A Boxing Day Bank Holiday takes place on the 26th December the day after Christmas Day.
Easter Monday is a local public holiday in Edinburgh held on the day after the Christian celebration of Easter (Easter Sunday).
London North Eastern Railway (LNER) launches its high-speed passenger services between London, York, North East England and Edinburgh tomorrow, Thursday 1 August 2019.
Elderly Edinburgh residents at Inch View Care Home celebrated the delivery of Edinburgh’s first care home ‘trishaw’ today by taking it for a spin.
Edinburgh City Council has given the green light for a plan to build 66 on-street EV charging points in 14 hubs across the city by 2020.
After a hugely successful launch back in April, Velow Bikeworks and Out of the Blue are excited to host the next Edinburgh Cycle Fair at the Out of the Blue Drill Hall on Sunday 21st October.
After selling 70,000 tickets in its first year in 2017, Christmas in the Botanics returns with new light installations and visual effects.
A Christmas Day Bank Holiday takes place on the 25th December if it's a weekday.
If Christmas Day is on the weekend - Christmas Day 2021, for example, is a Saturday - then the bank holiday takes place on the following Monday.
Today is also a Council "Parking Holiday".
You can park free of charge in public parking bays and on single yellow lines on these dates, although parking holidays do not carry over to the next working day.
Christmas in Edinburgh
The new year starts with an extra day off work (for most).