Hearts to Implement the Living Wage

The Ann Budge era at Hearts may be in its infancy but the owner of Edinburgh’s oldest and most successful football club has already made her mark both on and off the field. Hearts are top of the SPFL Championship, seven points clear of second placed Rangers and are unbeaten in the league thus far this season. Today, Ms Budge announced that Hearts More...

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By John Preece On Tuesday, October 28th, 2014
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Rugby – Edinburgh ‘A’ v Ontario Blues

Edinburgh ‘A’ take third win in as many games 41-15! Sounds like an easy stroll for Edinburgh’s ‘A’ side, but the reality wasn’t quite as clear-cut… The Ontario Blues have won four straight More...

By Mark Brown On Tuesday, October 28th, 2014
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Spartans trio shortlisted for SWPL Awards

    A trio of Spartans Women have made the shortlist for the 2014 SWPL Awards, where players and managers are recognised by their fellow footballing friends and foes for their contribution on and off More...

By Mark Brown On Tuesday, October 28th, 2014
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Women’s Rugby : Oban blown away by Broughton

          Broughton Women blew away Oban Ladies 56-22 at a blustery Wardie Playing Fields on Sunday to earn a place in the hat for the Round 2 draw of this season’s Sarah Beaney Cup. The More...

By John Hislop On Sunday, October 26th, 2014
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Hibernian 1-1 Heart of Midlothian

Ten man Hearts came from behind to secure a valuable point, thanks to a 40 yard wonder goal from Turkish defender Alim Ozturk deep into stoppage time in a hard fought Edinburgh derby this afternoon at Easter Road. Both More...

By John Preece On Saturday, October 25th, 2014
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European Rugby – Edinburgh Rugby v Lyon Olympique, European Rugby Challenge Cup.

Edinburgh take second win in Europe to top their group   In spite of their best efforts in the second half, Edinburgh managed to hold on to, and extend a little bit, their first half lead to beat their second More...

By John Hislop On Tuesday, October 21st, 2014
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Mark Oxley available for derby match

International rules which prevent players from moving between different football associations have prevented Hull City manager Steve Bruce from recalling on loan goalkeeper Mark Oxley from Hibs. At the weekend, More...

By John Preece On Sunday, October 19th, 2014
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This Weekend’s Rugby Round-up

Edinburgh Rugby Edinburgh had a tortuous trip to Bordeaux involving, by all accounts, trains, planes and automobiles. And almost everyone outside the camp - given the Begles current form – was expecting a tortured More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Sunday, October 19th, 2014
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Viagogo continue sponsorship of Scottish Rugby

Scottish Rugby has marked the first anniversary of its partnership with viagogo by announcing that the world’s largest ticket marketplace will return as partner of Scotland’s Autumn Tests for a second consecutive More...

By John Preece On Sunday, October 19th, 2014
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Women’s Rugby – Scotland v Ireland Exiles

Nine try Scots beat the Irish at stormy BT Murrayfield   Scotland’s women completed a successful day on the back pitches at BT Murrayfield on Saturday with a comprehensive 49-0 win over Ireland Exiles in a match More...