Sunday 23 November saw Edinburgh city centre officially light up in spectacular style. With the Christmas tree on The Mound being the main focal point, the theme of Christmas Songs and Carols was carried through the city centre, which saw performers singing and dancing along the stages on George Street as the lights were turned on. The event was rounded off in suitable style with a fireworks (22)

To help with making the city sparkle at this festive time of the year, our Construction Safety Services team has been involved with this project with The City of Edinburgh Council. From ensuring contractors method statements are suitable, carrying out site visits to ensure regulations are applied, health & safety checks of the crane lift to attending the event to assist with spectator safety, our team was on hand delivering solid advice and service.