City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Heritage


Scotland's Storytellers Celebrate St Andrew with a Fisherman’s Feast

Fisherman's Feast_Credit Ludovic Farine

Inspired by St Andrew himself, ‘Fisherman’s Feast’ has received support through Scotland’s Winter Festivals to bring the Galilean fisherman’s story of strength and sociability to life at the Scottish

Redesign for Edinburgh's George Street Goes On Show

George Street re-design

A new design for Edinburgh’s George Street is on show from today at Edinburgh’s City Art Centre.

Historic Scotland to Offer Thousands of Free Tickets to Heritage Sites

Knight at the castle

Thousands of free tickets to historic visitor attractions from the Border Abbeys to Skara Brae and Maeshowe in Orkney are being given away to celebrate St Andrew's Day

Outlaw King Film Review

Chris Pine in Outlaw King

I rarely review films anymore having swapped writing for making my own very modest efforts in the medium and working on other productions.

Edinburgh Armistice 100 Procession and Service of Commemoration

Exactly one hundred years will have passed today since the end of the First World War, a conflict that devastated a generation.

Doors Open Day

Corstorphine Hill Tower (angled)

Around 120 buildings, many off-bounds to the general public during the rest of the year, throw open their doors, and gates for the annual Doors Open Day.

Kids' Activities: Surgeons' Hall Museum

Surgeon's Museum - dissection table and theatre

It takes a certain type of person who wants to spend a couple of hours viewing pickled human organs and archaic tools for hacking up body parts.

The Scottish Listed Property Show

The Scottish Listed Property Show, created by The Listed Property Owners’ Club, brings you all the specialist information and expert help you might need in conserving, renovating or buying a listed bu

Edinburgh International Festival 2018 Opening Event: Five Telegrams

Five Telegrams is the Opening Event of the 2018 Edinburgh International Festival.

Edinburgh Riding of the Marches

Riding of the Marches

The Edinburgh Riding of the Marches is a traditional event that sees around 300 horseback riders riding en masse from the outskirts of Edinburgh to the High Street in the city centre. There are limited spaces for riders, but spectators can watch the procession of equestrians as they ride up the High Street from Holyrood House to the Mercat Cross, between 3.30pm-3.55pm. There are bands at the High Street from 2pm.