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Edinburgh to become dementia friendly

A new awareness campaign was launched today to highlight the stigma associated with dementia, and the little things we can all do to help. There are now almost 8,000 people in More...

Council sets budget with £22m savings for 2015-16

The council met on Thursday to approve its spending for the next financial year. The amount of money makes up the revenue budget is £949m which is funded by government grants More...

Community Opposition to Council Austerity Budget

Edinburgh residents want to persuade the Council that this year’s budget will have a bad effect on services and job. There will be a lobby of the Council outside the City More...

A & E statistics now published

Earlier this year the Chief Statistician for The Scottish Government undertook to publish Accident and Emergency statistics weekly. Today the first of those statistics are available. More...

Two bikes per train is not enough say Greens

The new operator of Scotrail will only allow two bikes per train on the new Borders Railway when it starts running from Edinburgh to Tweedbank, and it is simply not enough More...

Gordon’s the best!

Edinburgh Airport’s Chief Executive Gordon Dewar was voted the Director of the Year at the Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce More...

Regus now open at Fort Kinnaird

Regus, the global workspace provider, has opened a drop-in business lounge and meeting rooms at Fort Kinnaird More...

Jason Cummings urges fans to get behind Kiltwalk

The Hibernian Community Foundation has joined forces with Scotland’s favourite sponsored walk event to raise funds...

Former Hibs’ star pays tribute to the great Dave Mackay

  a Tributes continue to pour in for the former Hearts, Tottenham Hotspurs, Derby County and...

Hibs Development squad’s clash with St Johnstone postponed

Hibs Development squad’s match against St Johnstone at McDiarmid Park tonight has been postponed due to the...

Thursday in Edinburgh – What’s On Today

Live Music Now: Aonach Mor. With accordion, fiddle, guitar, piano and voice, Aonach Mor draw on a wealth of More...

Gilded Balloon Comedy in town this weekend

Justin Moorhouse will be in both Glasgow and Edinburgh this weekend doing what he does best -no-frills big-hearted stand-up comedy.  Audiences..

Helmand Return: a fresh perspective on the photography of conflict

  Someone is sculpting a rose from scrap metal, a gift perhaps for a girlfriend or mother. In the very same..

Double points with Flybe

Flybe, Europe’s largest regional airline, is today launching a double Avios promotion for the month of March. More...

Travel – Hard Rock Cafe San Francisco

On the occasions when we get away from Edinburgh, we like to really get away. Now that the whole of the..

easyJet adds 70,000 extra seats from Edinburgh

Air passengers planning their summer getaways this year will have almost 70,000 extra seats on 19 easyJet routes to and from Edinburgh Airport..

A taste of the Orient at the Botanics with Sodexo Prestige

Sodexo Prestige caterers are the people behind the fantastic food served at events at the many venues across Edinburgh including, the..

Thursday in Edinburgh – What’s On Today

Live Music Now: Aonach Mor. With accordion, fiddle, guitar, piano and voice, Aonach Mor draw on a wealth of traditional material..

Edinburgh author gets ‘write behind’ the Great Scottish Book Off

An Edinburgh author is lending her support to Capability Scotland’s Great Scottish Book Off on World Book Day on 5 March. Fran..