City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland


4,346 P1 Kids Start School


Parents encouraged to learn more about local schools at Open Day as primary 1 kids start new term.

Edinburgh Aerial and Acrobatics Convention

After the Fringe performers have packed up and gone home, the Edinburgh Aerial and Acrobatics Convention returns for its sixth year at St Leonard's Land, Holyrood Road.

Festival of Dangerous Ideas

The Festival of Dangerous Ideas is a Scotland-wide series of events that "aims to re-establish the importance of dangerous ideas as agents of change in education - to shift the axis of what is possible."

Get Them on the Stage Young

Kindur (Imaginate Festival)

With the Bank of Scotland Imaginate Festival on for the week children and adults are tasting a good range of live performance (such as the show pictured, Kindur, which is told from the perspective of Icelandic sheep).

Edinburgh Medal Winner's Climate Predictions 30 Years On

NASA scientist James Hansen has been giving his Edinburgh Medal address tonight...more will be posted here from that later by Bill who is at the talk and presentation (EDIT read Bill's review).

Interview: Simon Gage, Edinburgh Science Festival Director

Simon Gage, director of the EISF

The longtime EISF director explains the art of science communication and why warnings from this year's Edinburgh Medal winner need to be heeded.

Edinburgh To Become "Super-Connected City"

Edinburgh is one of ten UK cities set to share £100m to introduce ultra-fast broadband and wifi through the city, Chancellor George Osborne announced today in his budget.

Victim Sidekick Boyfriend Me, Traverse Theatre, Review

Lyceum Youth in Victim Sidekick

Lyceum Youth give impressive performances in this series of works, although the writing remains quite simple.

£1 Off For Science Fest Early Birds

Kids at City Art Centre during EISF

Science. Fun. Two words that the Edinburgh International Science Festival strives to keep in close proximity when building its programme of events which start at the end of this month.