Protest over multi million pound redevelopment of Edinburgh
20 Apr 2007 13:39 GMT
Demonstrations have taken place throughout the city on redevelopment plans which may mean the demolition of some of Edinburgh's most historic and listed buildings.
Protesters from 'Save Our Old Town' (SOOT) demonstrated on the Royal Mile outside the City Chambers as the Council discussed the £300 million development plans of both the Canongate and Market Street.
With these, and many more 'redevelopment' plans for around the city, Edinburgh is changing quickly, and the Old Town is being destroyed quicker than you can say 'Listed Buildings'.
http://www.eh8.org.uk - Canongate Community Forum
http://scotland.indymedia.org/newswire/display/3930/index.php - 600 protest against Meadowbank Stadium destruction
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