City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh News


Artists United For Festival of Art

Whatever happened to the infighting that the art world is famous for and that, perversely, piques media interest in the public debate about art? Today, it seemed nothing, but a torpor in a turpertine cup as the Edinburgh Art Festival was launched at the Stills Gallery on Cockburn Street

Fringe Comedians Forced To Reloco To Soco

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

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.

'e Polish Quine

Toward the end of the nineteenth century, a number of Scots farmers emigrated to Poland to manage and improve the farms owned by Polish aristocrats.

Sunshine on Leith (2007) Review

The enduring success of 'Desert Island Discs' lies in recognising music and song as integral to the narratives which make up our lives.

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

The Rt Hon George Grubb, Lord Lieutenant and Lord Provost of the City
of Edinburgh. Elected to position of Lord Provost 17th May 2007.

Aalst Review

'Knowing is what we do to other people
when they're not there', Adam Phillips reminds us. This statement hits

Edinburgh City Council Election Results - 3rd May 2007

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

The final results are in and the Scottish Nationalists with 47 votes have won one more seat than Scottish Labour with 46.

Fergus Lamont

In the hands of Gerry Mulgrew and Communicado, Robin Jenkins' attempt to portray early twentieth century Scotland's social and psychic divisions takes to the stage with gusto and aplomb