City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

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Creative Writing Workshop with E. S. Thomson

Join historical crime fiction writer E.S. Thomson for a unique creative writing workshop.

The Nose Knows: Syphilitic Noses in British Art

Speaker: Dr Noelle Gallagher, Senior Lecturer in 18th Century British Literature, University of Manchester

Love Music Community Choir in concert

Songs by legendary 1980s Manchester rock band James contrast with ancient music from Swedish fishwives, songs from the German cabaret tradition, and a ground-shaking, spirit-soaring hymn from the Amer

Marie Curie's Great Big Daffodil

Whether it’s worn in celebration, in solidarity or in memory of a loved one, every daffodil tells a story, and this year, Marie Curie's Great Daffodil Appeal is going on tour.

Scotland's Storytellers Celebrate St Andrew with a Fisherman’s Feast

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Inspired by St Andrew himself, ‘Fisherman’s Feast’ has received support through Scotland’s Winter Festivals to bring the Galilean fisherman’s story of strength and sociability to life at the Scottish

Love Music Choirs and special guests

The pipes, the pipes are calling! Renowned piper Steven Blake and City of Edinburgh organist John Kitchen join 450 singers of all ages as they breathe life into iconic classical and pop, upturn ancient folk music and celebrate the legendary Scottish musical absurdist Ivor Cutler.

Edinburgh Santa Run

A crowd of Santas in Edinburgh's Winter Festivals

Bellies will bounce and beards fly when hundreds of Santas make their annual charity jog through Princes Street Gardens. The Santa run starts at around 1pm following a warm-up. The circuit around the gardens is around 2.5km, so even the most sleigh-bound Santa Claus shouldn't have too much of a problem.

SLA Fireworks Display

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Scottish Love in Action (SLA), the charity helping destitute children in India, hosts three "tartantastic" Guy Fawkes fireworks extravaganzas on Friday 2nd and Sunda

University of Edinburgh Supports Locals Tackling Social Issues

Communities across the Edinburgh region are to benefit from a £70,000 project to support groups tackling vital social issues.

Walk Together Edinburgh

Join us as we #WalkTogether To stop bowel cancer This September!