To herald the arrival of two Giant Pandas from China on Sunday 4 December, two giant 14-foot panda inflatables have been placed on view at the entrance to Edinburgh Zoo to greet visitors. Pictured with some bamboo is Owen Gasowski (5), from Dalgety Bay, Fife.
To herald the arrival of two Giant Pandas from China on Sunday 4 December, two giant 14-foot panda inflatables have been placed on view at the entrance to Edinburgh Zoo to greet visitors. Pictured with some bamboo is Owen Gasowski (5), from Dalgety Bay, Fife.

In pictures: The pandas and Edinburgh

When Giant Pandas Tian Tian and Yang Guang arrived at Edinburgh Zoo in early December, 2011, the city was already at fever pitch. And we’ve been in love with them ever since. The news that we may well be returning them to China later this year will come as a blow to our many Panda loving residents.

Monday, 4th January 2021, 1:29 pm

When Giant Pandas Tian Tian (Sweeite) and Yang Guang (Sunshine) arrived at Edinburgh Zoo in early December, 2011, the city was already at fever pitch. And we’ve been in love with them ever since. The news that we may well be returning them to China later this year will come as a blow to our many Panda loving residents.

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