Transforming urban spaces into people places

Greenspace makes our lives and places better

What we do

ParkPower Project

Developing a strategic, Scotland-wide approach to understanding the green energy potential of parks and greenspaces.


Author: Ian Goodman

Young Placechangers Ideas Fund

Is there anything you and your youth group would like to change about the place where you live, go to school or work?


Author: Ian Goodman


of urban Scots say it’s important to have greenspace in their area


is the area of urban greenspace in scotland – equivalent to area of 22 Loch Lomonds

1 in 4

Scots say the quality of their greenspace has declined in the last 5 years

Get involved

Find and enjoy greenspace

Explore and discover Scotland's wonderful parks and greenspaces using Scotland's greenspace map and MyParkScotland



Support parks

The Scottish Parks Endowment Fund is an easy and simple way for everyone who uses and loves Scotland’s parks to make a donation, large or small, to support our treasured parks.


Author: Ian Goodman

Bags of Help grants

This grant programme will be reopening soon and we will be welcoming applications for in store voting scheduled to commence from January 2020.


Author: Ian Goodman


Project of the Month

  • Glasgow's Sauchiehall Street gets greener

    Our project of the month for Nov is Sauchiehall Street Avenue, the first of Glasgow’s completed ‘Avenues’ featuring a variety of street trees. Read more

  • Building stronger communities block by block

    Project of the Month for October is the Block by Block Foundation an innovative collaboration between Mojang, Microsoft, and UN-Habitat. The Foundation's work integrate the computer game Minecraft into public space planning with communities Read more

  • Green Network Blueprint making connections

    Project of the month for Sept is GCV Green Network's Blueprint. A framework for the creation of a strategic Green Network across Glasgow City Region. Read more