The Black Watch Castle and Museum, located at have launched a social media platform to showcase the role of their volunteer team. Over the next 12 months, the museum’s blog will shine the spotlight on their volunteers who will talk about their experience of volunteering at the museum. Each month will give the limelight to a different volunteer. Since reopening in June 2013, The Black Watch Castle and Museum’s volunteer team has gone from strength to strength. There is now a team of over 50 volunteers who support staff to ensure the effective running of this historic visitor attraction.
Leanor Blackhall, volunteer coordinator at the museum said: “This project is a way of sharing with our social media followers and the public the contribution that our volunteers give.”