Luminate Festival 1-31 October 2016

It is almost time for the festival for the ‘creative ageing’ among you to begin. All of October there is a variety of activities making up the Luminate Festival. In the fifth festival there will be events held all across Scotland from art workshops to authors’ events. The festival is held in theatres, galleries and care homes with More...

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By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, September 26th, 2016
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Flash Competition – Win two tickets for Tina May at The Queen’s Hall

The Queen’s Hall presents Tina May & Enrico Pieranunzi this Thursday 29 September 2016 at 8:00pm. Tickets cost £16 and you may buy your own here. BUT before you do, we have two tickets going free in More...

By Denitsa Tsekova On Sunday, September 25th, 2016
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Ballet to be screened live in Edinburgh

The Australian Ballet is to offer you a vibrant selection of ballet premieres starting from next month. The Fairy Tale Series is brought to Edinburgh for the first time in a collaboration between Cinema More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Sunday, September 25th, 2016
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At The Queen’s Hall this week – Tina May

The woman who walks in Ethan Hawke’s shoes Tina May doesn’t look or sound anything like Hollywood heart-throb Ethan Hawke. But when the award-winning Bedfordshire-based singer takes to the Queen’s Hall stage More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Sunday, September 25th, 2016
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October at The Queen’s Hall

The Queen’s Hall attracts big names belying the fact that it is a relatively small venue. October is a busy month at the hall and it begins in style with Aly Bain and Phil Cunningham on the very first night. More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Sunday, September 25th, 2016
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Fundraiser at My Front Room for MND

My Front Room is the new kid on the coffee scene as they just opened in July.They are holding a fundraising day with a different on Friday 30 September 2016 as they will be asking patrons to pay only what they think More...

By Mark Brown On Saturday, September 24th, 2016
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Church rocks Neu! Reekie! at the Museum

Charlotte Church at Neu! Reekie! Charlotte Church and The Late Night Pop Dungeon headlined Neu! Reekie! at the National Museum of Scotland on Friday night whilst Glaswegian band Ette opened up proceedings for an More...

By waverleycare On Saturday, September 24th, 2016
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Jason Manford and Phill Jupitus to host a Comedy Gala for Waverley Care

Jason Manford and Phill Jupitus will step aside from their roles in Chitty Chitty Bang Bang to host a Comedy Gala in support of Waverley Care, Scotland’s HIV and Hepatitis C charity. This one night event takes More...

By John Knox On Saturday, September 24th, 2016
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Letter from Scotland

Is Keir Hardie’s party over ? Keir Hardie would be turning in his grave – if he had one –  to see his Labour Party in its stalemated condition today.  Which way would he have voted if he was one More...

By Bairdlaird On Saturday, September 24th, 2016
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Volunteers create vintage fun to raise funds for Capability Scotland

The Blitz Spirit will be revived in Edinburgh this October thanks to the efforts of a team of volunteers who are fundraising for Capability Scotland. Retired Cairn Energy Legal Director, Bill Keil, has brought More...