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11 November 2018
It was a memorable privilege to be able to join with other past and present Merchistonians at the Remembrance Sunday Service on this significant 100th anniversary of the Armistice in 1918. ...
05 September 2018
On Friday 28 September Peter Macdonald will be giving a presentation on Australian Doctors International and the work they carry out in Papua New Guinea. ...
09 July 2018
Derwin was visiting from China and brought with him, his wife and daughter who were seeing the School for the first time. ...
05 July 2018
Having flown in from Seattle to visit family, Iain popped in to the School to see how much had changed in the 15 years since he was last here. ...
04 July 2018
Neil was on a trip over from Wellington, New Zealand and popped in with his family to have a look around his old school. ...
27 June 2018
John was visiting from San Francisco with his wife Cherry. ...
25 June 2018
Greig is currently studying International Relations with Mandarin at the Ningbo Campus – University of Nottingham and popped in to the School whilst he was back in the UK. ...
20 June 2018
Brian was visiting Merchiston for the first time in 30 years having studied here for a year on a ESU scholarship. ...
20 June 2018
Will Biggart (94-01) London Rep has secured a great venue for the Pre-Calcutta Cup Dinner on 15 March 2019. ...
09 June 2018


It was a cracking day down at Accies and although the hard track allowed for a fast game, it would certainly go on to take its toll on the players! The squad of boys who turned up to represent the club were superb and each one put in a great shift ...
06 June 2018
On Saturday 7 July Roger Baird (73-78), Iwan Tukalo and Rob Wainwright are holding a 24 hour Spinathon for the Doddie Foundation. ...
05 June 2018
On Merchiston’s most recent tour to New Zealand. ...
05 June 2018
Andrew Auld (86-91)  and Robert Auld (91-96) are cycling from England’s most Easterly point to Ireland’s most Westerly point. ...
05 June 2018
A message from David Murray (87-92)"I am delighted to offer you a unique and very rare opportunity to buy some of Burgundy’s greatest wines direct from our family’s vineyard situated in the heart of the region. ...
05 June 2018
MFC had a good run at the Edinburgh City 7s last weekend, only to lose to the Rex Club Red Kites in the semi-final. ...
04 June 2018
Euan Jennings (06-15) has written a Big Tech Predictions Blog where he discusses the App Store cull, a re-surge in VR and retailers looking to improve their apps. ...
04 June 2018


Turning socio-economic challenges into opportunities. ...
22 May 2018
On Friday 18 May, the School hosted the annual 1XI v Merchistonians T20 bash. ...
17 May 2018
“At Muirfield on Sunday 13 May the Merchistonian team took on the Lorretonians in their annual match. ...
11 May 2018
It was great to see Grant and his wife, Margaret this week who popped by on their way to St Andrews. ...
07 May 2018
Ian and his wife were up visiting family and took the opportunity to pop by the School for a tour. ...
07 May 2018
On a 70th birthday trip to Scotland, Allan decided to surprise his father with a trip to Merchiston. ...
07 May 2018
Match Manager, George Walker (69-74) provides an update:

"The team consisting of Niall Ballantyne (82-87), Richard Duncan (94-00), Colin Barbour (78-83), Stephen Biggart (96-03), Sandy Corstorphine (59-64), Will Biggart (94-01) and Alastair Millig ...
04 May 2018
Following a most enjoyable year at ICTA I was dispatched to Sarawak, together with Norman Orr and Robin Kirk, in August 1957. ...
03 May 2018
Following two full house presentations last year, Iain Wright (60-65) is back by popular demand. ...
01 May 2018
Ben Property is an Edinburgh based property management company run by Merchistonian, Jamie Kerr (88-93). ...
01 May 2018


I am just back from two weeks in Cape Town, I lived in South Africa for five years in the Seventies and have visited regularly over the years so it is very much a home from home. ...
26 April 2018
A dear friend of mine, Martin Macari passed away last year and I set myself the challenge of learning a new game and trialling for the National Touch Squads in his honour. ...
16 April 2018
New Knot Cufflinks available now. ...
19 March 2018
Douglas Crawford (09-14) and Benn Morris (09-16) are coming to the end of their tenure as chairman and vice-chairman respectively of the University of Bath Rugby Club, a year which has seen the club membership numbers exceed 400; the largest it has e ...
15 March 2018
Chris Shorter (64-67) has been in touch to say that he is delighted to hear about the 50 year reunion in May which he plans to attend. ...
15 March 2018
On Saturday 10 of March the annual Merchistonian Clay and Rifle competition took place against pupils. ...
14 March 2018
The inaugural Merchistonian v Merchiston squash match took place on 8 March at Colinton Castle Squash Club. ...
09 February 2018
The Merchistonian Club is pleased to announce Murray Capital as its new title sponsor. ...
01 February 2018


"Diversifying for the next generation"

Presentation by Simon Hannah (88-95),

Managing Director of J. ...
30 January 2018
Congratulations to Tom Diggle (08-16) who has been selected for the 2018 High Performance and Academy programme of Scottish Target Shooting. ...
30 January 2018
As the hereditary chief of Clan Majoribanks, Andrew Marjoribanks of that Ilk (55-59) was invited to unveil a statue to the Golden Retriever, which was first bred by one Dudley Marjoribanks, later Lord Tweedmouth. ...
29 January 2018
Stewart Crerar (02-08) was a member of the Merchiston Tennis Academy when it started and was part of the Scottish Schools’ Cup Championship team. ...
16 January 2018
Magnus Bradbury (11-13) has been selected to play! Congratulations Magnus and Ready Ay Ready for the tournament. ...
14 December 2017
Thanks to James Hardie (52-57) who has returned to the School a library book titled ‘The Far North’ taken out 50 years ago. ...
14 December 2017
Will Lindsay (87-94) works with McInroy & Wood in Haddington, East Lothian, and is looking to recruit a graduate Investment Analyst for this successful discretionary investment manager. ...

 

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