Edinburgh Royal High School

calton hill

A famous landmark on the Calton Hill area of Edinburgh city may be turned into a luxury hotel is planning permission is given the go ahead.

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The Royal High School has been lying empty for over 50 years.

Proposals are to be submitted to the local council with the designs being accepted if they comply with a World Heritage Site.

Opposition is fierce as developers will now need to wait to find out if their plans are successful.