City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Politics


Edinburgh Art Festival Celebrates Better Futurists

The 14th Edinburgh Art Festival gets underway tomorrow (27th July) with a multitude of free exhibitions and art related events over the next month.

A Reliable Mirage, Assembly Roxy, Review

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Harold Pinter - playwright, director, actor, worthy winner of the 2005 Nobel Prize for Literature, who died in 2008, was also a political animal.

Beam Theatre Presents Aaron Sorkin's A Few Good Men

Beam Theatre's A Few Good Men_Pic Credit Ian Fallon

Beam Theatre presents Aaron Sorkin’s breakthrough stage production, A Few Good Men at Assembly Roxy, Edinburgh, 8-11 February.

Democracy, King's Theatre, Review

‘Democracy’ uses its title several times in the course of this story that can’t quite make up its mind where its emphasis ought to be.

Scots Comics Take Edinburgh Comedy Awards

Monkey See, Monkey Do

The winner of this year’s Edinburgh Comedy Awards is Richard Gadd from Fife with his intense personal show Monkey See Monkey Do, based on the emotional repercussions of a sexual assault sever

Edinburgh Book Festival: Matthew Goodwin, "Where Now for UKIP", Review

Political scientist Matthew Goodwin introduced his book "UKIP" by explaining that the book really came about as a result of the growing Eurosceptic feeling in the country.

Festival of Politics

Scottish Parliament - Corridors of power

The Festival of Politics is a populist, accessible festival set in the Scottish parliament at Holyrood.

EU Referendum: 62% of Scotland and 74% of Edinburgh Votes To Remain

After the votes were counted for yesterday's historic referendum on whether Britain should leave or remain in the European Union, once again Scotland found itself voting the opposite way from the rest

Brighton Fringe Bursary Winner Premieres Tale of Venezuela at Refugee Festival Scotland

Memories of a Lullaby_Saras Feijoo

Over the course of a 50-minute show, travel through more than 25 years’ experience and see a canvas come to completion.

Scottish National Party Wins Minority

The Scottish National Party have won a third term in the Scottish Parliament, but it will be a minority government.

The SNP won 63 seats - two short of what was needed for a majority.