Upstart: Malcolm Fraser on the new Edinburgh Old Town

Like many Edinburgh people, I know the Old Town well. I've played in bands at Wilkie House, supped in the bars, watched gigs at La Belle Angèle, prepared a lottery submission for the Gilded Balloon comedy venue, known artists who lost their studios, eaten chips in the Leisureland cafe ...

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