The History of Leith

December 5, 2007

City’s financial crisis threatens historic buildings

THE future of Edinburgh’s historic buildings could be threatened by council plans to withdraw funding from major conservation projects.

Officials have warned that grants are likely to dry up next year because of the local authority’s financial crisis. There was a furious reaction to the news today, with predictions of a “return to the benign neglect of decades past”. for more click here

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