Olympics

PHOTO – Gold postboxes in Edinburgh in honour of Sir Chris Hoy

  Edinburgh’s Sir Chris Hoy won two medals in the London 2012 Olympics and took his total record of gold Olympic medals won to six. The Royal Mail stated they would paint a postbox gold in the home town of every winner and the first one in honour of Sir Chris and his first track […]

Mark Brown captured a golden bike addition to the postbox
 
 

NEWS – Red Arrows to fly over Edinburgh, 12.30pm, Friday 27th July 2012

We loved when the Red Arrows flew over Edinburgh as part of Armed Forces Day last year. To mark the start of the Olympics, they will by flying over Edinburgh on Friday 27th July 2012 at approximately 12.30pm. Scheduled for 12.30pm, the flypast will see nine aircraft flying in the famous ‘Big Battle’ formation over […]