Heritage Dilemma

Loyd Grossman, internationally renowned heritage figure, will be delivering the World Heritage Day lecture for 2021. Loyd will discuss the heritage dilemma faced by Edinburgh, where the cost of conserving the heritage rich environment is rising, while revenue from tourism has dropped dramatically.Drawing on examples from Paris, London and Venice, Loyd will look at the […]

Refectory

Situated on the west side of the quadrangle facing the Vennel, the school dining room or refectory contained half a dozen highly polished tables set out in two rows flanked on either side by wooden forms. A massive stone fireplace stood at either end of the hall and gilt-framed portraits of the famous men who […]