On 21st of March 1859 The Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh opened.
On 6th of December 1768 the first edition of Encyclopaedia Britannica was published in Edinburgh.
The grave of Malvina Wells born in Grenada in 1805 can be found in Edinburgh with the Scottish family she worked for.
On 1st July 1999, the Scottish Parliament was reconvened…..
“This research shows that Darnaway still had reserves of old growth oak, by then a very scarce and valuable resource in Scotland.”
“I spent a very happy day in the museum, mostly in the first section ‘Beginnings’, only emerging to go up to the cafe, for my lunch!”
The Scottish National Portrait Gallery is the second Edinburgh institution to reject fossil fuel sponsors this year
Here is the video which was taken by Kenny Armet of the Orkney News
Saturday saw the biggest March to take to the streets of Edinburgh, The Orkney News was there too.
This runs primarily between the airport and the centre of Edinburgh (Waverley Station)