Here's why Edinburgh Castle has been lit up green tonight

You may have already noticed that Edinburgh Castle is glowing green tonight.

Monday, 7th October 2019, 7:21 pm
Edinburgh Castle will be lit up green for Scotland's Climate Week. Pic: AK-Media/Shutterstock

It's been done to mark the start of Scotland's Climate Week, which takes place from Monday October 7 to Sunday October 13.

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And the Edinburgh Castle official twitter page has posted a picture of the castle glowing green along with the statement: "Look out for the castle dazzling in green this evening for the start of Climate Week. #EdinburghCastle #ScotClimateWeek."