City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Environment


Scotland's Big Nature Festival

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

Edinburgh Science Festival 2015 - It's An "Ideas Factory"

EISF 2015

The Edinburgh International Science Festival (4-19 April, 2015) wants visitors to see it as "The Ideas Factory" - a hub for information, ideas and innovation.

Global Divestment Day in Edinburgh

The fossil fuel era is over. The coal (in particular) and the oil and gas sectors are sunset industries.

Scotland Declares A Moratorium on Fracking

Fergus Ewing MSP

Activists and Central Belt residents were cheering a decision today by the Scottish Energy Minister Fergus Ewing to bring in a moratorium on fracking.

Solar and Renewables Event

Come along to our free event to meet our specialist advisors and get help with any questions you may have on renewable technology.

InnovationEnergy

InnovationNation, a year long series of public lectures, will launch on Wednesday 18th February 2015 with InnovationEnergy.

Royal Highland Show

Royal Highland Show - Sheep and Goats

Around 175,000 visitors attend the four-day annual trade show for those involved in the farming, food, and countryside sectors. Huge numbers of different classes of pigs, cows, horses, and other livestock are on parade as well as farm machinery and locally grown produce. There's also a broad range of events for the lay person, with culinary demos in the Food Hall being one of the big draws.

Pain, Thrills, and Inspiration On Show at Edinburgh Mountain Film Festival 2015

Cory Richards chills out

Stories to prove that anything is possible are pivotal to the 12th Edinburgh Mountain Film Festival (EMFF) (6–8 February).

Winter Solstice (Sunrise and Sunset)

Calton Hill in snow

The Winter Solstice, the point at which we are tilted furthest away from the Sun in Earth's Northern hemisphere, is at 11.12am on 21 December in 2012.

New Public Artwork and planting of Scottish bluebells bring new life to Pilrig Park

After six months of involvement, Citizen Curator is proud to announce the unveiling of a new Public Artwork by German born and Edinburgh based artist Andrea Geile.