‘Chill out places’ to be created in Edinburgh city centre
Two of Edinburgh’s main public spaces are to be turned into peaceful “chill out” spaces to herald the arrival of spring – following criticism they have been exploited for commercial uses and festival shows.
Private members club ROSL ordered to move out of Princes Street
With its imposing frontage overlooking Edinburgh Castle, and a red carpet on the steps leading up to its doorway, the prestigious private members’ club at 100 Princes Street has been a landmark for decades.
Slavery row over St Andrew Square plaque for Melville
A DIRECT descendant of controversial historical figure Henry Dundas has backed plans for a new plaque explaining the 18th century politician’s significance – but wants to leave out his role in prolonging the slave trade.