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Ailean Beaton

Reporter and Student Journalist at Edinburgh Napier University.

By Ailean Beaton On Friday, November 11th, 2016
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Creative Edinburgh’s birthday bash

The winners at this year’s Creative Edinburgh awards were announced last night with Leith Late, Scottish £5 Banknote designers and Jupiter Artland among the winners.  A whole host of Edinburgh based artists, More...

By Ailean Beaton On Wednesday, November 9th, 2016
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City Council holding “Question Time” style event on Thursday night

The City of Edinburgh Council are holding a “BBC Question Time” style panel tomorrow night which will feature senior councillors. They will be questioned by members of the public about changes to More...

By Ailean Beaton On Wednesday, November 9th, 2016
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George Street will shine bright this Christmas

The Street of Light, which lit up the Royal Mile with 60,000 lightbulbs last December, is this year set to transform the west end of George Street with the bright glow of its twenty four luminous archways. The More...

By Ailean Beaton On Wednesday, November 9th, 2016
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UK leaders react to Trump victory

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon addressed the outcome of the US election, with Donald Trump defeating Hillary Clinton. As we all knew by early this morning Trump is now the President-Elect of the United More...

By Ailean Beaton On Wednesday, November 9th, 2016
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Robotic assisted surgery has saved fifty lives in south east Scotland

Shona Robison MSP, Cabinet Secretary for Health and Sport, Scottish Government today launched a pioneering robotic surgery service for patients with prostate cancer at the Western General Hospital in Edinburgh. A More...

By Ailean Beaton On Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016
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Bill Kyle- “the heart and soul of The Jazz Bar” dies aged 70

Edinburgh musicians and gig-goers are heartbroken after learning that Bill Kyle, best known as the founder of The Jazz Bar, has passed away suddenly at the age of 70. A passionate jazz drummer and champion of More...

By Ailean Beaton On Thursday, October 13th, 2016
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Go along and be thrilled by Botanic Lights 13 October to 6 November 2016

Tonight the Royal Botanic Garden of Edinburgh begins Botanic Lights 2016. This is a series of nightly events over the course of the next month which will transform our beautiful but familiar city garden with vibrant More...

By Ailean Beaton On Wednesday, October 12th, 2016
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Botanic Lights 2016 opens tomorrow with a new theme- Exploration

Edinburgh Royal Botanic Garden’s award-winning Botanic Lights opens to the public tomorrow night (Thursday 13th) promising their most ambitious and interactive shows to date. The theme for this year’s More...

By Ailean Beaton On Tuesday, October 11th, 2016
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Thousands of free ice rink tickets available this morning at 10 am

Edinburgh’s Christmas have teamed up with Standard Life to give away 10,000 free tickets for primary school pupils to go ice skating in St Andrew Square over the Christmas period this year. The tickets will More...

By Ailean Beaton On Monday, October 10th, 2016
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Local business focus: Eve’s Apple Shack

The small, quirky businesses in and around Edinburgh are one of the many things that make this city such a fun and vibrant place to live. One of our favourite examples of an Edinburgh resident doing her own thing More...

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