Get in lane to get fit with Edinburgh Leisure

App-ealing to those who want to use swimming as part of their fitness programme, Edinburgh Leisure is piloting ‘Lane Fit,’ which is their new lane only swimming sessions. And the best way to book your session is by using their app! The activity is being rolled out at six Edinburgh Leisure sites initially from 1 July, providing more lane swimming More...

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By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, June 27th, 2016

Musselburgh Racecourse celebrates 200th anniversary with royal visit

Her Majesty the Queen will visit Musselburgh Racecourse on 8 July to help them celebrate 200 years of horse racing there. The Bi-Centenary Raceday will be even more glittering with the presence of Her Majesty and More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Sunday, June 26th, 2016

What’s On in Edinburgh this week

MONDAY 27th JUNE 2016 Picturehouses Toddler Time: exclusive short screenings for pre-school children and their parents and carers. Today: Timmy Time: Seaside Rescue and Other Adventures [U]. It’s the nursery’s More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Saturday, June 25th, 2016

The Boy with Tape on his Face at Gilded Balloon Comedy in July

Silence will be golden for comedy audiences in Edinburgh at the beginning of July.  The Boy With Tape on His Face, aka Sam Wills, the multi-award-winning Chaplinesque New Zealand prop comic, will headline Gilded More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Thursday, June 23rd, 2016

What’s On In Edinburgh This Weekend

If you’ve always wanted to count flowers, handle beasties, find spiders or charm worms, you’re in luck this weekend – wildlife opportunities abound! And if the very thought sends you screaming More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, June 20th, 2016

Countdown to the summer holidays – Edinburgh Leisure has the answer

If you are looking for some way to entertain your children over the summer then have a look at the summer programme that Edinburgh Leisure have put together for you. First of all on 1 July there will be one almighty More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Sunday, June 19th, 2016

What’s on in Edinburgh this week – 72 Things to do!

There’s a big decision looming this Thursday…….  just where will you go first when Leith Late opens? Edinburgh Printmakers? Rhubaba? Out of the Blue? Gayfield? You’re going to be busy (so More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Saturday, June 18th, 2016

What’s on in Edinburgh this weekend

There’s plenty to keep you busy this weekend – art, films, theatre and music in abundance of course (this is Edinburgh…) – plus open gardens to visit, a fascinating herb walk – and More...

By John Kennedy On Friday, June 17th, 2016

Acoustic showcase in the Grassmarket

The Greater Grassmarket Business Improvement District (BID) venture grows apace with a series of diverse and spectacular free artistic showcases already up and running. This weekend 18-19 June there will be a More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Thursday, June 16th, 2016

Art auction to raise funds for after school club

Children from the After School Club run by Gingerbread have produced art for auction to raise funds for new equipment. The Edinburgh Reporter went to a very special auction viewing this week when we were able to More...