City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

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Being a Dad, Just Festival at St John's, Review

At the end of last year, a young father (Matt Coyne) entered the viral world of online with hilariously honest revelations on the reality of childbirth and the first three months of fatherhood.

Edinburgh Book Festival, Magical Mystery Tour: Paula Hawkins and Esmahan Aykol, Review


There can’t be many people who have not heard of the phenomenal success of “The Girl on the Train” a psychological thriller by Paula Hawkins, the number one in UK hardback book chart for a record brea

Well Sung, The Other Guys, the Space@Symposium Hall, Review


We were left in no doubt that the eight guys around the twenty age mark were thoroughly enjoying themselves in a particularly well rehearsed performance of well known semi classical songs, a cappella,

Absolutely Amazing! 02, St Andrew’s and St George’s West, Review

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What does a pianist do when he loses the use of his right arm, be it from wartime or illness?

Edinburgh Book Festival: Iain Mcwhirter; Scotland's Democratic Revolution, Review

The title of Iain Macwhirter’s event at the Edinburgh International Book Festival - ‘Scotland’s Democratic Revolution’ – had a dramatic tone, but whether dramatic upsets were the cause of the massive

The Inevitable Heartbreak of Gavin Plimsole, Pleasance Dome, Review

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In the beginning there was nothing, which exploded and the heart of the universe started to beat.

Declan Zapala's Guitar Multiverse, C-too, Review

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Declan was in complete command of his respectable-sized audience in the church space of St Columba's-by-the-Castle as he tuned his classical guitar.

Edinburgh Book Festival: Max Adams; Journeys Through Britain's Dark Ages, Review

Archaeologist and author Max Adams is at the Edinburgh International Book Festival to promote his most recent work, ‘In the Land of Giants’.

Showstopper!: The Improvised Musical, Pleasance Courtyard, Review

A request from the producer and an audience of musical experts – what could possibly go wrong?

Edinburgh Book Festival: Matthew Qvortrup on "The Most Powerful Woman on the Planet"

Matthew Ovortrup's book on Angela Merkel was hugely popular and the Studio Theatre in Charlotte Square Garden was full.