First XV team news for the trip to Dundee HSFP on Saturday: Rory Steele, Reiss Cullen, Ali Ross (pictured) and Simon Taylor come into the starting XV.
Winger Steele and scrum-half Cullen did well off the bench last week while Ross replaces Jake Kerr at hooker, the latter playing for Edinburgh Rugby ‘A’ on Monday.
Former Scotland cap Taylor was rested last week and returns to the second-row.
Centre Tom Hart is back from injury and is on the...more
Morgane Jarles reports on the first XV’s home win over Hillhead/Jordanhill.
It was a good day at the office for Watsonians with a bonus point victory 32-6 over Hillhead/Jordanhill. The four tries came from inside centre Andrew Chalmers (2), Jonny Neary and Reiss Cullen. Brian Walls converted the first try and successfully kicked a penalty in the first half, whilst Chad Northcott converted two tries in the second half and also scored a penalty kick. Hillhead’s p...more
Don’t forget that Friday, November 7 is Curry night at Myreside for the Watsonians v Stewart’s Melville match.
The plan is to meet in the bar from 5pm onwards for a refreshing and well deserved Friday beer or two and then head downstairs for a sumptuous two course Mumbai Mansion Curry at 6pm. The match kicks-off at 7.30pm.
We will have a first-class speaker to entertain you, plus fantastic raffle prizes along with good camaraderie and banter in the c...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