EIFF Announces ‘Cars 3’ Premiere

The Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) 2017 has announced that it will showcase the UK premiere of Disney.Pixar’s ‘Cars 3’ on Sunday, 25th June 2017 at 2pm at the Festival Theatre.   The film’s Story Supervisor, Scott Morse, will attend the premiere.  Tickets go on sale tomorrow, Thursday 23 March 2017 and can be purchased More...

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By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, March 15th, 2017

Edinburgh International Festival 2017 – a full and varied anniversary programme

Fergus Linehan, Director of the Edinburgh International Festival announced the 2017 festival programme this morning at the Assembly Hall on The Mound. He had just come off the stage at a new look launch with More...

By John Kennedy On Wednesday, March 15th, 2017

Edinburgh International Festival 2017 – our first recommendations

EIF unveiled its 70th Anniversary programme from the august Church Of Scotland Assembly Hall on The Mound earlier today. To an accompanying sleek and chic audio-visual platform, Director, Fergus Linehan, extended More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, March 8th, 2017

Edinburgh International Science Festival celebrating women

  Next month the Edinburgh International Science Festival will have a wide range of events for adults and children alike. These events feature great female scientific minds or discuss  women in science. Moments More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, February 28th, 2017

India Year of Culture coming to Edinburgh

Celebrating 70 years of independence and the deep cultural ties with the UK there is to be a year-long cultural programme between the two countries. And in the summer it will come to the Festival Theatre as India More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Thursday, February 16th, 2017

And now it’s time for the Edinburgh International Science Festival

And the Time Lord himself might approve of some of the events on the agenda this year! The bigger than ever before Edinburgh @EdSciFest is on from 1 to 16 April. #getconnected featuring Scottish inventions and More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Thursday, February 2nd, 2017

First Fringe tickets go on sale today!

Last year over 2.4 million tickets were issued for 50,266 Fringe performances of 3,269 shows at 294 venues across the city. This year the Fringe runs from 4-28 August 2017. Here are some of those we met last year:  More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Thursday, January 26th, 2017

Edinburgh festivals – 70 years of culture

As a reminder that this year marks the 70th anniversary year of Edinburgh festivals the overarching body EdinburghFestivals.com has produced a video to remind us what we might have seen in the past, and what we More...

By Mark Brown On Monday, January 2nd, 2017

Stoats, Boats and Bathtubs – revellers soak up the Loony Dook

Around 1,000 brave souls literally took the plunge on New Year’s Day at the annual Stoats Loony Dook event at Queensferry as part of the three day long Edinburgh’s Hogmanay celebrations. Edinburgh’s More...

By Mark Brown On Sunday, January 1st, 2017

Paisley’s Paolo packs a punch as Edinburgh’s Hogmanay welcomes 2017

The curtain came down on 2016 with a barnstorming firework display from Edinburgh Castle as one of the greatest street parties in the world saw people from across the globe congregate in Scotland’s capital More...