Hermitage Demonstration Garden Will Be Hands On

Submitted by edg on Fri, 24 Feb '12 10.18pm

Hermitage of Braid and Blackford Hill Nature Reserve is already a popular beauty spot with a variety of striking landscapes: mature broadleaved woodland, a wildflower meadow, a wetland spot, a good-sized pond, a disused quarry, and a river, the Braid Burn, that flows through the reserve.

Will Edinburgh Win Bid For Green Bank?

Submitted by edg on Thu, 23 Feb '12 9.01pm

The team bidding to make Edinburgh home of the UK's new Green Investment Bank made a final push to secure the bank for the city today.

Lothian and Borders Chief Constable's Contract Extended

Submitted by edg on Thu, 26 Jan '12 8.24pm

David Strang is to stay on as chief constable of Lothian and Borders Police. Mr Strang has been in charge of Lothian and Borders Police since 2007 and his five year contract was due to expire on 31 March 2012.

More People Visiting Scotland

Submitted by edg on Thu, 12 Jan '12 4.09pm

The number of visitors to Scotland has risen by eight per cent in the first nine months of this financial year according to the