Helping It Happen Awards 2019

Tickets are now on sale for our Helping It Happen Awards Dinner & Ceremony. Join us for an inspiring evening celebrating rural success!



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Wildlife Estates Scotland

The Wildlife Estates Scotland (WES) initiative aims to promote the best game and wildlife management practices and raise standards across the industry

Wildlife Estates Scotland

Helping Rural Scotland Thrive

For over 100 years, Scottish Land & Estates has been the voice of landowners and rural businesses throughout Scotland. Find out more about what we stand for...

Helping Rural Scotland Thrive

Latest SLE News

Affordable homes landlords should have access to funds to help with energy efficiency

13 Sep 2019

Private Landlords who commit to providing affordable housing should be given the same...

Bew Review funding boost welcomed by SLE

5 Sep 2019

Scottish Land & Estates has welcomed news that Scottish farmers will receive an extra £51...

SLE welcomes convergence funding announcement

4 Sep 2019

Following on from today’s announcement by the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Sajid Javid,...

Upcoming SLE Events

Helping it Happen Awards Dinner & Ceremony 2019

It is with great pleasure that we invite you to join us at the Helping it Happen National Awards at the Sheraton Hotel on the evening of Wednesday 2 October 2019 . Following a successful year in 2018, the Helping It Happen Awards return for 2019. The National Awards aim to highlight the work of local estates and land-based businesses who help their...

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From The Blog

Meet the Helping it Happen finalists: Tourism Award

Just in case you haven’t heard of our Helping It Happen Awards before, it’s probably best to kick off this series of ‘Meet the finalists’ with a


This week on our blog, the National Wildlife Crime Unit tells us a little more about their social media campaign, Undisturbed. The campaign, which

How Our Members Are Helping It Happen

Nature Tourism at Ardtornish Estate

Located on the Morven peninsula, Ardtornish Estate is strongly focused on its future as a ‘nature tourism’ destination and has put sustainability and conservation at the heart of its operations. The landscape consists of a wide range of habitat types including several Sites of Special Scientific Interest and is home to rare species such as eagles, pine martens, otters and Scottish wildcats. In 2017, a major study was commissioned into ecological...