to pause and take a moment to look over the Southern Uplands Partnership’s work over this past year. It has certainly been a busy period for the core team and all the various SUP led and hosted projects. A year chock full […]

National Award for the South of Scotland Golden Eagle Project

It has been such an exciting year for SUP and all the projects it is involved in. The latest exciting news is the South of Scotland Golden Eagle Project has just been named Scottish project of the year in the National Lottery awards. A massive well done to all the team for this well deserved […]

Upper Tweed: Beer & a Blether

Coming up on 16th December – part of Connecting Threads: Tweed River Culture winter programme for the Upper Tweed: Beer & a Blether will be held at the newly renovated Wee Crook, next to The Crook Inn! ‘Come along to enjoy a drink and share your stories of Tweedsmuir around the fire with storyteller Luke […]