Panda ‘may not be pregnant any longer’

The due date for Edinburgh’s much anticipated panda cub has come and gone. Any birth was due on Sunday and nothing has happened. Iain Valentine, Director of Giant Pandas for the Royal Zoological Society of Scotland, said: “As you are all probably aware, giant panda Tian Tian is now past her due date and the evidence suggests that this may be More...

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By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014
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Five things you need to know today Edinburgh!

  Ceilidhkids start pre-school classes today Funding opportunities Edinburgh College Open Day Public conveniences to be closed? Walk around Leith // Post by Ceilidhkids. *** The City Centre and Leith Neighbourhood More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, September 1st, 2014
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Transport for Edinburgh launches pre-paid card

Bus and tram passengers in Edinburgh now have a new way of paying for their journeys, through the new pre-paid smartcard, ‘citysmart’. Available from 1 September, the transferrable card stores up to 50 adult More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, September 1st, 2014
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Scottish Independence Referendum – register now!

The referendum is now so close that people who register in the final 24 hours before the deadline could determine the outcome of the vote, Yes Scotland Chief Executive, Blair Jenkins said today. He said they More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, September 1st, 2014
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Two hurt in separate fires over the weekend

Two people suffered slight burns to their hands after attempting to extinguish fires in their kitchens in two separate incidents in Edinburgh yesterday. One man suffered slight burns to the hand after a chip pan More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, September 1st, 2014
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Scottish Independence Referendum – Rainbow Paper out now

Yes LGBT launched its Rainbow Paper outlining how independence will deliver greater equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people in Scotland. The campaign group say Westminster control More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, September 1st, 2014
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Dalry Primary School have a new playground

MAX THE RABBIT HOPS INTO SPOTLIGHT AT DALRY PRIMARY’S NEW PLAYGROUND Pupils from Dalry Primary school are benefiting from a newly refurbished playground, as well as the addition of Max the new bunny rabbit, thanks More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, September 1st, 2014
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Five things you need to know today Edinburgh!

​​​​ Football challenge to raise money for MND Police Boxes 50th Anniversary Sparkling Scottish Fundraiser Send us a postcard! Dads Rock A football challenge involving members of both the Yes and No camps More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Sunday, August 31st, 2014
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Advice on changing your energy supplier

Contributed Article by Charles Whitworth Dispelling the Energy Comparison Myths Comparison sites seem to divide opinion here in the UK. Whether it for insurance, energy or even mobile phone contracts, there seems More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Sunday, August 31st, 2014
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Football penalty shoot-out to raise funds for MND

We’ve had the TV debates and now Better Together and Yes Scotland are uniting to take the debate to the football pitch with a penalty shoot-out to raise awareness of and fund a cure for Motor Neurone Disease. “Scotland More...