Three days to create a business

This weekend, 65 student entrepreneurs from undergrads to PhD students who attend the University of Edinburgh, will be building a business from scratch, having signed up to participate in the 3DS (3 Day Startup) challenge, one the country’s most innovative student entrepreneurship events. The students, from all different disciplines, will be spending More...

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By Phyllis Stephen On Friday, October 17th, 2014
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Fifteen Lloyds Scholars from University of Edinburgh

Fifteen students from The University of Edinburgh selected for award-winning Lloyds Scholars programme The innovative social mobility programme from Lloyds Banking Group provides new students with financial support More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Sunday, October 12th, 2014
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Edinburgh attractions on shortlist for tourism awards

Local industry champions compete for Scottish Thistles honours A number of leading tourism attractions and businesses in Edinburgh and The Lothians have been shortlisted in the regional finals of the Scottish Thistle More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, October 8th, 2014
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Blackwood open their new HQ

The housing and care charity Blackwood, which has enjoyed an exciting year under the stewardship of new Chief Executive, Fanchea Kelly formally opened their new office today. Although they have been there since More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, October 7th, 2014
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The Edinburgh Reporter chatting with Michael O’Leary

The CEO of Ryanair, Michael O’Leary, was in Edinburgh this morning to speak at the Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce breakfast but of course he was keen as always to take up the opportunity of speaking to the More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, October 7th, 2014
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Ryanair takes you to London for under twenty quid

RYANAIR LAUNCHES £19.99 SEAT SALE FROM EDINBURGH & GLASGOW TO LONDON AS LITTLE RED CONFIRMS ROUTE CLOSURE Following the announcement yesterday that Richard Branson’s Little Red is giving up on its Edinburgh More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Thursday, October 2nd, 2014
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New CEO at Aquamarine Power

Edinburgh-based wave energy company Aquamarine Power has  a new CEO who will take up the reins in mid-October. The company continues to test and develop its Oyster 800 machine in the Pentland Firth and has recently More...

By Reader On Wednesday, October 1st, 2014
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Edinburgh surveyors join Scottish group

Edinburgh-based McNeill Maguire & McCreath, Chartered Surveyors have announced that, as of today 1st October 2014, they will join with Allied Surveyors Scotland plc. This amalgamation brings together two of More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, October 1st, 2014
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New Toys “R” Us store to open at Ocean Terminal

Just in time for Christmas the toys giant Toys “R” Us is opening a second store in Edinburgh, this time at Ocean Terminal. This is just one of three new stores opening in Scotland this week with two More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, September 30th, 2014
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Get your ‘messages’ at Edinburgh Airport

Passengers will be able to stock up on the essentials before and after their journey with a brand new M&S Simply Food opening at Edinburgh Airport tomorrow, 1 October. The store is the first to open in the More...