What The Dickins: Edinburgh Folk

Meet our Team – Femi Popoola
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We’d love you to Meet Our Team. This blog introduces fabulous Femi Popoola! Femi has a fascinating story and if you didn’t already know it, after reading this blog, you’ll know why Femi is such an asset to our team.   What brought you to Scotland?  My family moved from…

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William Henry Playfair – Edinburgh’s architect
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One of the (many) reasons we fall in love with Edinburgh over and over again is the architecture. So it seems only fitting to celebrate someone who has had a significant impact on Edinburgh’s cityscape. On 15 July 1790 William Henry Playfair was born in London and 231 years later,…

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The Most Romantic Edinburgh Proposal Ever
Wedding St Giles Cathedral
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Edinburgh is a romantic city. With the dramatic castle perched on top of an extinct volcano, pubs with roaring fires, men in kilts and soft Scottish accents, it’s easy to fall in love here. But the most romantic Edinburgh proposal ever. That’s a special story we’re lucky to be able…

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Meet Bethan – Our New Digital Marketing and Social Media Manager!
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Bethan Koller has just joined us at Dickins, taking over from Louisa as our Digital Marketing and Social Media Manager. Bethan first landed in Edinburgh 11 years ago from South Africa. After studying social sciences at Edinburgh Napier University and then travelling to Canada, she joined Tartan Silk PR, as…

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Meet Louisa – Our New Social Media Manager!
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Louisa Andersen has just joined us here at Dickins, taking over from Shawna as our Digital Marketing and Social Media Manager. Louisa came to Edinburgh six years ago to study journalism at Edinburgh Napier University. Since then she’s been working at Essential Edinburgh and freelancing as a graphic designer. We’re excited…

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