Glasgow George Square tragedy

Edinburgh’s Lord Provost, Councillor Donald Wilson, responds to the tragic events in Glasgow on Monday.

Flags at half mast

“Like most people across Scotland, I was shocked to learn of the tragic events in Glasgow yesterday.

"On behalf of the people of Edinburgh, I would like to express our deepest condolences to the people of Glasgow and our thoughts and prayers are with the families and loved ones of those involved.

"I have written to the RT Hon Lord Provost Sadie Docherty to offer our condolences and our support at this time.

"Flags at the Edinburgh City Chambers and at other Council buildings in Edinburgh will fly at half mast on 23rd December.”

Lord Provost Donald Wilson


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