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Citizen Curator- your feedback

Thank you for all your great feedback and for sharing your memories in the Citizen Curator exhibition. I thought I would share some of this with you. I hope to write up some more soon. I thought I would start with … Continue reading

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Nominate Edinburgh’s sporting heroes

The curators at the Museum of Edinburgh are looking for nominations for groups or individuals to feature in an “Edinburgh’s Sporting Heroes” gallery. These will appear in the ‘Sporting Edinburgh’ exhibition which will take place 5 July 2014 – 23 September 2014. … Continue reading

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Your Leith memories

If you have been along to the City Art Centre to visit Citizen Curator, you will have noticed the space in the corner where you can write down your memories and comments. This has been fascinating reading, so I thought … Continue reading

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Do you know your dolls from your diabolos?

Try a new quiz based on the Museum of Childhood collections. A bit of nostalgia for me. As a child I owned the toy in this picture. Do you know what it is? http://talesofonecity.wordpress.com/2013/12/03/name-that-toy/

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Citizen Curator is now open

Citizen Curator, a free exhibition exploring the art and heritage of Leith, is now open at the City Art Centre. I thought I would upload a few photographs of the exhibition as a taster. The exhibition is the cumulation of two years … Continue reading

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Making Memories

It was a beautiful sunny day as I walked down to St Cuthbert’s Church to meet the Chest, Heart and Stroke group who meet there on Wednesday. I ran a reminiscence session for the group looking at schooldays and childhood … Continue reading

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