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Edinburgh’s Gold Award Entente Florale Europe 2014

There was a short photo call in the chamber today to celebrate the fact that Edinburgh council won the Gold Award in the European Competition for Towns and Villages in Bloom. This More...

Calling foul on dog owners

The City of Edinburgh Council is calling on tougher laws to help crack down on the issue of dog fouling in the city. Time and again this comes up in residents’ surveys More...

VIDEO – Building gets underway at Portobello

The new school at Portobello will take up a large part of the park bounded by Hope Lane, Park Avenue and Milton Road. Almost all of the trees planted at the beginning of this More...

Commonwealth exhibition ending soon

The display at the Palace of Holyroodhouse marking The Queen’s role as Head of the Commonwealth through gifts presented to Her Majesty by Commonwealth countries around More...

Open Doors event at Edinburgh art centre

The artists, makers and craftspeople of St Margaret’s House are opening their studios to the public for a weekendlong event. The art centre is offering a rare opportunity to More...

Commonwealth exhibition ending soon

The display at the Palace of Holyroodhouse marking The Queen’s role as Head of the Commonwealth through gifts presented More...

Saturday in Edinburgh – What’s On Today

Dads Rock: part of a multi-award winning network of free playgroups for Dads and Kids (aged 0-5). 10-11.30am today More...

Westminster announces plans on devolution

The Secretary of State for Scotland, Alistair Carmichael MP, announced today plans for increased devolution in...

Government offers ‘support for Edinburgh’ in budget

Thursday’s budget delivered on the ask of the Scottish people for a fairer and more prosperous...

Government committee meets to discuss Ebola

With the world watching West Africa, and the incidence of cases in the US and in...

Saturday in Edinburgh – What’s On Today

Dads Rock: part of a multi-award winning network of free playgroups for Dads and Kids (aged 0-5). 10-11.30am More...

Friday in Edinburgh – What’s On Today

The Cancer Research UK Ceilidh Experiment! Dancing (with caller), fairground games, films, theatre, poetry and the chance to try some hands-on..

Thursday in Edinburgh – What’s On Today

 Wunderfuk 2! Delighted Peoples (vocals, guitar – hip hop, punk), Small Feet Little Toes (vocals – folk) and Felt Tip Pen (‘electro-coloured twisted folk’). Hosted by Chris Willatt...

Africa in Motion – Scotland African Film Festival 2014

Where can you see a 1927 silent film about Zulu culture, a documentary about the Rwandan genocide and a thriller More...

Star Flyer moving to East Princes Street Gardens this Christmas

  Regular readers will know that The Edinburgh Reporter was persuaded to go on the Star Flyer last year just before..

Dusherra Festival 2014

  The Scottish Indian Arts Forum in its 20th year, is proud to present Dusherra 2014, the largest celebration of the..

Listen up! Newhaven Community Choir sing just for you

  The Newhaven Community Choir will be singing in the Harbour tomorrow and Saturday evenings from 7.00pm as part of Bow-Tow...

Film review: The Babadook (Jennifer Kent, 2014)

Horror sets its roots in East Asian concepts with American execution. Anything outwith these countries is seen as abnormal, and yet..

Dusherra Festival 2014

  The Scottish Indian Arts Forum in its 20th year, is proud to present Dusherra 2014, the largest celebration of the..

TERLive! Scottish Independence Referendum

  By the time this liveblog gets going the campaigning will be over. The votes will have been cast by those..