City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

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Video & transcript: Elisabeth Murdoch's MacTaggart Lecture

Below is the full transcript of the James MacTaggart Lecture, given by Elisabeth Murdoch, Chairman of Shine Group on Thursday 23rd August at the Edinburgh Te

Alistair Darling: Bringing Britain Back from the Brink, EIBF 2012, Review

James Naughtie introduced Alistair Darling for this Thomas Miller Investment Event which was held fittingly in the RBS Main Theatre.

What Does a Superstar Chef Cook at Home? - EIBF 2012 Review

Kirsty Wark, introducing Tom Kitchin, the "superstar chef", said we were in for a great culinary treat - and so it proved, as the audience enjoyed a really splendid hour with two polished

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.

Why Waverley's New Lifts Give Me A Sinking Feeling

Lifts open in Waverley

Transport minister Keith Brown cut the ribbon yesterday on Waverley Station's new lifts (or "elevators" if you speak Americanese) providing "easy and step-free access from Princes Street for the first time in 140 years".

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.

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

Edinburgh's Town Centres Team On Award Shortlist

Bruntsfield - from top of a bus

Given the monstrous mismanagement of the Edinburgh trams project, and all the accompanying pain the saga has brought citizens over the years, it's sometimes a surprise to learn that actually parts of our local authority are quite respected by their profession.

Record Numbers Visit Edinburgh Castle and Historic Attractions

Edinburgh castle from top of a bus

The low pound and the staycation trend in Britain continues to serve government heritage agency Historic Scotland well with attractions seeing unprecedented visitor numbers.