City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh News


Study To Look at Climate Change Impact on Edinburgh

The City of Edinburgh Council is one of four councils that will take part in a study looking at the "on the ground" impacts of climate change to improve the city's readiness for extreme weather.

The Nutcracker Review

This perennial Christmas entertainment may have arrived at the Playhouse Theatre a few weeks later than usual, but it's still a magical winter treat for all the family to warm the heart.

Edinburgh Film Festival Announces Retrospectives

Jeanne Moreau in Jules et Jim

The Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) has unveiled plans for retrospectives of two female filmmakers - French actress Jeanne and the late American actress and filmmaker Shirley Clarke.

Amjad Review

La La Human Steps latest production ‘Amjad’, based on the themes of the classic romantic tales of Swan Lake and Sleeping Beauty, is absolutely absorbing from the moment the production begins until its uninterrupted conclusion an hour and forty-five minutes later.

Boyzone Back Again…No Matter What! Edinburgh Castle Friday 18th July

HOTHOUSE2    media releaseWednesday 6th February

First UK Festival of Afghan Film Opening in Edinburgh

The first UK festival of cinema from Afghanistan launches later this month in Edinburgh with the goal of shedding a new light on the war-torn middle Eastern country.

"Green" Government Lifts Tolls on Forth Road Bridge

Drivers were able to cross the Forth and Tay road bridges free of charge from midnight last night as all tolls were abolished after more than 40 years.

Testing the Echo Review

There's a momentary hesitation in the opening of David Edgar's 'Testing the Echo', as actors cross the stage, sitting down only to move again - possibly a reflection on the unsettled lives of migrants in a globalising world

Council Approves Controversial Edinburgh Old Town Development

Edinburgh City Council today approved controversial plans for Caltongate, the huge property development in Edinburgh's Old Town.

Climate Change is Hot at 20th Edinburgh International Science Festival

The former chief scientific advisor to the British government, a scientist from the British Antarctic Survey, and the head planner of the design company behind a chinese "eco-city" (and the new Forth Bridge) are among guest speakers tackling Climate Change at the 20th Edinburgh International Science Festival.