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Edinburgh in quotes

“The most beautiful of all the capitals of Europe.” As well as being Scotland’s capital city, Edinburgh is also the leading festival city in the world and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. But when you live and work in such an incredible city, it can sometimes be easy to take it for granted. So, we

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12 facts you might not know about Edinburgh

Here are twelve facts that you might not know about Edinburgh.   1) Edinburgh Castle sits on Castle Rock, a 700 million year old extinct volcano. At 1pm every day (except Sundays), the ‘One O’Clock Gun’ fires a shot from the castle. 2) The Royal Mile is actually one mile and 107 yards long. 3)

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Pigs in the city

As Britain’s second most visited city after London, Edinburgh truly is a world class place to visit at any time of year. Almost every inch of Scotland’s stunning capital city is a reminder of its fascinating history. Once you explore the narrow, cobbled alleys of the Old Town and the elegant crescents of the New

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Oink Collection

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Canongate Shop Refurbishment

Our Canongate shop is getting a face lift.  The work will be getting carried out from the 1st to 16th February and during this time the shop will be closed.  We will keep you up to date with progress on our Facebook page. But don’t worry our other 2 Edinburgh shops will be open 34

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