Jul 302010

By Caspar Lampkin.

Almost as if by arrangement, the sun popped through the clouds just before midday last Sunday to join us for the 2010 Big Lunch in Union Terrace Gardens. No small thanks to the sun, the event was really well-attended and most folk remained sitting around on the grass all afternoon enjoying mouth-watering soup and great company. Continue reading »

Jul 232010

By Mike Shepherd and Vicky Rider.

The Aberdeen Big Lunch was held on Sunday 18th of July in Union Terrace Gardens. It was just one of many similar events up and down the country inspired by the first Big Lunch, started by the Eden Project, several years ago. The aim was to bring local communities together and about 200 Aberdonians and visitors took part in what proved to be a very successful event. Continue reading »