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April 2018

Report of AGM; holiday lets destroy communities; our unpleasant streets (précis of report by Old Town Community Council); all change at Abbey Strand; remembering Elsie Inglis; virtual tour of National Museum of Scotland; events and happenings; OTA Activities.  Also available to download is the Review of 2017.

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January 2018

Balancing the needs of residents, businesses and visitors: Christmas lights, tartan tat, Edinburgh (Scotland) and Dunedin (New Zealand), Airbnb in New Zealand, busking controls, cafés reverting to shops, portait of Anna Morton donated to the Patrick Geddes Centre, events and happenings; OTA Activities.

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September 2017

Too many visitors; Women in War; Photo-essay on bus stops and police boxes - real and filmic; By Leaves We Live, new sculpture at Riddle's Court; Book Review: Enlightenment Edinburgh by Sheila Szatkowski; Election results for Westminster and Edinburgh City Council; Events and happenings; OTA Activities.

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April 2017

Threat to the Former Royal High School; Elections to the City of Edinburgh Council; Canongate Stars and Stories; Sibbald's Walk; classic books for ther Cowgate Under 5s; Secret Edinburgh – An Unusual Guide by Hannah Robinson; St Cecilia's Hall re-opens; photo essay on Old Town murals.

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January 2017

Street of Light and other Christmas street lighting; Edinburgh World Heritage's Twelve Closes Project; Old Town Association's 40th anniversary; digitising the Boog Watson archive; reforming the Old Town Community Council; Elections to the City of Edinburgh Council; 111 Places In Edinburgh That You Shouldn't Miss by Gillian Tait; photo essay on Old Town clocks.

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September 2016

Too many hotels are being built or planned; return of the Forsyth Globe; Tron clock back on time; bell-cote of former New Street School, East Market Street arches now used for galleries, cafés and shops; new galleries at the National Museum of Scotland; photo-essay on food advertising; OTA activities for autumn.

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April 2016

Streets of the Old Town - our concerns, Edinburgh World Heritage Trust Twelve Closes Project, future of the former Royal High School, events of 1916, Success of donation to the Scottish Poetry Library, a photo essay of animals on buildings, for your diaries, OTA activities for summer.

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January 2016

Association's 40th anniversary; events of 1976; Royal High School; Street of Light; Twelve Closes Project; Riddle's Court update; Panmure House update; 3-dimensional signs (photo-essay); Brownlee Trust grants for Edinburgh City Youth Café and the Scottish Poetry Library; OTA activities and other events.

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September 2015

Future of the Old Royal High School, art work at the High School Yards Steps, courtyard at Huntly House re-opens, City Council Customer Hub, The Edinburgh Room at the Central Library, tower cranes and witches' knickers (photo-essay), markets in and around the Old Town, Botanic Gardens leaflet, OTA activities and other events

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