City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Health


The Great Scottish Walk

Six to twelve mile walks for all ages and levels of fitness around Holyrood Park. This year participants are encouraged to bring their dog or their neighbour's dog.

Moonwalkers Ready to Paint the Town Pink

Around 12,000 women are preparing to paint the town pink tonight in the 3rd Edinburgh Moonwalk, a late night, charity walk to raise money and awareness about breast cancer.

EISF Talk: The Secrets of Healthy Ageing

Any discussion on 'The Secrets of Healthy
Ageing' is almost bound to gather a crowd, and the lecture theatre of the Royal

Edinburgh's Smoking Ban Two Years On

Ash trays

Yesterday marked the second anniversary of the smoking ban in Scotland, which radically changed the atmosphere inside pubs. Many non-smokers have welcomed the opportunity to drink or eat out without being enveloped in a fug of second-hand cigarette smoke. The ban has given rise to many outdoor drinking spots around the city as well.

Edinburgh's Smoking Ban - One Year On

It's a year since smokers were told to stub out in Edinburgh's pubs, restaurants, and other enclosed public areas.