City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Visiting Edinburgh


Musselburgh Fireworks

One of the many community Bonfire Night events taking place in the Edinburgh area the free Guy Fawkes firework display will be held at Fisherrow Links, Musselburgh.

Edinburgh Diwali Parade, Celebrations and Fireworks

Edinburgh Diwali dancers

Diwali is a five-day festival of lights, celebrated by millions of Hindus, Sikhs and Jains across the world.

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.

First Samhuinn Fire Festival On Calton Hill Bigger Than Beltane

Samhuinn Performers by Vince Graham (Beltane Fire Society)

To hypnotic drum beats, punctuated with guttural roars, a small army of pagan-esque performers staged a fiery, Hallowe’en night show on Calton Hill to mark the onset of

Ear Candy Music Festival

Ear Candy Festival is a grassroots music festival for Edinburgh’s up and coming bands in the Traverse Bar Café.

Cockenzie and Port Seton Guy Fawkes Fireworks

Community fireworks display, one of many Bonfire Night events, on Links Road, Port Seton.

Haddington Torchlight Procession and Fireworks

Edinburgh's huge torchlight procession doesn't take place until the second last night of the year, but as part of its Bonfire

Edinburgh Remembers Absent Friends in Festival

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Now in its fifth year, To Absent Friends is part of a Scotland-wide festival of storytelling and remembrance, where organisations come together to remember loved ones who have died.

Saturday Night Fever, Edinburgh Playhouse, Review

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If you love the Bee Gees and you’ve got some boogie shoes, then you’ll love Saturday Night Fever, the groovy jukebox musical led by dazzling Richard Winsor as Tony Manero (John Travolta, if