News, Features and Events

Wednesday, 15 Jul 2015
Demography News Release

The number of households in Scotland has continued to increase.

Monday, 6 Jul 2015
Image of Germans in Britain exhibition title

An exhibition that highlights the immense contribution by Germans to British life is being shown in Scotland for the first time at the National...

Thursday, 18 Jun 2015
Detail of GD45-26-116 showing the Wellington statue, c 1850s.

The equestrian statue of the Duke of Wellington outside General Register House in Edinburgh gives the National Records of Scotland a unique link...

Wednesday, 10 Jun 2015
Demography News Release Image

Provisional figures for births, deaths and other vital events registered during the first quarter of 2015 are published today by the National...

Wednesday, 20 May 2015
Wallace Letter - Image

 A unique 14th century letter concerning Sir William Wallace, one of the main leaders of the fight against Edward I during the Scottish...