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The Living Memory Association

Edinburgh's Reminiscence Project • Established 1986


Thelma magazine

We produce a quarterly magazine—naturally called Thelma. It’s choc-full of memories and old photographs centred round a different theme each quarter. Past issues have focussed on Going to the Dancing, Going to the Pictures, Variety Theatre and Collecting.

2018 issues covers

Issue 11, Spring 2018
The art of the snap

Issue 12, Summer 2018
Going to the pictures

Issue 13, Autumn 2018
Curtain's up: theatre & variety show

Issue 14, Winter 2018
Superfans and collectors

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Practical information

Contact us
by e-mail:
by phone: 07714 783 726

Find us
The Little Shop of Memory is open 10.30am-4pm weekdays and 11am-4pm weekends.
Find us on the first floor next to Debenhams, at Ocean Terminal Shopping Centre, Edinburgh EH6 6JJ.

West Lothian Reminiscence Centre is open 11am-3pm Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday.
Find us opposite Iceland, at The Centre, Livingston, EH54 6HR.

Look out
for our quarterly publication Thelma Magazine, and our monthly podcast The Thelma tapes.

Follow us
on Facebook, Twitter , Youtube and Instagram.