Our Redcoat Café/Jacobite Room recently had a makeover, reflecting the military history of the castle. From the Jacobite targe effect on the mirrors to the Redcoat stripes on the signage, the space is a lot lighter and brighter. A few … Continue reading
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King David II, son of Robert the Bruce, died at Edinburgh Castle on this day, 22 February, 1371. But what impact did King David II have on the castle? David II is responsible for building the once mighty David’s Tower. … Continue reading
Last week we caught up with Arlene Katorza the designer of I Love a Lassie. She’s the second Scottish designer we have interviewed for the Year of Innovation, Architecture and Design (#IAD2016). She designed our exclusive Portcullis range of jewellery … Continue reading
With only 5 days til Burns Night, there’s still time to plan your delicious meal. The main is the easy part, haggis, neeps and tatties but the dessert is your chance to try something new. That’s why this recipe, from … Continue reading
As you are off out celebrating the festive season and enjoying the fireworks on Hogmanay, we wanted to share with you our highlights of 2015. Back in January, a momentous occasion happened, Mons Meg left the castle for the first … Continue reading