No holiday let clause in ten luxury city centre flats

Ten luxury flats being developed in central Edinburgh will have a no holiday or short-term let clause in their title deeds. The properties at 6 and 7 Drumsheugh Gardens will, however, be available for long-term lets. Stuart Peters of Dunedin House Properties (DHP), said: “We are in the process of creating luxury apartments for which buyers will be More...

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By John Preece On Thursday, March 23rd, 2017
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Chris Boardman opens Cycle Republic shop in Edinburgh

Cycle Republic opens its fifteenth shop in the heart of Edinburgh’s financial quarter. Edinburgh is one of the most bike-friendly cities in the UK, with many residents using a bike as their preferred mode of More...

By Nigel Duncan On Tuesday, March 21st, 2017
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Indian restaurant opens in iconic Edinburgh location

Indian restaurant brand Ronaq has opened a new venture in the heart of Edinburgh’s £150m New Waverley development which is currently transforming the city’s Old Town. Ronaq, which first launched in Edinburgh More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, March 21st, 2017
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52 Canoes Tiki Den sells at closing date

Surveyors DM Hall advise that they have sold the pub which brought “a touch of Pacific sunshine to Edinburgh” at a closing date. The 52 Canoes Tiki Den, which had the distinction of the biggest rum More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, March 20th, 2017
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Kestin Hare is opening in Leith

Scottish Fashion Retailer of the Year Kestin Hare will open his new flagship menswear store in Leith at the end of this month. Tucked in behind Custom House the shop will be spread over two floors facing directly More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Friday, March 17th, 2017
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Scottish Tourism Week – how do others see us?

It’s Scottish Tourism Week until 22 March 2017.  It’s no secret that tourism is a vital part of Scotland’s economy, reportedly employing over 200,000 people across more than 14,000 tourism related businesses. Only More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Saturday, March 11th, 2017
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Edinburgh Leisure recruitment day

Edinburgh Leisure is hosting a Group Fitness Instructor recruitment day at Craiglockhart Leisure Centre next Sunday, 19 March 2017, from 10.00-16.00. Group Fitness is at the heart of Edinburgh Leisure, and with More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, March 8th, 2017
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The Wedding Shop official opening today

A new shop has appeared at 25a Dundas Street and the official opening is today. The Wedding Shop will provide a one stop multi-retailer gift list provider for those getting married in and around the capital. This More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, March 8th, 2017
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Port of Leith Distillery will bring back whisky to the Capital

It is planned to make whisky right next to Ocean Terminal and The Royal Yacht Britannia in the first purpose built distillery to be constructed in the capital for over a century. Although it is four years since More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, March 6th, 2017
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Situation vacant at Edinburgh Police Choir

The Edinburgh Police Choir have a vacancy for a new Musical Director as their current MD is to retire. The choir is based in Edinburgh and haas 50 members. They have won many awards and have a reputation for exceptional More...