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Dancing through the decades with the Youth Forum

On Monday 25 April, the Scotland's Urban Past Youth Forum invited you to Dance through the Decades and celebrate 100 years of youth culture at their first annual youth-led event.

Daily life at Abbot House to be recorded by local community

Press release, Tuesday 11 August 2015: Volunteers and visitors to ancient Abbot House are producing a short film about the heritage centre before it closes to the public later this month.

Edinburgh’s young people get creative with city's urban past

Press release, Monday 27 July 2015: Local children have spent their summer creating sculptures and short films to celebrate Edinburgh’s past and present.

Cameras and cardboard!

The children from the Canongate Youth Group have captured their urban area through cameras and cardboard!