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Edinburgh's Hogmanay 2015 - Release your Party Animal at this year's Festival, 30 December, 2015 - 1 January 2016

Edinburgh's Hogmanay - Fireworks over the Castle, (photo credit, Chris Watt)

There was a sneak media preview today to reveal a few of the cultural events taking place in Edinburgh from 30th December, 2015 to 1st January, 2016 to celebrate the New Year.

Waiting for Godot, Royal Lyceum Theatre, Review

Waiting for Godot

One might imagine theatre has had its share of revolutionary moments, but most of its past is of incremental adjustments.

Video: Cab footage of Borders Railway

The hour-long Edinburgh to Tweedbank railway re-opened today.

Full Steam Ahead once again from Edinburgh to Tweedbank: The Borders Railway is re-launched after nearly 50 years.

Sir Walter Scott (Fergus John McCann) travels on the Borders Railway to Tweedbank (Visit Scotland)

At 8.45am on Sunday 6th September, 2015, an historic occasion took place with the return of a passenger train service from Edinburgh to Tweedbank in the Scottish Borders.

Festival and Fringe Wraps - the Archive Lives On

Another festival - Edinburgh Guide's 18th festival - has officially drawn to a close marked by last night's explosive spectacle.

Over 250,000 to View Festival Fireworks Finale

Harmonium Blue

The Edinburgh International Festival draws to a close tonight with the traditional Festival Fireworks finale watched by an esti

Bryony Kimmings: Advice From One Fringe Performer To Another

Bryony Kimmings at Fringe Central

Comedian Bryony Kimmings today gave the official Fringe Central Opening Address, the third of its kind.

Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo 2015, Edinburgh Castle Esplanade, Review

Tattoo Pipers

The annual Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo is a spectacular show, part military part dance, that exceeds every one of the sixty five of past years.

The Playhouse Hosts Mini Fringe Festival of Comedy, Cabaret, Music, and Dance

The Boards Cabaret Bar - The Playhouse on the Fringe

This is Week Zero of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, as several dozen venues start to open up around the city from the Assembly Rooms to Zoo.

Photographer Captures Local Scenes in Monochrome


‘’ is the simple title of the current exhibition of photography adorning the walls of ‘The Roamin Nose’ café on Eyre Place.

Fringe Ticket Machine at Edinburgh Airport Open

Airport ticket booth

The Fringe's ticket machine at Edinburgh Airport is officially open and will remain open 24 hours, everyday, until 31st August.

Into the Woods, Playhouse, Review

Go down into these woods and you’re sure of plenty of big surprises!

Edinburgh International Festival Conversations Online Announced


The Edinburgh International Festival (EIF) has announced a high profile array of performers for its Edinburgh International Festival Conversations this August, in pa

Large Hadron Collider Exhibition Coming To Edinburgh

Touring LHC Roadshow to visit Dyamic Earth from 31 July.jpg

A section of the world’s biggest scientific experiment – the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) – will be part of an interactive exhibition at Edinburgh’s Dynamic Earth star

Half Price Tickets for the Tattoo

Tattoo 2011: Lion Rampant projected onto Edinburgh Castle

A limited number of half-price tickets for this year’s Edinburgh Military Tattoo preview performance on Thursday 6th August will go on sale from the

LeithLate15 Offers Walking Tours in August and September

LeithLate has expanded its format for the LeithLate15 festival with a number of different events taking place over an extended 4 month period.

21st Edinburgh Mela Programme Announced


The full programme for the 21st Edinburgh Mela launched today, offering its usual enticing mix of world music, dance, interactive craft sessions and a smorgasbord o

Edinburgh International Book Festival 2015 Programme Launched

EIBF Nick Barley spills books

This year's Edinburgh International Book Festival takes on a globetrotting theme with a programme that Festival Director Nick Barley says is "more internati

Lee Miller and Picasso: Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Review

Picasso, Hotel Vaste Horizon, Mougins, (Lee Miller, 1937  Lee Miller Archives)

“Who sees the human face correctly: the photographer, the mirror, or the painter?” Pablo Picasso

Fringe 2015 Biggest Fringe Ever - Again

Fringe 2015 programme launch by Jane Barlow

The Edinburgh Fringe has done it again. This year’s Fringe, running 7th to 31st August, is bigger than ever.

"Big Four" Launch Edinburgh Fringe 2015 Programme

EdFest Brochure 2015

As we head towards June, it’s only a couple of months before the curtain rises to launch the Edinburgh Festival Fringe again and a world of visitors will arrive i

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