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Eurythmics' Annie Lennox Creates First Minister’s Climate Christmas Card

By edg - 2019-12-14 01:29:26
Eighties synth-rock singer Annie Lennox is the designer behind this year’s climate-themed First Minister’s Christmas card.

First Minister: UK Election Result Makes Way For Second Scottish Independence Referendum

By edg - 2019-12-13 20:02:58
PM Boris Johnson is back in Westminster with a resounding majority of 80 seats for the Conservatives and the SNP have enhanced its dominance north of the border by increasing it

Edinburgh's City Art Centre Reveals Free 2020 Exhibitions

By edg - 2019-12-11 21:10:42
The City Art Centre in Edinburgh has revealed some of the exhibition highlights for next year, including two exhibitions taking part in the Ed

STOP PRESS - This event is cancelled today due to the weather ...Christmas Carols by the Laphroaig Choir (with a dram on the side) coming to the Festival Square Market, Edinburgh

By Vivien Devlin - 2019-12-11 17:19:44
The Laphroaig Choir will be spreading festive cheer as the six singers tour four British cities throughout December, a special occasion as this is the first time the choir has t

More Details Announced for Edinburgh’s Hogmanay Torchlight Procession 2019

By edg - 2019-12-05 21:40:31
Edinburgh’s Hogmanay has revealed ten pipe and drum bands will be taking part in this year’s Torchlight Procession. 

Traverse Theatre Introduces £1 Theatre Tickets

By edg - 2019-12-03 18:13:38
The Traverse Theatre is introducing theatre tickets for £1 in a bid to make theatre accessible to all in 2020.

Edinburgh Castle (Eventually) Wins Coveted Travel Award for Fifth Time

By edg - 2019-12-05 20:28:54
Edinburgh Castle has won “Best Heritage Attraction” at the British Travel Awards for a fifth time. 

Film Festival Director Stepping Down

By edg - 2019-11-29 20:00:27
After five years at the helm, Edinburgh International Film Festival artistic director Mark Adams is stepping down from the role as of

Leonardo da Vinci Exhibition is Largest to Come to Scotland

By edg - 2019-11-22 20:26:28
The largest exhibition of Leonardo da Vinci work to be seen in Scotland opened today at the The Queen’s Gallery and continues until 15th Ma

Morricone, Levi, and Derbyshire to Feature in Edinburgh Film Festival 2020 Retrospective "The Big Score"

By edg - 2019-11-20 20:48:31
Film composers Ennio Morricone, Mica Levi, and Delia Derbyshire will be featured in a 2020 retrospective at the Edinburgh In

Work Begins On Tram Line To Leith and Newhaven

By edg - 2019-11-18 10:16:50
Work begins today on the next phase of the Edinburgh Trams line connecting the waterfront at Leith and Newhaven to the current tram terminus at York Place in Edinburgh’s Ne

Edinburgh Trams Free For Hogmanay

By edg - 2019-11-18 11:18:14
Revellers this Hogmanay will be able to travel on Edinburgh Trams between the West End and Edinburgh Airport without buying a ticket home after ringing in 2020.

Light Night Celebrations Get Edinburgh's Christmas Underway

By edg - 2019-11-17 21:18:38
A crowd of around 12,000 people packed into the Royal Mile to get Edinburgh’s official Christmas festival underway with the annual

UK General Election 12 December, 2019: Edinburgh Candidates

By edg - 2019-11-16 22:55:40
The candidates standing in Edinburgh's five constituencies in the UK Parliamentary Election on 12 December have been announced.

Music, Lights, Santa Coming to Royal Mile This Weekend

By edg - 2019-11-17 10:17:37
Christmas is over a month away, but Edinburgh's official celebrations kick off on Sunday at 3.30pm with Light Night.