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Community Council meeting Ian Murray MP – two birds with one stone Edinburgh Award Serious assault in Edinburgh at the weekend Post your festive greetings here!   Craigentinny/Meadowbank Community More...

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Council and NHS Lothian to lease former care home from BUPA

A new short-stay centre is being opened in Edinburgh at the site of a former care home. Bupa Care Homes have agreed to lease the buildings at the former Pentland Hill Care Home More...

News in the North of Edinburgh

The Edinburgh Reporter attended the AGM of the North Edinburgh News earlier in the week. Usually a news organisation is expected to have, well, news. But this week’s meeting More...

Community groups and trade unionists against council cuts

Anti-cuts campaigners say that The City of Edinburgh Council’s draft budget proposals for 2015/6 will significantly damage services for those most in need. They say they More...

Wave Energy Scotland to be established

  Scotland is to establish a wave energy technology development body to encourage innovation in the industry Minister for Business, Energy and Tourism Fergus Ewing announced More...

First Minister appoints new Cabinet

The Scottish Government’s new Cabinet has today been announced by First Minister Nicola Sturgeon, subject to the necessary parliamentary approval. As the First Minister More...

Edinburgh seaweed company rewarded for innovation

Edinburgh business using superfood of the sea wins award MARA Seaweed of Edinburgh has won the Sustained Partnership of More...

Edinburgh wave energy company Pelamis in administration

Leith-based wave energy company, Pelamis, have published an announcement on their website today that the company More...

Monday in Edinburgh – what’s on today

Mrs Mash at The Skylark: songs, stories and joining in fun from Mrs Mash aka Marie Louise...

I Still Have No Satisfaction…

These are reputed to be genuine letters of complaint to local authorities in Scotland…. 1.. I...

Edinburgh’s Christmas is here

Yes it really is that time of the year again. The Christmas Wheel is now up...

The Talbot Rice Gallery : Christopher Orr

If every picture tells a story, each one of Christopher Orr’s paintings tells many. At first they may More...

New exhibition at Castle Fine Art

The works of critically acclaimed abstract artist, Alex Echo, will be on display at an Edinburgh gallery this weekend. Alex Echo’s..

Edinburgh art gallery showing art good enough for a pope?

Edinburgh art gallery showing art good enough for a pope? Urbane Art Gallery on Edinburgh’s Jeffrey Street is exhibiting work by..

Castleview plays a big part in Book Week Scotland launch

Castleview Primary School had some visitors, and they arrived with free gifts. The pupils got their hands on More...

The Children’s Giving Tree at Blackwell’s

If your home is like mine, with every shelf sagging under the weight of reading matter, you may find it hard..

Book Review – Never Mind the Jambos

  Hearts supporters continuing to follow their team by bus and car, and then again by railway, would do well to..

Review – Marco’s Pool Hall and Pizza Bar

Having recently opened Marco’s Pool Hall and Pizza Bar is a boutique pool hall in Edinburgh, and is the latest project..

Monday in Edinburgh – what’s on today

Mrs Mash at The Skylark: songs, stories and joining in fun from Mrs Mash aka Marie Louise Cochrane, the Storytelling Cook, for..

Mind Your Language – It’s Apparently Christmas…

Today’s society does like to use acronyms in everyday language. In an age of instant communication there seems to be an..