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By admin On Monday, February 28th, 2011
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CHAS speakers on standby

Children’s Hospice Association Scotland (CHAS) is on a mission to spread the word about its children’s hospice services in Scotland. It has trained a volunteer army to deliver talks and speciality workshops More...

By admin On Monday, February 28th, 2011
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GROW: An Edinburgh success story

A major commission from the Moderator of the Church of Scotland has given a huge boost to one of Edinburgh’s social enterprise success stories. They have been requested to make two lecterns and a table for More...

By admin On Monday, February 28th, 2011
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What’s on this week in Edinburgh? 28th February 2011

28th February 2011 The Travelling Gallery is on the road from 28th February to 4th March in Midlothian at the following venues: Monday 28 February – Beeslack High School Tuesday 1 March – Penicuik High More...

By admin On Monday, February 28th, 2011
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Five things you need to know today

An Edinburgh man has invented a wristwatch type of device to help you keep tabs on your children. According to Deadline “The former paratrooper thought-up the device, which allows parents to use a GPS system More...

By admin On Sunday, February 27th, 2011
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Women’s rugby Scotland v Ireland

by John Preece Scotland’s women faced Ireland’s women at Lasswade Rugby club at the weekend, off the back of two heavy defeats from France and Wales. Fairly decent weather, for a change saw 50 times More...

By Lauren Thacker On Sunday, February 27th, 2011
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David Hume Three Hundred years on

In the three hundred years since his birth, the work of David Hume on philosophy, history and economics has been invaluable. To mark the Tercentenary, the conference ‘Hume after 300 years’ will be More...

By Lauren Thacker On Sunday, February 27th, 2011
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Strange Theatre presents ‘Mother, à la carte’

This play should attract men, women, mothers young and old, groups of friends enjoying a mum’s night out, or anyone wanting to enjoy an entertaining lunch hour together. Grown up children may like to treat their More...

By admin On Saturday, February 26th, 2011
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Five things you need to know today

The Scotsman refuses to let go of the story about the council leader and her deputy who will not apologise over the evidence which they gave to The Scottish Parliament Public Audit Committee..and The Scotsman claims More...

By admin On Saturday, February 26th, 2011
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International Women’s Day 8th March 2011 – What’s on in Edinburgh?

Tuesday 8th March 2011 marks the centenary of International Women’s Day. There are some events taking place in Edinburgh to mark the day – some on the day and some ahead of it – if you know of More...

By Lauren Thacker On Saturday, February 26th, 2011
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JLS & Olly Murs at The Royal Highland Centre this summer

The Royal Highland Centre has secured the UK’s hottest boy band, JLS, for what is expected to be this summer’s biggest outdoor concert in Scotland. JLS, who shot to fame on the 2008 series of the X-Factor, will More...

By Lauren Thacker On Saturday, February 26th, 2011
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RNLI Queensferry Lifeboat Fundraising Scottish Country Dance

The Queensferry Lifeboat Fundraising Branch organised a Scottish Country Dance at Queensferry High School, with over seventy dancers enjoying the music of Jack Stalker. The evening raised approximately £500 for More...

By admin On Saturday, February 26th, 2011
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Edinburgh Stair Partnership to wind down

Owners in around 100 tenement stairs in Edinburgh are being directed to alternative property managers. The move is happening as the Council-run Edinburgh Stair Partnership (ESP) starts to close its operation over More...

By Lauren Thacker On Friday, February 25th, 2011
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The Royal Highland Centre secures this summer’s biggest outdoor concert

The Royal Highland Centre has secured the UK’s hottest boy band, JLS, for what is expected to be this summer’s biggest outdoor concert in Scotland. JLS, who shot to fame on the 2008 series of the X-Factor, will More...

By admin On Friday, February 25th, 2011
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Minister agrees to National Roads review

Following Audit Scotland’s report last week into the condition of both local and strategic roads, Transport Minister Keith Brown has today confirmed his acceptance of its central recommendations. A national More...

By admin On Friday, February 25th, 2011
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Edinburgh Job – Head of Press at The Pleasance

A neat little job from the beginning of May in London and from the end of July in Edinburgh. The advert is on the Arts Council England’s website. The job is advertised there as follows:- Head of Press, Pleasance London, More...

By admin On Friday, February 25th, 2011
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Holyrood open for Business till 22nd March 2011

‘The Presiding Officer wishes to announce that this session of the Parliament will end at midnight on 22 March 2011, and that dissolution begins immediately thereafter on 23 March 2011.’ So now we know. The More...

By admin On Friday, February 25th, 2011
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Police investigating suspicious death

Police in Edinburgh are investigating a suspicious death, following the discovery of a 31-year-old man’s body in a flat in the city centre today. His body was discovered within the flat in Lauriston Place More...

By admin On Friday, February 25th, 2011
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Tram Meeting Attempts to ‘Gag Press’

The workshops designed to create suggestions form residents, traders and indeed any other interested parties, as to how the effects of the tram project can be solved, started  this week.  But they almost finished More...

By admin On Friday, February 25th, 2011
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Restaurant Review : Angels with Bagpipes

by Nigel Duncan Edinburgh’s atmospheric Royal Mile houses an eclectic mix of historical attractions, tourist shops, restaurants, eateries and pubs. During the world-famous Edinburgh Festival it is a major More...

By admin On Friday, February 25th, 2011
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Travelling Gallery

Have you heard of The Travelling Gallery? No we had heard nothing about it till very recently! So what is it? Well it seems to be a big bus filled with arty things…. Over the next week it will be based in More...

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