City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh News


Edinburgh's First Care Home ‘Trishaw’ Taken For A Spin

Inch View Care Home "trishaw" in action

Elderly Edinburgh residents at Inch View Care Home celebrated the delivery of Edinburgh’s first care home ‘trishaw’ today by taking it for a spin.

Edinburgh Festival 2019: Rocking Leith and Rousing Tynecastle

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The Edinburgh International Festival today launched its 2019 programme of dance, theatre, and music for this August.

Royal Scottish National Orchestra : Søndergård Conducts Prokofiev, Usher Hall, Review

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The concert began with the first ever performance of a bright and cheerful twenty minute work commissioned by the Royal Scottish National Orchestra from the American composer Paul Chihara.

Breaking Stepmother Stereotypes

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Cinderella, Snow White, Hansel & Gretel... We all know a tale that features an evil stepmother with the viscous intention to cause their stepchildren misery and despair.

National Galleries of Scotland Exhibitions 2019

Bridget Riley's Blaze (1962)

With the Edinburgh Art Festival firming up its Summer programme of shows it's a good time to survey the highlights of forthcoming National Galleries of Scotl

Free Photo Exhibition Shows Human Impacts on Planet Earth

A Human Impact Amanda Tyndall,  Pascale Moehrle, Executive Director for Oceana, Ken Macintosh MSP

A free, outdoor photographic exhibition showing humankind's impact on our planet opened today outside the Scottish Parliament building.

Edinburgh International Children's Festival Launches 30th Anniversary Programme

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Today marks the programme launch for the 30th edition of the Edinburgh International Children's Festival, produced by Imaginate, Scotland's national organisation promoting the development and

Edinburgh Film Festival Launches 60 Second Film Competition

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The Edinburgh International Film Festival has launched a new film competition called "Walk With Us" for Scotland-based filmmakers.

Royal Scottish National Orchestra : Carmina Burana, Usher Hall, Review

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The pianist for Beethoven's Piano Concerto No 3 needed no introduction to the Orchestra for they had accompanied him in September 2017 as he won the Scottish International Piano Competition in Glasgow

Documents Show Mary Queen of Scots Getting Down to Business

Signature of Mary Queen of Scots

Documents believed to have been signed by Mary Queen of Scots have recently come to light at the Museum of Edinburgh.

First Phase of Edinburgh EV Network Gets Go-Ahead

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Edinburgh City Council has given the green light for a plan to build 66 on-street EV charging points in 14 hubs across the city by 2020.