City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Forth Bridges


Limekilns Breakfast Dip 2015

The Limekilns Breakfast Dip is a fun, charity event taking place on January 1st 2015.

Earth Hour: We're In It Together

Earth lights from space

Tomorrow (Saturday 31st March) at 8.30pm, Edinburgh joins cities around the world by powering down for Earth Hour.

Edinburgh Castle, the Scottish Parliament, and the Scott Monument are among familiar Scottish landmarks that will be sharing sixty minutes of darkness. Following the completion of its 2-year long repainting, the Forth Rail Bridge will go dark for the first time in support of Earth Hour.

Scotland's Twits Name New Forth Bridge

Forth Road Bridge Replacement Crossing

What should the new Forth Road Bridge be called? The Scottish Government has announced today it will give the public a say in naming the new road bridge being built across the Firth of Forth, currently dubbed the Forth Replacement Crossing.

"Long Delays" on Forth Road Bridge on 10/11 March

Drivers crossing the Forth Road Bridge are being warned to expect long delays on Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 March while repair work is being carried out.

Forth Rail Bridge Viewing Platform Being Planned

Forth Bridge from bike path

Network Rail are apparently planning to put a 300 foot high viewing platform on the Forth Rail Bridge.

Forth Bridge's Paint Job "That Never Ends" About To End

Painting the Forth Bridge

Painting of the Forth Bridge - the paint job that famously "never ends" - is coming soon to an end.

Midnight Sleepwalk - Forth Road Bridge

Join BBC's Catriona Shearer at the Aberlour Midnight Sleepwalk for a 5 mile walk across the Forth Road Bridge on Saturday 10th September

Consortium Chosen to Complete Third Forth Bridge

Forth Road Bridge Replacement Crossing

The Forth Crossing Bridge Constructors (FCBC) consortium, comprising Dragados, Hochtief, American Bridge International and Morrison Construction, has been chosen to build the new Forth Bridge Crossing it was announced yesterday.

Government Must Learn Lessons from Edinburgh Trams Project

Whichever party wins the next election for the Scottish Parliament they must take careful note of the way that the Edinburgh trams project has been mishandled and take steps to avoid any repeat of

Forth Rail Bridge, The Ultimate Abseil

Are you up for the challenge? Ready for a 165ft freefall abseil on the iconic Forth Rail Bridge? Then Chest Heart & Stroke Scotland invites you to South Queensferry on 8th May!