Mini Kelpies at the West End of Edinburgh

The 10-foot tall maquettes were the basis for the full-sized equine sculptures, which are the centrepiece of The Helix Parkland, a £43million regeneration project near Falkirk. They are now stationed at the junction of Princes Street, Lothian Road and Shandwick Place over summer as part of the drive to celebrate the city’s new-look West End, encouraging […]

Kelpie maquette

FEATURE: Roy Gill and The Daemon Parallel

You could say that Edinburgh-born author Roy Gill sees the city through very different eyes. In his debut novel The Daemon Parallel, young hero Cameron becomes aware of a strange, ‘other’ Edinburgh which is populated with fantastic creatures, monsters and very different versions of the landmarks and places we all take for granted. After winning […]