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Fringe Comedians Forced To Reloco To Soco

By edg - 2008-03-19 09:29:03
Just The Tonic's 12 comedy shows are relocating to C Venues Soco - the tented Fringe venue at the gap site in the Cowgate, formerly occupied by the Gilded Balloon.

Church Venue Pulls Plug On Fringe Theatre Manager

By edg - 2007-07-28 12:31:05
A total of 29 Fringe shows have been left homeless after would-be Fringe venue the Apostolic Church has pulled out of its agreement with theatre managers Understairs Arts to host shows.

Edinburgh To St Andrews Bike Ride for LEPRA 2007

By edg - 2009-09-16 07:23:47
Go to the Edinburgh St Andrews Bike Ride

Rt Hon George Grubb, Lord Lieutenant and Lord Provost of Edinburgh

By edg - 2007-07-13 02:56:52
The Rt Hon George Grubb, Lord Lieutenant and Lord Provost of the City of Edinburgh. Elected to position of Lord Provost 17th May 2007.

Edinburgh City Council Election Results - 3rd May 2007

By edg - 2007-07-05 15:23:40
Here they are: the Edinburgh City Council Election Results for 3rd May 2007... a little later than expected due to technical difficulties.

Close Result Leaves Scottish Parliament In The Balance

By edg - 2007-05-04 22:38:38
The final results are in and the Scottish Nationalists with 47 votes have won one more seat than Scottish Labour with 46.

Voting Machine Problems Halt Scottish Election Count

By edg - 2007-10-05 02:15:27
With half the seats declared, Scottish Labour have so far managed to hold off the Scottish National Party (SNP), although the SNP have taken a number of key Scottish seats.

A Few Facts and Figures About Our Festival

By Editor - 2008-04-14 09:43:21
Beltane Fire Society celebrates the coming of summer with Edinburgh's annual Beltane Fire Festival, a revival of the ancient Celtic fertility festival.

Edinburgh's Smoking Ban - One Year On

By edg - 2007-03-23 09:08:40
It's a year since smokers were told to stub out in Edinburgh's pubs, restaurants, and other enclosed public areas.

Satelite

By webmaster - 2007-03-12 08:30:45
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Leith, North East Edinburgh Local Plan

By edg - 2007-02-19 23:58:54
This is the area of Leith as described in the North East Edinburgh Local Plan. 

Significant Clue to Leith's History Found in Pilrig Park

By edg - 2008-05-02 01:42:56
The remains of an English fort from the 1560 Siege of Leith have been discovered in Pilrig Park, Edinburgh, in one of the most significant archaeological finds in recent years.

Assembly Rooms Upgrades For 2009

By edg - 2010-12-30 19:25:46
The Assembly Rooms is lined up for a £10 million renovation that will see the entire building and its facilities upgraded and refurbished, including exterior improvements to both the George and Rose Street sides and the adjoining lanes by 2009.

Role of the Beltane Fire Society

By edg - 2008-04-19 07:28:57
Edinburgh's Beltane Fire Festival was created in its current form in 1988, the product of a small group of enthusiasts including the musical collective Test Department

Beltane Fire Festival Origins and Beltane Today

By edg - 2012-05-01 21:48:02
Edinburgh's Beltane festival originates from Scottish and Irish Gaelic pre-Christian times. The word Beltane is thought to have derived from a Gaelic-Celtic word meaning "bright/sacred fire."