City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh Parks


Edinburgh’s "Smallest Festival" On City's Highest Point: Arthur's Seat

Arthur's Seat Summit

In October, the Scottish Poetry Library will launch "Lugs Tae Arthurs Seat", dubbed Scotland’s "smallest festival".

Floral Clock Marks 100th Centenary of Edinburgh Zoo

Edinburgh Zoo Floral Clock

A team of gardeners, using 40,000 plants, took two months to create this year's animal themed floral clock marking the 100th anniversary of

Edinburgh Parks and Green Spaces Mapped By Innertube

"Greenspaces" Innertube Map

A third version of Edinburgh’s popular Innertube map, that highlights Edinburgh parks and green spaces, has been launched in time for the E

North Queensferry beach: marine charity needs volunteer helpers for cleanup

Port Laing beach, North Queensferry will be getting spruced up for summer as part of Beachwatch, the Marine Conservation Society (MCS) beach clean and litter survey on Sunday 30th June which aims t

Britain From the Air Coming to Edinburgh

Britain from the Air: Arthur's Seat

Edinburgh has been confirmed as the latest host venue for Britain from the Air, an outdoor exhibition of more than 100 aerial photographs, such as the one above of Hol

Miles for Macmillan - Edinburgh

This summer, join us for a big, beautiful sponsored walk to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support. Take part in Miles for Macmillan – Edinburgh in Holyrood Park, in the heart of the c

Holyrood Park Road Closed For Bonfire Night 2012

As in previous years, Holyrood Park will be closed to traffic on Bonfire N

Great Craft Giveaway

The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh is one of the venues taking part in the first Big Craft Give-Away, when hundreds of craft objects will be given away as gifts to inspire people to go and see craf

Edinburgh Wins "Most Beautiful" City Award

Edinburgh has won a "best in class" award in the annual Keep Scotland Beautiful awards run by the Royal Horticultural Society.

Council Looks to Tap Funds for Flood Prevention

Water of Leith (Stockbridge) flood defences construction

Edinburgh Council will be continuing talks with the Scottish Government and local government umbrella body COSLA over a funding shortfall for the second and third phases of flood prevention works o