City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh City Council

Edinburgh's Festival of Sport

Community sports festival with taster sessions, demonstrations and competitions to encourage people of all ages from across Edinburgh and the East of Scotland to discover the benefits of an active lifestyle.

Festival of Sport Looks To Ride Wave of Olympic Fervour

As Edinburgh's international arts festival ends, another festival kicks off, with a focus on local physical activities.

Sir Chris Hoy to be Granted Freedom of Edinburgh

Chris Hoy, Edinburgh Award Winner 2009

Edinburgh City Council yesterday voted to award Sir Chris Hoy the Freedom of the City.

Safety Warning Issued About Baby Bling

Baby bling shoes

Trading Standards officers from the City of Edinburgh Council have issued an alert regarding ‘bling’ products which pose a risk of choking babies and young toddlers.

4,346 P1 Kids Start School


Parents encouraged to learn more about local schools at Open Day as primary 1 kids start new term.

Major Beam Work on Tram Bridges Completed

Bridge for Edinburgh tramline at South Gyle

Edinburgh City Council reported today that beam installation for the last two bridges for the Edinburgh Tram line has been successfully completed.

Up to £2,500 Grants For Recycling Projects

The deadline for Edinburgh City Council's Waste Action Grants, worth up up to £2,500, is drawing close.

Kings Theatre Opening After Refurbishment

King's Theatre refurb photocall

The King's Theatre revealed its £2.6 million refurbishment, before it opens for the Edinburgh International Festival on the 11th fo

Photos Show Edinburgh Tram Works "On Schedule"

Tram works July '12 - Edinburgh Airport

Edinburgh Council has released a series of images showing that Edinburgh's troubled tram appears to be taking shape, with track being laid in the city ce

National Playday in the Grassmarket

Studies suggest that today's children have significantly less outdoor playtime than previous generations.