Morgane Jarles reports on the first XV’s BT Cup exit last week.
Watsonians lost to Glasgow Hawks in the second round of the BT Cup 39-15 on Friday evening. The Glaswegians scored five tries from Paul Ramsay (2), Paddy Boyer, Brendan McGroarty and Andrew Kirkland. George Horne’s boot gave his team 14 points thanks to four conversions and two penalty kicks. For Watsonians the points came from a penalty by Brian Walls and an unconverted try by Rory Steele in the f...more
On Friday night the second XV lost 33-27 to Stewart's Melville in the Edinburgh League Cup at Myreside.
There will be a WFC international dinner on Saturday, February 14 at Myreside.
The dinner takes place the day before the Scotland v Wales RBS 6 Nations match at BT Murrayfield.
Scott Quinnell, the former Wales and British & Irish Lion, and Eric Davidson, the raconteur, will be speaking and it promises to be a great night.
The cost of the dinner on Valentine’s Day is £500 for a group of 10, £100 per couple or £50 per person if you have not...more
Inspired by the bars of Soho, Portobello Road and Shoreditch - The Blackbird is the third offering from the team that brought you Hamilton's and Treacle
Located on Leven Street – a stone's throw from much loved Bruntsfield and Edinburgh University student favourite - Marchmont, The Blackbird offers a friendly and personal service and seems to appeal to young and old, day or evening. With a firm reputation for great food and drinks already established, a takeaway deli and a beer garden in tow, the Edinburgh duo are pretty confident that they have scored a hat trick with their latest venture.
The Blackbird, 37-39 Leven Street, Edinburgh, EH3 9LH, www.theblackbirdedinburgh.co.uk