HALMYRE STREET PLACE BRIEF Friday 15 May 2020 - 08:17 DEADLINE EXTENDED FOR PUBLIC’S VIEWS ON SECOND DRAFT
In March, Edinburgh Council published a draft Place Brief for the partially vacant ‘backlands’… Read More
NEWS FROM THE MEWS 16 Thursday 14 May 2020 - 04:20 November 1866
THE SEWING MACHINE.
The sewing machine has now fully stood the test of time, and has fairly established… Read More
FRUIT AND VEG FEVER HITS ELM ROW Wednesday 13 May 2020 - 11:32 When we posted news this morning that Tattie Shaw’s is planning a phased reopening for collections, we had no idea of the tsunami of interest that… Read More
CONTACTLESS AND CONVENIENT Monday 11 May 2020 - 06:47 LOCAL MARKETS NOW (VIRTUALLY) BACK TO NORMAL
For obvious reasons, Stockbridge and Leith Markets can’t operate in the confines of Kerr Street and… Read More
NEWS FROM THE MEWS 15 Monday 11 May 2020 - 05:35 1864–66
THEFT OF A WATCH AND CHAIN.
Isabella Raphael or M’Pherson and John Robertson were charged with the theft of a silver watch, a gold chain,… Read More
ALL GOING TOGETHER Saturday 9 May 2020 - 07:32 It may only be May, but the summertime is coming.
To judge by this correspondent’s hayfever, the trees are blooming. And in the back green, the wild… Read More
MAN'S BODY RECOVERED Friday 8 May 2020 - 05:55 Police Scotland have announced the recovery of a man’s body from the Canty Bay area of North Berwick.
The family of Richard Forbes has been informed… Read More
NEWS FROM THE MEWS 14 Thursday 7 May 2020 - 05:01 April 1863
WORKING MEN’S HOUSES AT STOCKBRIDGE.
Last night, the foundation-stone of a range of houses at Stockbridge, intended for working men, was… Read More