City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

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Alison Watt Self-portrait Added To Gallery Collection

Alison Watt self-portrait

The recently refurbished Scottish National Portrait Gallery (SNPG) is unveiling a self-portait by leading Scottish contemporary artist Alison Watt. Painted whilst she was ill, it shows Watt with her right hand across her forehead.

Inverleith Park Fitness Trail

Monkey Bars Sign

For those that run around Inverleith Park, or walk their dog there, you might have noticed some interesting additions along your route.

2401 Objects, Traverse Theatre, Review

2401 objects performer

The slow, plinky-plonk, whistling music, that sounded like the background to a light-hearted French film, wafted through the theatre, adding irony to the deeply moving subject matter that was about

Edinburgh Enlightenment Exchange

Following in the footsteps of the hugely successful TEDtalks, the Edinburgh International Science Festival introduces in 2012 the Edinburgh Enlightenment Exchange or Edinburgh E2 .

West End Tram Works To Expand

West Maitland Street and Haymarket tram works diversions

The next phase of tram works starts this weekend with ongoing works at Shandwick Place and Haymarket being extended to include West Maitland Street from 5am on Saturday 24th March

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.

BALL & Other Funny Stories About Cancer

In 2001, at the age of 20 New York born Brian Lobel was diagnosed with testicular cancer.

Knits Make Transition From Trees To Knees

Anything Goes Knitting Group

Last year the ‘Anything Goes Knitting Group’ made headlines after they knitted 700 colourful squares to cover the trees at Leith Links for the “cool wool” part of the

Edinburgh MoonWalk

One night each June, since the first Edinburgh Moonwalk in 2006, thousands of women (and men) powerwalk the streets of Edinburgh in their decorated bras to raise money for breast cancer research an

Film Review: Waltz With Bashir (Manipulate Festival)

Waltz with Bashir - emerging from the sea

The annual Manipulate Visual Theatre Festival opens today (Monday) continuing until Saturday with a stimulating and eclectic program