Come Down the Mile

Come Down the Mile

Walk the historic and dramatic Royal Mile with poet Ken Cockburn. Weave through narrow closes, open squares, graveyards and secret gardens to discover a city that has inspired writers for centuries – the medieval ‘makars’ of the Scottish court, ballad singers lamenting tragic heroines, and the ill-fated genius Robert Fergusson... 

Come Down the Mile

Come Down the Mile

Walk the historic and dramatic Royal Mile with poet Ken Cockburn, weaving through narrow closes, open squares and secret gardens to discover how this city has been inspiring writers for 500 years...