Man’s body found in wooded area in Livingston

Police in West Lothian investigating the disappearance of 47-year-old David Rogers have recovered a man’s body. The male was discovered at around 7.30pm in a wooded area between the Starlaw and More...

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Edinburgh schools serving up good food

The Soil Association has served up a bronze award to the City of Edinburgh council for the quality of their catering in primary, secondary and special schools. The Food for Life More...

Arguing against the 20mph limit

The decison to change the speed limits on some streets to 20mph was taken earlier this week by the Transport and Environment Committee. The only dissenting voices around the More...

Celebrating Greyfriars Bobby

    It is 143 years since Greyfriars Bobby died and earlier today a service in Greyfriars Kirk yard remembered him and his devotion to his master. Deidre Brock, Depute More...

David Cameron meets the First Minister in Edinburgh

The first photos have been released of the Prime Minister’s visit to Holyrood on the day that the draft legislation for increased devolution to Scotland is published. Photos More...

Smith Commission must go far enough

The Smith Commission has until Sunday to issue its draft legislation to bring more powers north of the border but they will publish the proposals later today. Deputy First More...

Edinburgh job – Information assistant

Heriot-Watt have a part time job on offer with hours on Fridays and Sundays for 40 weeks of the year. The job is advertised More...

Edinburgh hotel is one of the best

The Chester Residence scooped two top TripAdvisor awards this week. Five-star Edinburgh hotel, The Chester Residence, More...

Sunday in Edinburgh – What’s On Today

Winter Guided Walk: join a Garden Guide for a leisurely afternoon walk round the Garden. Discover...

The Music of Doris Day: Edinburgh singer to entertain at The Big Burns Supper

It’s before 9am on a cold January morning and Sarah Laing has just arrived at Dance...

Leo Blanco at the Jazz Bar this Friday

“Musician” seems hardly adequate to describe Leo Blanco, the Venezuelan pianist who appears at the Jazz...

Alan Stubbs ‘delighted’ with Hibs victory

Hibs took a giant step in the race for promotion yesterday with a comfortable win over nearest rivals Queen More...

Heart of Midlothian 2 Falkirk 3

SPFL Championship, Saturday 24 January 2015 – Tynecastle  After the mid-winter farce that was Hearts visit to Glasgow eight days ago,..

Queen of the South 0-2 Hibernian

Hibs took all three points against nearest rivals Queen of the South at Palmerston Park this afternoon and have now consolidated..

Peter Ranscombe’s new book is based an old story

Peter Ranscombe is a freelance journalist and author living in Musselburgh. He previously worked for The More...

Scottish Book Trust invite you to listen to the New Writers

The BAFTA nominations are out and the Golden Globes already won. Now it is the turn of the writers to take..

Final book of the Grace den Herder trilogy out today

The kindle edition of former Lothian and Borders’ detective Peter Ritchie’s latest book, ‘Red Sky in the Morning’ is now available..

Review – The Potting Shed

The name for The Potting Shed is very apt and the decor even more so, but the food is the real..

Sunday in Edinburgh – What’s On Today

Winter Guided Walk: join a Garden Guide for a leisurely afternoon walk round the Garden. Discover stunning seasonal highlights and learn..

Wake Me Up When It’s January…

There is a rumour that The Edinburgh Reporter’s very own Victor Meldrew – aka Mike Smith – isn’t keen on this..