German interest.

Two different German university groups have done the tour in the last couple of weeks. They have been before, and their excellent level of knowledge and understanding never ceases to amaze me. If their counterparts in the economics departments can match them, we can...

And the sun shone not on Leith.

What a wet, cold evening for the final programme tour of Leith Festival! We found shelter wherever we could, and the Dockers’ Club kindly gave us a room they weren’t using so we could do the last third of the tour inside. Around fifty people came on four...

It takes all sorts…

A total of 24 people came on last weekend’s tours, and a jolly good time was had by all. On Saturday we took shelter from the heavy downpour in the TESCO trolley park for the Leith Central Station / ‘trainspotting’ episode! They came from South...

Leith’s a village

Speaking to a man I have never met before about something completely unconnected with this project, it turns out he has real hard information that will help my researches. He certainly doesn’t want to be identified – he has his reasons! I’m looking...