Tag archive for ‘Edinburgh local news’
By John Preece On Saturday, April 22nd, 2017
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Pedal on Parliament 2017

Several hundred cyclist gathered today (Saturday) in the Meadows to take part in the 2017 Pedal on Parliament. The event was policed fairly discretely by Edinburgh’s Police Cycle Division, and was escorted More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Saturday, April 22nd, 2017
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Fundraiser for Westerhaven Local Cancer Support Centre

Westerhaven Local Cancer Support Centre is based at the Health Agency in Wester Hailes and they do a lot of very good work with patients who have cancer. Now you can help them by buying a ticket for their fundraiser More...

By Nigel Duncan On Thursday, April 20th, 2017
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Ice hockey – Shields aims to feed off Belfast buzz

Colin Shields is determined to use home advantage to create history from Sunday in the World Championship. Belfast’s SSE Arena is the venue for the Division 1 Group B tournament with the home side facing-off More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Thursday, April 20th, 2017
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Council elections 2017 – Craigentinny/Duddingston

Download [4.93 MB] The current councillors for the Craigentinny/Duddingston Ward are Joan Griffiths – Scottish Labour Party Stefan Tymkewycz – Scottish National Party (SNP) Alex Lunn – Scottish More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Thursday, April 20th, 2017
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East Coast Buses want you to meet their new buses!

If you live or work in East Lothian or just want to have a day out from the city then East Coast Buses offer you an alternative to driving. Now the bus company are going to put their brand new buses on display More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017
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Scottish Conservatives launch local government election manifesto 2017

The Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party leader Ruth Davidson was at The Yard in central Edinburgh today to launch the national Local government election manifesto. She was full of energy as normal and keen More...

By mellowpromotions On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017
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Tinderbox Orchestra: Debut Album and Second Single; A revolutionary approach to orchestras, youth culture and collaboration

Pioneering a revolutionary approach to orchestras and youth culture, Scotland’s Tinderbox Orchestra announce the release of their debut album ‘Tinderbox’. Their second single, ‘Bethany Lane’, featuring More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017
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Council elections 2017 – Almond Ward – Ward 1

The current councillors for the Almond Ward are SNP Councillor Norman Work who is also the Carers’ Champion, Cllr Alastair Shields began as a LibDem councillor but then resigned from the party and now sits More...

By Nigel Duncan On Tuesday, April 18th, 2017
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Speedway – Invitation to walk down memory lane

The second Edinburgh meeting of Speedway Memories Scotland is on Monday 24 April 2017  in Morrisons Café, 102 Pilton Drive EH5 2XS, start time 2pm. Mike Hunter said: “These are for (primarily older) speedway More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, April 18th, 2017
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Five things to do in Edinburgh in the next five days

The Lord Provost has no decision to make about what to do this weekend. He is running the London Marathon in his trademark T-shirt! The Lord Provost is training for two marathons from Phyllis Stephen on Vimeo. On More...