Posted on Friday 22 August 2014
They got on their bikes and delighted audiences around the UK before crescendoing at the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh. Now the artistic merit and sheer tenacity of the HandleBards has been rightly recognised with the 2014 Edinburgh Fringe Sustainable Practice Award.
Posted on Tuesday 19 August 2014
This November, visitors to the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (RBGE) will be invited to enter the Garden after dark for a spectacular outdoor event featuring a magical combination of light and nature. It is the first outdoor light experience of its kind to be organised by the Garden.
Posted on Monday 04 August 2014
At the heart of the Edinburgh Garden this month, a wild poppy meadow stands as a poignant and transitory memorial to those who fought and died in World War One.
Posted on Wednesday 16 July 2014
Inverleith House is delighted to present the first UK exhibition outside London by one of the most radically inventive and influential artists our time, featuring recent works displayed in the naturally–lit rooms of Inverleith House.
Posted on Monday 30 June 2014
The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (RBGE) focuses on the wonder of culture and the plight of indigenous people around the globe in its latest exhibition – no strangers: ancient wisdom in a modern world - in the John Hope Gateway, from June 28 to September 21.
Posted on Friday 27 June 2014
Security at the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (RBGE) has been reviewed following the theft of rare plants. The indications are that particular plants – including alpines, begonias and ferns have been targeted.
Posted on Thursday 26 June 2014
Sponsored by the Taipei Representative Office in the UK, Edinburgh Office, this awesome month-long display celebrates three significant anniversaries and highlights the Garden’s strong research and conservation links with Taiwan.
Posted on Wednesday 11 June 2014
The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (RBGE) will be celebrating our place in the heart of the Commonwealth with events at all our Gardens and at Glasgow Botanic Garden over the summer.
Posted on Wednesday 14 May 2014
RBGE will host an Assistance Dog Day on Sunday 15 June to highlight the accessibility of the Garden. The day has been officially launched by Fergus Ewing MSP, Minister for Energy, Enterprise and Tourism. Partners of the event include the major assistance dog associations across Scotland and the UK: Guide Dogs Scotland, Hearing Dogs for Deaf People, Canine Partners and Medical Detection Dogs.
Posted on Monday 28 April 2014
One of the most remarkable heritage projects to be happening in Britain is getting underway at the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (RBGE), as a key learning centre of the Enlightenment is rebuilt - stone by historic stone - some 250 years after it was first constructed.