City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh lectures & talks


Science Festival: The Road From Paris

Climate change is without doubt the defining issue of our age. For many, the Paris Agreement on climate change was a fork in the road.

Electric Automotive Adventures with Robert Llewellyn

Best known as the robot in sci-fi series Red Dwarf, but gaining increasing recognition for his electric vehicle channel on YouTube, Robert Llewellyn will be talking about all things EV.

2071: The World We'll Leave Our Grandchildren

Probably the most important talk that you can see at the Edinburgh International Science Festival, particularly in light of the recent Paris Agreement in December.

Edinburgh International Culture Summit

The inaugural Culture Summit was in 2012, as a forum for discussion about culture and how it relates to politics, society, economics and business.

Previously... Scotland's History Festival

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Launched in 2011, "Previously" is a volunteer-driven local history festival. In 2015, the programme runs over five days following Robert Louis Stevenson Day on the 13th November. It comes before St Andrews Day on 30th November and the start of the Winter Festivals.

Robert Louis Stevenson Day

Robert Louis Stevenson

Robert Louis Stevenson (1850-1894), Scottish essayist, poet, man of letters, novelist and travel writer, became an international celebrity for his classic tales Treasure Island, Kidnap

Traverse Theatre announces Autumn Season 2015

Just when everyone involved in the Festival is catching their collective breath, lurking round the corner waiting to pounce in delight are the programmes for the Autumn/Winter Season.

Bryony Kimmings: Advice From One Fringe Performer To Another

Bryony Kimmings at Fringe Central

Comedian Bryony Kimmings today gave the official Fringe Central Opening Address, the third of its kind.

Edinburgh International Festival Conversations Online Announced

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The Edinburgh International Festival (EIF) has announced a high profile array of performers for its Edinburgh International Festival Conversations this August, in pa

Scotland's Big Nature Festival

A family, nature festival on the 134 hectare Levenhall Links park in Musselburgh – just behind the racecourse.