Oh what a year!

It’s traditional to look back and bid farewell to the old year, so before the clock strikes midnight on the 31st of December, we wanted to share with you our calendar highlights of 2016… for Auld Lang Syne! With Robert … Continue reading »

The Year of the Goat

In the spirit of Chinese New Year and the Year of the Goat, here is an intriguing story from a tempestuous period in Edinburgh Castle’s history. September 1745 was a troubled time in Edinburgh. The Jacobite army had arrived, led by … Continue reading »