Festival of Architecture Finale – Dundee

On Friday, 18th November, the StreetsAhead team travelled to Dundee to take part in the Festival of Architecture Finale.  This event was held at West Ward Works and showcased all the different projects that had taken place throughout the year.

The children gave mural tours to the other guests, including Fiona Hyslop, Cabinet Secretary for Culture, Tourism and External Affairs.  She even gave StreetsAhead and Children’s Parliament a shout out during her speech!

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We also got to explore the other exhibitions, which included a round of crazy golf and some virtual reality headsets!

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Following the Festival of Architecture Finale, we walked into Dundee City Centre and saw the lighting of the Christmas tree in Civic Square, enjoyed some chips and hot chocolate on a cold night, and then saw the first few minutes of the fireworks show (before it was stopped due to the wind).

Although we didn’t arrive back at home until after 10pm, we had a fantastic time!

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