Features on Lothianlife.co.uk include informative articles of particular interest to discerning, 'thinking people' of Edinburgh, West Lothian, Midlothian and East Lothian.

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Thomas Chalmers: Portrait of a Young Man

Thomas Chalmers, Scotland’s greatest 19th century churchman; a friend told about the statue on George Street and I decided to investigate his history.

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Go Home And Sit Still

Inspirational local women tell tales of their favourite inspirational women to celebrate International Women’s Day and Women’s History Month…

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Beecraigs – Adventures in Wonderland

Entering Beecraigs, there’s a viewing platform made from wood.  Climbing the stairs: to the right, we have rolling hills, shapes in the distance, the Forth, the new road bridge.  Fields with black-faced sheep.  A thick frost.

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Words With Grant

Back in the autumn, we featured a review of The Stair Arms at Pathhead. Int his month’s Words With… the inn’s owner, Grant Ramsay, shares a snapshot of his life as hotelier and chef.

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Botanic Lights

Christmas at the Botanics opened on Friday, 2 November 2019 for 30 spectacular nights at The Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.

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Giant Lanterns – Lost Worlds

The Royal Zoological Society of Scotland’s Giant Lanterns are lighting up Edinburgh Zoo from today, Friday 15th November.

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