City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland


Scottish National Party Wins Minority

The Scottish National Party have won a third term in the Scottish Parliament, but it will be a minority government.

The SNP won 63 seats - two short of what was needed for a majority.

Two Minute Manifesto, Traverse Theatre, Review

The ‘Two Minute Manifesto’ caravan came to a halt at the Traverse on the day of the Scottish Parliament elections.

Scottish Election 2016 by Numbers

Candidates from all political parties are making a final push today, the eve of the Scottish Parliament Election 2016.

UK Parliamentry Results For Edinburgh

The UK Parliamentary General Election results for Edinburgh’s five constituencies were announced early this morning at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre.

UK General Election 2015

Britain votes for a new government today - at least, those who haven't already voted in advance by post.

Scottish Independence Referendum

Polls are open from 7am til 10pm throughout the day on what is likely to be the most important vote that Scots make in their lifetimes.

Online Voting First For Community Council Elections

It has yet to catch on in national elections, but for the first time, local people taking part in this year's Edinburgh Community Council elections can cast a vote from the comfort of their armchai

Labour Wins Most Seats in Edinburgh as Lib Dem Vote Collapses

Alexander and Bucephalus

The local election results for the City of Edinburgh Council have now been declared.

As widely forecasted, the Liberal Democrats were punished for their handling of the Edinburgh Tram project and what ousted Lib Dem leader Jenny Dawe called "anti-Clegg sentiment".

Edinburgh Votes For New Council


The debates and the predictions are almost over. Edinburgh votes today. 

Edinburgh Trams - Officials Uneasy as New Administration Looms

Sue Bruce and her officials must be somewhat uneasy as the Local Authority election tomorrow (Thursday, 3 May) draw closer.&