Tag archive for ‘Port of Leith’
By Ryan Latto On Thursday, March 9th, 2017

‘Boatique’ Hotel to dock in Leith

Port of Leith, home to the historic Royal Yacht Britannia, is welcoming a new floating fixture to its hospitality industry. Plans to construct Scotland’s first ‘luxury static floating hotel’ were More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Thursday, November 13th, 2014

Cruising from Leith

Cruise and Maritime voyages are increasing the number of cruise ships which depart from and return to Edinburgh next year, on their liner, Marco Polo, in its 50th anniversary year. The company asked passengers More...

By Reader On Friday, April 25th, 2014

Leith Docker’s Club mural celebrates a momentous past and a vibrant future.

  For several months now, 40 year-old artist Tom Ewing from Prestonpans has been painting a magnificent mural of the port and town of Leith. Officially launched today by son of Leith, the writer Irvine Welsh, More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, May 21st, 2012

2012 Cruising season launched in Leith

SEABOURN SOJOURN LAUNCHES BUMPER 2012 CRUISE SEASON  The ultra-luxury Seabourn Sojourn cruise liner called at Leith this weekend marking the start of the Port’s cruise season for 2012. The Port of Leith, owned More...

By Alexandra Wingate On Friday, November 18th, 2011
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Leith Biomass Plant turn attention to government subsidies

Protesters against the planned Leith Biomass Plant have turned their attention to government subsidies in the hope that they will be the key to preventing Forth Energy’s plans to build a power plant in Leith. More...