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In and around the Grassmarket of Edinburgh

CRAFTY CANDLEMAKER ROW – GRASSMARKET

Why make your festive shopping a little bit easier this season by popping down crafty Candlemaker Row for some alternative retail independent shopping? Take advantage of the in house gift [...]

HARRY POTTER THEME WALL MURAL

Another wall mural designed to brighten up a street blighted by graffiti has appeared near the “home of harry potter” in Candlemaker Row The Harry Potter themed work of art – which covers [...]

PRINGLE SCOTLAND at the NATIONAL MUSEUM

Celebrate the 200th anniversary of Pringle of Scotland at the National Museum of Scotland – FREE EXHIBITION – FULLY FASHIONED Scotland is the iconic birthplace of the knitwear [...]

GREYFRIARS KIRK – CHURCHYARD

Greyfriars Kirk, a worshipping congregation of the Church of Scotland is in the heart of Edinburgh’s Old Town where a church has stood since 1620. We try to be a welcoming, inclusive community [...]

GREYFRIARS BOBBY STATUE

In 1850 a gardener called John Gray, together with his wife Jess and son John, arrived in Edinburgh. Unable to find work as a gardener he avoided the workhouse by joining the Edinburgh Police [...]