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Second Burns&Beyond Festival Gets Boost in the Year of the Rat

By edg - 2019-11-02 06:18:38
Once every 76 years an unusual alignment occurs: Burns Night and the Chinese New Year both fall on 25th January.

Edinburgh's Christmas 2019 Combines Commerce, Community and Church

By edg - 2019-10-19 10:22:12
Edinburgh’s Christmas programme is out. The official turning on of the Christmas Lights on 17th November between 3.30pm and 5pm gets things under way.

Multicultural Diwali to Bring Lights, Colour and Dance to Edinburgh Nights

By edg - 2019-10-17 19:17:14
Philippine dancing, African drumming, belly dancing, Cuban salsa and a Chinese lantern display are coming in most "culturally diverse" Edinburgh Diwali yet.

Edinburgh's Hogmanay 2019/2020 Packs the Parties In

By edg - 2019-10-10 06:15:38
The three-day Edinburgh’s Hogmanay Festival 2019/2020 embellishes the tried-and-tested formula with a mix of ceilidhs, concerts, and a&n

Scottish Chamber Orchestra and world-renowned composer Sir James MacMillan bring SCO Masterworks to Edinburgh

By Barnaby Miln - 2019-09-17 07:29:04
The Scottish Chamber Orchestra’s flagship project for upper secondary school music students has been in Aberdeen, Edinburgh and Kilmarnock this month and culmin

Shall We Dance? – “The King and I” sweeps into the Playhouse Theatre.

By Kenneth Scott - 2019-09-17 07:29:04
A glittering production of “The King and I” is set to gild the Edinburgh Playhouse this October.

Breweries in Scotland are "Booming" says CAMRA

By edg - 2019-09-12 19:10:08
The brewing and pub scene across Scotland is booming, according to the Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA).

Lives of Early New Lanark Inhabitants To Be Shared on Mill Buildings

By edg - 2019-09-10 08:37:08
New Lanark World Heritage site will be brightening Autumn evenings again this year by turning its 18th century mill buildings into canva

Floors Castle Returns With Food and Drink Festival

By edg - 2019-09-06 18:41:36
Bakers, artisan producers and assorted foodies are getting ready for the Great British Food Festival which comes to the stately home of Floors Castle, near Kelso, next weekend (

Edwyn Collins and Tide Lines to Play Burns&Beyond Festival Club in January

By edg - 2019-09-04 08:42:30
The Burns&Beyond Festival which had its inaugural year in January of this year will be returning in January 2020 with a Festival Club at the A

Festival Performance of Jarvis Cocker's MUST I EVOLVE? Released

By edg - 2019-08-30 21:25:03
Seven out of the twelve gigs in Edinburgh International Festival's contemporary music strand sold out this year, with a tota

Deith and Defoe Stalk Gladstone's House A Little Longer

By edg - 2019-08-29 07:22:10
The Fringe may be over but for fans of historical theatre there's still a chance to see a performance of A Game of Death and Chance at G

Upcycling to Zero Waste on The Fringe

By edg - 2019-08-05 14:34:24
BoxedIn Theatre Company set themselves the goal of building a pop-up theatre using only reusable materials. The result is zero-waste venue The Greenhouse.

LA Phil Kicks Off Edinburgh International Festival at Tynecastle Stadium

By edg - 2019-08-03 01:49:08
An audience of 15,000 gathered at Tynecastle Park, home to Hearts football team, for the Edinburgh International Festival's

Assembly Opening Gala Highlights the Wealth of Talent at Edinburgh Fringe

By edg - 2019-08-01 03:07:46
The Fringe doesn’t officially start until tomorrow (Friday) but many shows are getting a good run-up.