City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

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Leith Festival

Can can in Leith

The Leith Festival is a community event for young and old with comedy, music, art, dance, a tattoo, and more.

Japan Children's Day

The Consulate General of Japan in collaboration with Asian Studies at the University of Edinburgh, is once again proud to present Japan Children’s Day

Free sushi and Japanese Film Festival: The Chef of South Polar

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 the University

The Silence of Snow - the Life of Patrick Hamilton, Laughing Horse @ Espionage, Review

‘Mad, bad and dangerous to know’ might have described Patrick Hamilton in his latter days half-truthfully as it once did Lord Byron.

Oh Boy ! The Quantum Leap Show, Cowgatehead, Review

Oh Boy! The Quantum Leap Show

”It all started when a time travel experiment I was conducting went... a little ka-ka. In the blink of a cosmic clock I went from quantum physicist to air force test pilot.

The Cold Clear Elsewhere, Cafe Camino, Review

The Cold Clear Elsewhere (photo by Liz Schaffer)

In stuffy heat and in a stifling job Grace dreams of a future free from her family, from the Australian mentality; a fresh start in a cold, clear elsewhere.

Edinburgh Art Festival 2014 Programme Launches With "Common" Theme

Where do I end and you begin

The Edinburgh Art Festival today launched its programme for 2014, the 11th festival to date.

Edinburgh Zoo Centenary Day

Edinburgh Zoo opened on this day in 1913. It was a very different place then. To mark the event the zoo is hosting a variety special events and prize giveaways throughout the day.

Over 50 Events at Leith Festival, June 8-16

There is no gale that can beat Lìte’s enthusiasm. Leith Festival presents a spectacular nine-day period in the month of June.

Crab House - A Bloody Cabaret Review

There is something fishy going down at Fingers. New Town has become New York for a cabaret tale of a restaurant for recessionary times.