City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

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Edinburgh News


King’s Theatre Redevelopment Campaign Announces Architect and Future Designs

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Capital Theatres, the charitable trust which runs the Festival and King’s Theatres and The Studio, has officially launched the King’s Theatre Edinburgh Redevelopment Campaign.

Historic Scotland to Offer Thousands of Free Tickets to Heritage Sites

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Thousands of free tickets to historic visitor attractions from the Border Abbeys to Skara Brae and Maeshowe in Orkney are being given away to celebrate St Andrew's Day

Council to Roll Out LED Street Lights Across Edinburgh

Energy efficient LED street lights will be rolled out across Edinburgh from later this month.

Royal Scottish National Orchestra: Chan Conducts Rachmaninov, Usher Hall, Review

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With this concert Elim Chan began her reign as the RSNO's Principal Guest Conductor, succeeding Thomas Søndergård now prompted to the top job, Music Director.

A Puffin Great Adventure Exploring Climate Change

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A new children’s show by Snap Elastic is on tour across Scotland from today, and flies into Edinburgh, landing at the Scottish Storytelling Centre on Saturday 10 November to entertain with a tale of f

Outlaw King Film Review

Chris Pine in Outlaw King

I rarely review films anymore having swapped writing for making my own very modest efforts in the medium and working on other productions.

First Samhuinn Fire Festival On Calton Hill Bigger Than Beltane

Samhuinn Performers by Vince Graham (Beltane Fire Society)

To hypnotic drum beats, punctuated with guttural roars, a small army of pagan-esque performers staged a fiery, Hallowe’en night show on Calton Hill to mark the onset of

Francesca Hegyi Appointed New Executive Director of Edinburgh International Festival

Francesca Hegyi - EIF Executive Director

The Edinburgh International Festival has announced the appointment of Francesca Hegyi OBE as the incoming Executive Director.

Vienna Tonkunstler Orchestra with Angela Hewitt, Usher Hall, Review

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Last night’s concert, as part of the Sunday Classics series at the Usher Hall, was with the acclaimed Vienna Tonkunstler Orchestra.

Edinburgh Remembers Absent Friends in Festival

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Now in its fifth year, To Absent Friends is part of a Scotland-wide festival of storytelling and remembrance, where organisations come together to remember loved ones who have died.