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Meadows Festival

4-5 June 2005

Postcard in P W & M Vello Series  -  Meadow Walk

The Meadows

The Meadows Festival has been held annually since 1975.  This year's festival, to be held on 4-5 June 2005.

The Meadows, formerly the Burgh Loch, lie to the south of the Old Town of Edinburgh, at the bottom of the map below.  Please click on the map below to enlarge it.

Central Edinburgh

  Edinburgh and Leith Map, 1815  -  Central Edinburgh Section


This year the organisers hope to include a wider variety of music, with two stages.  there will also be:

- a fairground and bric-a-brac stalls.

- a book tent, poetry readings and a travelling art gallery.

- an assault course, paintball ring birds of prey and five-a-side football.

Edinburgh Evening News   -   15 March 2005, p.19



Following a two-year gap (2006, 2007) the Meadows Festival returns in 2008.

This Meadows Festival Association web page gives more details of the festival.

Peter Stubbs:  April 17, 2008



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