Barbara Sumner works for the Botanical Society of Britain and Ireland which includes the role of Botanical Recorder for Midlothian. Her patch includes the City of Edinburgh and the surrounding countryside.
The talks are free and open to all, a small charge is made for refreshments. Please register to attend this event.
The talks are held in the basement down a flight of stairs, there are toilets in the basement. If you require level access it is possible to enter via the fire exit at the rear of the building. Ask to be dropped off at the rear of 33 Melville Street accessed from Chester Street and Melville Street Lane. There is parking in Melville Street in the evening but little space behind the Guide Hall. Taxi companies are usually familiar with accessing this venue. Please contact us if you would like further information.