City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh University


Previously... Scotland's History Festival

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Launched in 2011, "Previously" is a volunteer-driven local history festival. In 2015, the programme runs over five days following Robert Louis Stevenson Day on the 13th November. It comes before St Andrews Day on 30th November and the start of the Winter Festivals.

Edinburgh University students mark 30th years of dance

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In a gala performance that celebrating 30 years of a popular dance, students from the University of Edinburgh will take part in a Dance Performance showcasing a different style of dance every

Free Japanese Film Festival: Hankyu Railway: A 15-minute miracle

The Consulate General of Japan in Edinburgh together with the Japanese Studies department at the University of Edinburgh are delighted to welcome you to a free Japanese Film Festival at 50 George Squa

University Upgraded Gym Re-opens

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Following a £500,000 refurbishment, a state-of-the-art University gym is to re-open on Thursday 8 January at an event hosted at the Pleasance Sports Centre and Gym from 4pm.

Turn back the clock at Teviot Row House!

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A weekend of special events has been lined up by Edinburgh University Students’ Association (EUSA) and the University of Edinburgh Alumni office to mark the 125th anniversary of Teviot Row House.

Mahatma Gandhi’s grandson puts India in fresh perspective

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Mahatma Gandhi’s grandson, the distinguished scholar and statesman, Gopalkrishna Gandhi, will be a keynote speaker at a week-long celebration of Asian life and culture which begins on Monday.

Chinese Celebrations Aim To Be Everyone’s Cup of Tea

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To mark the first ever global Chinese language day, a pop-up Chinese tea house will transform The Mound in Edinburgh this Saturday 27 September.

Only One Dog In This Pleasance Fringe Preview Show

Pleasance 30 year cake cutting interrupted by dog

It was The Pleasance's turn to hold its Fringe press launch / preview this morning.

Edinburgh Science Festival 2014 Programme Launched

Unwrapping the mummy

From robot football to making round bubbles square, from the science of intoxication at a Mad Hatter’s Tea Party to a man vs 3D printer contest, this year's Edinburgh Internatio

Remembrance Day and Remembrance Sunday in Edinburgh 2013

This Sunday, many people will gather at remembrance services ahead of the two minute silence observed on Remembrance Day