Beyond Edinburgh

Outside Edinburgh

A bit of good news from up North, after the pregnancy saga of Edinburgh Zoo's guest VIP (Very Important Panda) Tian Tian ended in disappointment last week.

Oscar Wilde is renowned for his comedies of manners which observe and satirise the upper class lifestyle and strict etiquette of Victorian society.

As the Fringe in Edinburgh kicks off its three weeks of cultural activity, another begins a few miles away – North Berwick’s Fringe by the Sea (5-1

Hopetoun House near Edinburgh hosts a spectacular new two-day event to take place on 27th and 28th of July in the grounds of Scotland’s finest stately home.

On Saturday 30th March, the University of Edinburgh Canoe Club is thrilled to welcome Olaf Obsommer, internationally renowned kayaker and adventure film maker, to present his latest film creation.<

Dougie MacLean's annual folk festival is held in a variety of intimate, unusual and relaxed venues including Innerpeffray Library (Scotland’s oldest library), the Iron age Crannog, The Garden Room at Hilton Dunkeld and Methven Castle.

A weekend of daylight and torchlit night runs of 5k and 10k in length in the historic setting of Traquair house in the Scottish borders.

The pale corporation - green tiles of the cold stark set of a psychiatric ward already made for a chilling atmosphere as the audience filled Glasgow’s Tramway theatre at the first night of th

A music and light show set against the mighty stone walls of Tantallon Castle is one of the highlights of the third Lammermuir Festival in East Lothian this September.

The cliff-edge castle, described by Historic Scotland as "absolutely the best 14th-century castle architecture anywhere in Scotland", is set against an impressive natural landscape that looks out across the Firth of Forth to Bass Rock.

Night of Adventure Edinburgh is an exciting, adventure filled evening where an eclectic collection of 11 ordinary people come together to share their extraordinary achievements with a live audience