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Christmas tree to light up Old College quad

Students and staff are invited to watch the switching on of the Christmas tree lights in Old College quadrangle.

Christmas tree lit up in Old College quad

The festivities will take place on Wednesday 23 November from 4:45pm.

Guests will be able to enjoy music and carols from the Edinburgh University Singers and the Edinburgh Salvation Army band.

Principal and Vice-Chancellor of the University, Professor Peter Mathieson, will switch on the Christmas tree lights at 5pm.

Complimentary mulled wine and mince pies will be served.

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