ICS 2018 Convention Edinburgh – Scotland

15th August to 19 August 2018

Hosted by the European Tribe

Deposits for the Convention must be received before  1 January 2018

Initial Deposit $600pp  Total Cost $1250pp

**  Book Early , places are limited  **

Contact: ics2018convention@gmail.com

Unique Edinburgh Itinerary

An exciting and diverse itinerary of tours and events to give you a real Scottish experience! From castles and royalty, to the world’s most famous military pageant at the foot of Her Majesty the Queen’s Scottish residence.

Gala Dinner in Royalty

A Gala dinner with a Royal touch! The Britannia was Her Majesty the Queen’s very own floating palace whilst on foreign visits, for our dinner we will have exclusive use of the State Dining Room.

Comanche Seminars

And not forgetting what brings us all together – The Piper Comanche! There will be seminars on a number of Comanche related topics plus aviation vendors and the ICS AGM.

The Once in a Lifetime Convention!

Luxury Hotels

We have reserved hotel rooms on the University of Edinburgh campus for attendees to the conference. There is a choice of rooms and two different luxury facilitates which are located adjacent to each other. Click here to discover more about the hotels

Free Time for Other Attractions

The convention price includes a host of attractions and tours but it’s also a popular time to visit Edinburgh with it’s world-famous Fringe Festival taking place during your time with us.

Itinerary

Here is the full itinerary – some elements may be subject to change but you can be assured this will be a very special event

Floors Castle – Family home of Duke of Roxburghe

When you think of Scotland, you automatically think of Kilts, Bagpipes and Castles!! Well, we hope to bring you all three when you come to the ICS 2018 Convention in Edinburgh. On Wednesday 15 August we will be going to visit Floors Castle , which is in Roxburghshire, in the Scottish Borders. It is the largest inhabited castle in Scotland and was originally built for the first Duke of Roxburghe in 1721. Succeeding generations have built onto and extended the…

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The Royal Yacht Britannia

The 2018 I.C.S. International Convention is proposed for Edinburgh Scotland in August. Edinburgh is vibrant city which offers many attractions, especially in the month, including The Edinburgh Festival and Tattoo and The Fringe – the largest celebration of Arts and Culture in the world. There are hundreds of shows covering Comedy, Music, Circus and Cabaret, by both new and established performers. During the visit there are many other attractions in Edinburgh: Holyrood Palace the official Royal Scottish residence; at one…

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MEMORIES OF EDINBURGH by Dr Barrie Taylor

When I matriculated to study medicine as a first year student at Edinburgh back in the late 1950’s we had an introductory Freshers week that started with a gathering on Calton Hill at the East end of Princes Street. William Playfair’s classic Greek pillars dominate Calton Hill, an unfinished memorial to the Scottish soldiers who died in the Napoleonic Wars.  It is one of the seven hills on which the city of Edinburgh is built and is a good starting…

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About Edinburgh

  EDINBURGH – THE VENUE FOR THE 2018 CONVENTION BY Barrie Taylor Edinburgh, the Capital City of Scotland, always vibrant, becomes International during the City’s annual Arts Festival. Wherever you enter the City, your route is likely to take you into the New Town, built at the time when England lost its American Colonies in the USA. The streets were named to please our King George III, with Princes Street named after his sons. Unlike the Old Town, the New…

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