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Greenbank and Morningside Parish Church Lectures

During September and October Greenbank and Morningside Parish Churches will present a series of lectures on the theme 'Faith and Art'. These talks will be held on Sunday evenings in one or the other of the two churches. The talks are as follows: Sun. 22 Sept:...

Bomb Happy: Commemorating the D-day Landings

Army@TheFringe, East Claremont St, 13-25 August (not 19 August) The Ever Witch Theatre Company are presenting their new play Bomb Happy during the Fringe. The play uses the first-hand, never-before-heard testimonies of five D-Day Normandy Veterans, one of whom was in...

Film Night: The Plastic Ocean

Greenbank Parish Church, Sunday 12 May 2019, 7:30 pm The film The Plastic Ocean will be shown at Greenbank Parish Church on Sunday 12 May 2019 at 7:30 pm. The screening will take place in the Lower Hall. Entrance is free, all are welcome and refreshments will be...

Remembering Women of the World Wars: Guided Walk

Starting at Morningside Cemetery Saturday 4 May 2019, 2:00 to 4:00 pm The Royal College of Nursing, Scotland is organising a guided walk to explore how local Edinburgh women served as nurses and in other roles in both world wars, and also to investigate the effects of...

Greater Liberton Heritage Project Meeting

Liberton Kirk Halls Saturday 19 January 2019, 10:00 am - 3:30 pm The Greater Liberton Heritage Project will be holding its next meeting on Saturday 19 January 2019. The venue will be Liberton Kirk Halls and the event runs from 10:00 am to 3:30 pm. The theme of the...

Pandemic! Fighting Infection Past and Present

Royal College of Nursing Exhibition, until 30 April 2019 The Royal College of Nursing, Scotland is currently running the exhibition 'Pandemic! Fighting Infection Past and Present' which tells the story of infection control nursing during disease epidemics, past,...

The Patrick Geddes Centre

(Image courtesy Wikimedia Commons.) The Patrick Geddes Centre has now been open for about a year in the carefully restored Riddle’s Court in the Old Town. The purpose of the Centre is to promote awareness of the life and ideas of Patrick Geddes, which it does through...