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Sunday Assembly 7th March 2021: The Wojtek Project

Sunday Assembly 7th March 2021: The Wojtek Project

Our March Sunday Assembly will be takin a look at the Wojtek Project, which many Edinburgh residents may know from the statute of Wojtek the ‘soldier bear’ in Princes Street Gardens. What you may not know (yet) is that this statue is part of a wider project to honour Wojtek, who was found as a cub in Syria during World…

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Sunday Assembly 7th February 2021 – Castle Hunting

Sunday Assembly 7th February 2021 – Castle Hunting

We’re very excited to welcome ‘Castle Hunter’ David Weinczok for our February assembly. David is a Canadian-born ‘New Scot’ who is obsessed with exploring Scotland’s historic landscapes, having visited over 400 castles to date. He regularly writes for The Scots Magazine and The Scottish Banner, has written a book about the ways that Scottish history inspired Game of Thrones. His…

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