Friday in Edinburgh – What’s On Today

Craigmillar Community Arts Family Fun Afternoon and All-Weather Picnic: a fun afternoon of food, traditional games and art workshops – an early celebration of the 4th of July! 12 noon-4pm, The Jewel Miners’ Club, 56 Duddingston Park South. All welcome; a free event funded by CCA’s Art & Health Project. Wonder Worlds! Drop in and More...

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By Rosemary Kaye On Thursday, July 2nd, 2015
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Thursday in Edinburgh – What’s On Today

Water of Leith Conservation Trust: River Dipping. Get into the river for this favourite activity! 2pm, Water of Leith Conservation Trust, 24 Lanark Road. £4 per child (accompanying adult free): booking is essential More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Wednesday, July 1st, 2015
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Summer Holidays: A Survival Strategy

School summer holidays; some parents apparently look forward to them….some of them (well, me anyway) feel slightly differently.  Although it may be good to have a More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Wednesday, July 1st, 2015
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Wednesday in Edinburgh – What’s On Today

WEDNESDAY 1 JULY 2015 Fantastic Facts and Fun Activities with The Dogs’ Trust: Rachel Bliss, Edinburgh Education and Community Officer, will talk about about how to look after your dog, and there will be some More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, June 30th, 2015
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Fringe by the Sea 2015 – tickets on sale tomorrow!

Booking opens on Wednesday 1 July 2015 for Fringe by the Sea – and they are very excited indeed that they have landed Joan Armatrading as one of their acts this year! In something of a major coup, this year’s More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Tuesday, June 30th, 2015
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Tuesday in Edinburgh – What’s On Today

Christian Aid Fundraiser: Nepal – A Disaster in Paradise. Two talks about Nepal: the first about the country before the recent earthquake, the second about the rescue mission, the post-quake conditions and More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Monday, June 29th, 2015
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Monday in Edinburgh – What’s On Today

Pentland Hills Regional Park Small Pearl Bordered Fritillary Survey. Help survey for this beautiful but locally rare butterfly; the small colony in the Edinburgh region of the park is one More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Sunday, June 28th, 2015
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Secrets of the Royal Mile: Mercat Tours is 30!

‘We didn’t have indoor toilets in Edinburgh; we didn’t have outdoor toilets either. We had buckets in which people did their ‘nastiness‘ and threw the contents out of the nearest aperture. More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Sunday, June 28th, 2015
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What’s On in Edinburgh this week

Plenty to choose from this week, from counting butterflies to tossing the caber and river dipping. But if the mere thought of the Great Outdoors gives you the shivers, don’t despair….films, books, music More...

By Reader On Sunday, June 28th, 2015
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Golf in the Park

The second Golf in the Park Festival on the historic Bruntsfield Links short hole course in Edinburgh takes place next weekend on 4 July. To have something golf related of this size in the heart of the city is More...