City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Education


Adult Education in Edinburgh Marks A Century

Recruiting at Granton Gas in Edinburgh Works for Evening Classes

Edinburgh will mark 100 years of Adult Education in the city this year, with a special event that shows its development over the years. Included in the exhibition will be historic records and photographs which detail class programmes and information from as far back as 1908. There will also be information about the latest programme of classes and opportunities to enrol for classes.

Celebrating 100 Years of Adult Education in Edinburgh

Recruiting at Granton Gas in Edinburgh Works for Evening Classes

To mark the centenary of 100 years of adult education in Edinburgh an open event at Drummond Community High School is taking place on Saturday 30 August. There will be an exhibition of photos and records that paint a picture of the history of Adult Education, taster sessions of classes running this year, demonstrations and displays of students' work.

Histories & Mysteries Conference - featuring the Mitchell-Hedges Crystal Skull

The Histories & Mysteries Conference will be the only occasion that the Mitchell-Hedges, recently featured in the blockbuster movie Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, is on pub

Stockbridge Library Gets £400,000 Refurbishment

Stockbridge Library will re-open next week following a £400,000 refurbishment programme, including new computers with free internet access and 4,000 new books, DVDs and CDs.

Edinburgh International Book Festival Picks

Edinburgh International Book Festival

The Edinburgh International Book Festival pitches camp in Charlotte Square Gardens this year between 9th and 25th
August, hosting a staggering 800 authors from around the world. The quality and range of authors always draws wide interest, and this year is no exception. Following the launch of ticket sales last month, heavy traffic made the web site inaccessible for a while and a good number of events have already sold out.

Isle of May Nature Reserve Goes Virtual

Isle of May Nature Reserve

Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) has launched a 'virtual tour' and a free, downloadable education pack of the rugged Isle of May nature reserve.

Call to Help with Virtual Archive of the Great War Ninety Years On

Camerons Leaving Edinburgh Castle For the Front

It was "the war to end all wars." The "Great War." A time when a generation of men died and were maimed in the nightmare of trench warfare characterised by gas attacks and suicidal rushes on machin