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 His Royal Highness the Duke of Edinburgh during the Queen’s 90th birthday year. A specially commissioned Bi-Centenary Cup will be awarded More...

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By Rosemary Kaye On Sunday, June 26th, 2016
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, June 13th, 2016
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Royal Highland Show 23 – 26 June 2016

It is now just around the corner. Next week the city will become temporary home to thousands of farmers from across Scotland, all eager to show off their livestock, meet chums old and new, and perhaps even buy some More...