Comment on plans for the old school building

You may be interested to read Guardian Columnist Kevin McKenna’s view on the plans to turn the old Royal High School building into a hotel – “What threatens Edinburgh more than tourism is the recent civic support for a building policy that threatens the very character of its ancient and beloved built heritage. We have […]

A New Play at The Edinburgh Festival Fringe

“Lord Dismiss Us” at theSpace @ Surgeons Hall. Former Royal High School pupil, Glenn Chandler, writes and directs the first adaptation of Michael Campbell’s wickedly funny 1967 novel to mark the 50th anniversary of the partial legalisation of homosexuality in England and Wales. https://edinburghfestival.list.co.uk/event/757812-lord-dismiss-us/

Old Royal High School building could become music school

The City of Edinburgh Council has approved plans for the Old Royal High School to be converted into the new home for St Mary’s Music School. Under this plan the magnificent old school hall would be converted into a public performance space. You can find the story at the link below: RHS could become music […]