The Royal Society of Edinburgh
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The RSE, Scotland's National Academy, contributes to the social, cultural and economic wellbeing of Scotland through the advancement of learning and useful knowledge.

Dame Seona Reid on the Impact of Covid-19 on Culture & Arts

Launching a new series of the Tea & Talk Podcast, Dr Rebekah Widdowfield talks to Dame Seona Reid about the impact of Covid-19 on culture and the creative arts.

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Wellcome East Room

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Combining elegance and modern equipment, our rooms offer the perfect location for any event.


We host an events programme which covers a wide range of topics across the full academic spectrum.

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