Monthly Archives: September 2018

Greyfriars Kirkyard

Greyfriars Kirkyard 26A Candlemaker Row, Edinburgh EH1 2QE Admission free Greyfriars was built on the site of a Franciscan monastery, it’s name of the Kirk came from  the robes that the friars wore.  Following the Scottish Reformation of 1560, the … Continue reading

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Greyfriars Bobby

Greyfriars Bobby Greyfriars Kirk Edinburgh Scotland Admission Free In 1850 John Gray and his family arrived in Edinburgh. Unable to find work as a gardener he joining the Edinburgh Police Force as a night watchman. To keep him company through … Continue reading

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Mosley Folk Festival

Mosley Folk Festival Mosley park Mosley Birmingham Admission Adult weekend £103,  adult Friday Saturday £82, Saturday Sunday £82, Friday £48, Saturday £48, Sunday £48 It only seems like 5 minutes since I was at the last folk fest here, not … Continue reading

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