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26-04-2019

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Victorian Edinburgh: powerhouse of the British Empire?

This World Heritage Day the public had the opportunity to join Sir Tom Devine in examining the question ‘Victorian Edinburgh: powerhouse of…


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Kay Marwick

16-04-2019

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Appointment of Chair of Trustees

Edinburgh World Heritage is seeking an individual with drive and enthusiasm to replace Dr Brian Lang CBE, FRSE, in chairing its energetic…


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15-03-2019

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Adam Smith and Panmure House: Saving an Edinburgh Landmark

Panmure House was the final residence of Adam Smith, who lived there from 1778 to 1790. This important 17th century Canongate house…


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Nicholas Hotham

26-02-2019

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Historic Jacob’s Ladder re-opens, connecting Old and New Towns of Edinburgh

Jacob’s Ladder, the steep pathway carved into the volcanic rock of Calton Hill, will re-open today following the completion of extensive improvements…


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Gaby Laing

11-02-2019

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Protecting the past to build a better future

The KORU Project is working in Turkey to develop the local capacity to protect the rich heritage in the southern cities of…


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Gaby Laing

21-12-2018

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First international Heritage Leadership School completed in Edinburgh

It might have been a Christmas miracle. After months of planning and preparation, battles with pull-up banners, playing Tetris with speaking slots…


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