As some of you may remember at the end of last year we asked our lovely Facebook followers to “like” the name of our new teddy bear. We gave them the option of Meg, Bonnie or Heather. It was a … Continue reading
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We are very excited this week as the castle have welcomed a new addition to the team our tearoom. Red Hill-Walker is our new baker and we can’t wait to see the tasty treats that she’ll be baking in the … Continue reading
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
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