Edinburgh

History of Edinburgh

History of Edinburgh - Access Limited
Leader: Maggie Wilson - see Group Leaders Contact Details.
Venue: Napier University, Merchiston Campus, Colinton Road.
Timing: Monthly, Wednesdays 10:30am 1 to 2 hours.
Activity: The group will study the history of Edinburgh in some depth, including the Old and New Towns, particularly buildings and people, cultural developments and everyday life. Meetings will be varied and will involve research in archives and occasional visits, as well as members sharing ideas and information.
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Belly Dancing (beginners) Bird Watching 1
Bird Watching 2 Blues Band (blUe3A)
Board/Card Games Book Reading 1
Book Reading 10 (non-fiction) Book Reading 2
Book Reading 3 Book Reading 5
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Bridge for Beginners Bridge For Fun 1
Bridge For Fun 2 Bridge Intermediate (social)
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Circle Dancing 1 Circle Dancing 2
Classical Singers and Accompanists Climate Emergency - We Care!
Climate Emergency - Wider Issues Computer Users Support Panel (CUSP)
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Creative Writing (Advanced) Creative Writing 1
Creative Writing 2 Creative Writing 3
Critical Thinking Crochet (and other crafts)
Croquet Cryptic Crosswords
Cryptic Crosswords (beginners) 1 Cryptic Crosswords (beginners) 2
Current Affairs 1 Current Affairs 3
Cycle Touring Cycling (beginners)
Desert Island Discs Directions in Retirement
Dog Walking Drones & Flying Model Aircraft
Dutch (Intermediate) Eastern Philosophy & Thought
Economics/Economist Reading Family History
Film Appreciation 1 Film Appreciation 2
Film Appreciation 3 Film Appreciation 4
Film Appreciation 5: Movie of the Month Film Appreciation 6 (Foreign Films)
Follies French (Advanced/Intermediate)
French (Conversation Advanced) French (Conversation Int. Advanced)
French (Conversation Intermediate) French (Conversation)
French (Improvers) French (Intermediate)
French Current Affairs French Film Appreciation 1
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Italian (Beginners) Italian (Intermediate)
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Jazz Singing and Playing Jigsaws
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Local History 1 Local History 2
Local History 3 Lunch Club
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Mah Jong 2 Mah Jong 3
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Mindfulness Meditation 1 Mindfulness Meditation 2
Mindfulness Meditation 3 Movie Makers
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Poetry 3 Poetry 4
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Scots Gaelic Reading (Intermediate) Scots Language
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Scottish History Scrabble 1
Scrabble 2 Scrabble 3
Sew and Sew Shakespeare
Singing Skiing
Spanish (Advanced) Spanish (Beginners)
Spanish (Intermediate Conversation) Spanish (Intermediate)
Spanish (Intermediate) 1 Spanish (Intermediate) 2
Spanish (post beginners) Storytelling
Table Squash Table Tennis 1
Table Tennis 2 Table Tennis 3 (Beginners)
Tapestry Weaving Tennis 1
Tennis 2 Tennis 3
Tenpin Bowling Theatre
Thinkers U3A Volunteers
Ukulele (Intermediate) Vedic Chant
Visits Walking for Pleasure
Walks (All Year Adventure Walkers) Walks (easy hillwalking)
Walks (Easy Strolls) Walks (Long Distance Footpaths)
Walks (Moderate) 1 Walks (Moderate) 2
Walks (Monthly) Walks (Winter) A
Walks (Winter) B Wine Tasting 1
Wine Tasting 2 World Religions
Yoga (Gentle) 1A Yoga (Gentle) 1B
Yoga (Gentle) 1C Yoga (Gentle) 2A
Yoga (Gentle) 2B Yoga 3 (Beginners)
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