Tag: history

Doors Open Day: the Museum of Fire

The Museum of Fire tells the history of the oldest municipal fire brigade in the United Kingdom, formed in 1824. Housed in the historic Fire and Rescue Service Headquarters building at Lauriston Place, it shows the development of firefighting thro…


Anyone for Golf?

A special golf competition is being held on Leith Links on Saturday 9 July. The Hickory Golf Open celebrates the important role Leith Links played in the history of the game of golf. The Hickory Golf Open, as its name suggests, re-creates the hist…