News

Sir Walter Scott at the Edinburgh International Book Festival

  • Posted on: 12/08/2014

Sir Walter Scott made a “surprise” visit to the Edinburgh International Book Festival as a guest of Edinburgh UNESCO City of Literature. At the “Reading the City” event the author and enthusiast of Scott, James Robertson,  interviewed this great man of …

Continue reading

Lest we forget: 4th August 1914

  • Posted on: 04/08/2014

Brewster at the Museum of the Universsity of St Andrews, 15th August

  • Posted on: 31/07/2014

Sir David Brewster, inventor of the kaleidoscope, and famous for his angle, will be at the Museum. Drop in and find out about this interesting scientist and his connections with St Andrews and beyond.    You can even make your very …

Continue reading

Mary, Queen of Scots at Edinburgh Castle in August

  • Posted on: 31/07/2014

Her Grace will once again be at Edinburgh Castle in August. Dates for your diary are 7, 8, 14, 17, 18, 21, 25, and 28. The Queen will expect you to greet her in the appropriate manner for someone as important as …

Continue reading