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Phyllis Stephen

Founding Editor of The Edinburgh Reporter. Edinburgh-born multimedia journalist, and always available for freelance work. A keen iPhoneographer!

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, January 22nd, 2018
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Get your eyes peeled for the Big Garden Birdwatch 2018

Between 27 and 29 January the RSPB ask that you keep a record for just an hour on any one of these days of the birds in your garden or green space. This is the 39th year that the wildlife survey has taken place More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, January 22nd, 2018
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Eagle Couriers reducing their carbon footprint

How are they doing it? Well they have just bought their first plug-in hybrid vehicle to help reduce the emissions which they produce and so reduce their carbon footprint. Eagle Couriers are Scotland’s largest More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, January 22nd, 2018
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Holocaust Lantern exhibition at Holyrood

Art and design students aged 14 and 15 from Firrhill High School have made 72 Holocaust Memorial Lanterns to mark Holocaust Memorial Day this year. The lanterns will be on display at The Scottish Parliament for More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, January 22nd, 2018
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The Scottish Hotel Awards 2018 – the Edinburgh winners

There are so many winners of The Scottish Hotel Awards that they split up the announcements by region. It is now time for the best in Edinburgh to be announced. In the category of 4* Business Hotel Hotel Indigo More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, January 22nd, 2018
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Contactless payments for Edinburgh Trams now available at all stops

Edinburgh Trams have announced today that it is now quicker and easier to pay for a ticket with the rollout of contactless technology to all stops. You can buy a ticket with an enabled debit or credit card at 51 More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, January 22nd, 2018
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Work begins on Fort Douglas play area at Dalkeith Country Park

Midlothian Council gave the go-ahead for Dalkeith Country Park’s expansion to its playground before New Year and now work has officially begun. The first phase of the £300,000 plans is underway including More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, January 22nd, 2018
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Edinburgh MSP wants protection for shop workers

LABOUR MSP TO LAUNCH PROPOSAL FOR NEW LAW TO PROTECT SHOP WORKERS Labour MSP Daniel Johnson launches his proposal for a new law to protect shop workers today on Leith Walk. The Edinburgh Southern MSP will begin More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, January 22nd, 2018
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Tattoo and the council hand out funding to arts organisations

Ten Edinburgh arts organisations will get a share of £50,000 this year from the partnership launched in 2017 between The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo and The City of Edinburgh Council. The grants were made possible More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, January 22nd, 2018
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Edinburgh councillor blogs – Cllr Alison Dickie

Cllr Alison Dickie says it’s time to get really serious about young people.  Cllr Dickie represents the Southside/Newington Ward for the SNP and is the Vice-Convener for Education, Children and Families. Alison More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Sunday, January 21st, 2018
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Council launches events for the Year of Young People 2018

Giving young people the opportunity to influence decisions that affect their lives is a key theme as the City of Edinburgh Council had their own launch for the events to be held during the Year of Young People 2018. A More...

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