He describes his years, from 1935 to 1939, as a student at IFLI
People and organisations can apply to one of two pots: the first mainly for the management and maintenance of projects that were created through IFLI
, and the second to help train people in the skills they need to protect, manage or promote the heritage of the Inner Forth landscape.
's former programme managerTom Churchyard said: 'Working with local people and communities, and using a range of interpretation methods, including arts projects, an app, displays and boards, beacons and markers throughout the IFLI
area, the project aims to ensure that the Inner Forth landscape is recognised by everyone as an important and intrinsic part of Scotland's natural and historic heritage.
The Forth estuary, including IFLI
's area, is of European significance for supporting internationally important wintering and migrating waterfowl, with many designations including Sites of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI), Special Protection Area (SPA), and Ramsar site, which acknowledge the global importance of its wetlands.
is organising the event in partnership with Butterfly Conservation Scotland (BCS), Buglife, The Wildlife Information Centre (TWIC) and Stirling Council.
In a submission to council planners, IFLI
design consultants said: "The proposed site is a sun trap which benefits from a backdrop of mature trees and a foreground of craggy rocks of a highland character.
FALLIN Formation of new access and driveway at Coxpow Farm, HiltonTerrace FK7 7LU for Mr Peter McIlroy; Install beacon consisting of five Corten steel arched viewing beacons with granite slabs to inner arches at Fallin Bing (formerly Polmaise Colliery), Main Street for IFLI
In their submission to council planners, IFLI
consultants said the top of the bing offered 360-degree views and tied in with the story of the bing, its origin and its association with other marker locations.