Murrayfield stadium, Edinburgh

Cutting the ribbon on carved log bench 25 August 2018 10 am

Community Council News
Invitation to log bench opening

Murrayfield Community Council-funded log bench celebrating Roseburn Park to be officially 'opened' by the Lord Provost on 25 August 2018 at 10 am.  All welcome.  The bench was commissioned by Friends of Roseburn Park and funded by Murrayfield CC and the West Neighbourhood Partnership.  It marks the felling of 30 trees in the park during the 2017 flood prevention works.

Edinburgh Rugby planning application for Murrayfield back pitches

Other News
Artists impression of Edinburgh Rugby's plans for Murrayfield back pitches

Edinburgh Rugby (the professional club) have submitted a planning application for a 7,800 capacity stadium on Murrayfield's back pitches.

The relationship between this development and the ejection of Murrayfield Wanderers (the non-professional club) from Murrayfield is unclear.  Murrayfield Wanderers are controversially interested in relocating to Roseburn Park.

https://www.scotsman.com/sport/rugby-union/planning-bid-launched-for-new-edinburgh-rugby-stadium-at-murrayfield-1-4747664

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-edinburgh-east-fife-44318725