“Beneath the Thorntree”

When we originally planned our 275th anniversary programme, we had the idea of holding a special narrative concert evening in Prestonpans to tell the story of the battle through some of the many songs and poems which it it has inspired. The chosen venue was the historic Prestongrange Church. However, as the Coronavirus pandemic took […]

A digital 275th anniversary!

There was never a moment when the Trust envisaged postponing or cancelling the 275th Anniversary Commemorations.  It was simply a matter of how they could be conducted in the ever-mutating context of societal restrictions occasioned by the Covid 19 pandemic. The Trust was in a very good place, having received financial support for the 24 […]