As of yesterday, spring is officially here - but not in the way I had hoped. The sight of delicate daffodils along the drive to School has been slightly marred by the wind and rain's persistence. Whatever the weather, read on for a varied list of Merchistonian
At the Tokyo 7's, Scotland's team features James Johnstone (02-08), and tomorrow they face England (2.44am) and Spain (9.44am). Follow their progress
To golf: the School team has won their match against Glasgow Academy in the Scottish Foursomes. They're now set to face Stewart's Melville. Keep up to date with the results
Congratulations again to Calum Hill (11-13), who has been awarded Sun Belt Golfer of the Month! Read the full article
I am looking forward to seeing everyone at the Merchistonians v Academicals match and dinner next Saturday 29 March. A few places remain for those who would like to go to the dinner, but be quick - click
here to make sure you don't miss out. Both Clubs are using the events to raise money for Hearts and Balls; more details
Merchistonians' talents reach far and wide in scope. Did you know Richard Brown (82-87) is a producer for the critically acclaimed HBO television show True Detective? He's now setting his sights on an Irvine Welsh screenplay for the big screen.
Keep your eyes peeled (what a terrible image) for further developments.
Friday 28 March sees the next Edinburgh Business Breakfast at Indigo Yard. Douglas Kinloch Anderson, parent and grandparent to Merchistonians, is providing business insights as a fifth generation Chairman of Kinloch Anderson. His talk is called
"Breaking the Wall of China": bring your best morning smile and come along from 8am-9am.
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