Edinburgh Castle considering woke rebrand of cafe after nationalists left seething

Edinburgh Castle considering woke rebrand of cafe after nationalists left seething

The cafe, alongside its function room, first opened in 1992 Flickr Kevin Stewart, an Aberdeen MSP and former transport minister, added: “This can’t be for real, surely? If so, this is a huge misjudgement.” An online petition, which branded the name as “deeply offensive”, was quickly circulated, stating that the name celebrates an “occupying force”. It has been signed by over 1,000 people. Historic Environment Scotland (HES), which runs the castle, said it will review the name of the café, …