City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh's Festivals

"Unforgettable Welcome" Planned For Edinburgh Olympic Flame Relay

Edinburgh is planning to host an "unforgettable" Evening Celebration with live music and entertainment for the arrival of the London 2012 Torch Relay to the Scottish capital next Summer.

First Open Debate To Discuss Future of Edinburgh's Festivals

The first ever Edinburgh Festivals Open Breakfast Debate is being held on Saturday 15 August looking at ways in which Edinburgh can enhance its reputation as the "world's leading Festival City".

Edinburgh's Festivals handed £2m slice from Government arts fund

The Scottish Government has announced a £2 million
injection into Edinburgh's Festivals over the coming financial

Edinburgh's Festivals To Share £2 million Expo Funding

Expo Funding Launch 2009

Edinburgh's Festivals will receive a larger tranche of expo funding this year as the city works to solidify its place as, according to Minister for Culture Michael Russell, "the pre-eminent festival capital of the world."

Fast Moving Seats for Festival of Politics 2008

Debating Chamber

Fast moving Seats for Festival
of Politics 2008

Festival Opening Parade Down Princes Street

The Edinburgh Festivals' Cavalcade, the annual parade down Princes Street of all the festivals, took place yesterday afternoon, Sunday 3rd August, and, although the weather threatened to make ther event as wet as it was last year, the rain managed to hold off to allow a large audience to watch in relative comfort.

Festival of Spirituality and Peace

The Festival of Spirituality and Peace is a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to nurturing a practical vision for peace.