Tag archive for ‘Edinburgh Reporter’
By John Hislop On Thursday, June 22nd, 2017
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Witness appeal after city centre sex attack

A police investigation is underway after a 26-year-old woman was subjected to a sex attack in Rose Street Lane around 4am on Tuesday morning. The attacker, who walked with a limp and a walking stick made off toward Hope More...

By John Hislop On Thursday, June 22nd, 2017
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Witness appeal following Cowgate attack

Police are appealing for witnesses following a serious assault that took place between 2am and 3am on Friday 16th June in the Cowgate area of the city. A 29-year-old man was walking towards the Grassmarket when More...

By John Hislop On Thursday, June 22nd, 2017
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Police hunt ‘suspicious’ man seen at the Edinburgh Royal Infirmary

A police investigation is underway after staff at the Edinburgh Royal Infirmary became suspicious of a man earlier today. Officers were called to the hospital just after 9am this morning and along with NHS security More...

By John Hislop On Thursday, June 22nd, 2017
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The Vittoria Group to sponsor Lewis Stevenson’s testimonial match

The Vittoria Group will sponsor the upcoming testimonial match between Hibernian and Sunderland on Sunday 9 July. The popular Italian family restaurants will also provide the catering for hospitality guests at More...

By John Hislop On Wednesday, June 21st, 2017
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Man jailed for throwing petrol bomb at Central Mosque

A man who attempted to set fire to a mosque has today been sentenced to three years and nine months in prison. Thomas Conington, aged 29, attempted to set fire to the Central Mosque in Edinburgh in the early hours More...

By John Hislop On Wednesday, June 21st, 2017
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70-year-old woman paid bogus workmen £70,000 for gardening work

Three men have been arrested and charged for bogus workmen offences after an elderly woman was targeted in the Buckstone area. Between 10th April and 19th June this year, the 70-year-old victim was visited at her More...

By John Hislop On Wednesday, June 21st, 2017
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Hibs’ supporter directors update fans about ongoing issues

Hibs Supporter Directors Frank Dougan and Tracey Smith have issued the first in a series of regular updates to inform fans of what has been happening behind the scenes at Easter Road. Details were published on More...

By John Hislop On Wednesday, June 21st, 2017
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Police warn public not to approach missing absconder

Police Scotland is warning the public not to approach a missing man who absconded from Midpark in Dumfries yesterday due to uncertainty over his reaction. The has been named as 30 year old Abdul Nabi who was More...

By Nigel Duncan On Wednesday, June 21st, 2017
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Basketball – NBA link to create school leagues

The National Basketball Association (NBA) and basketballscotland have confirmed a new partnership to create a school-based Junior NBA basketball league in Edinburgh for boys and girls ages 11-12. The league will More...

By John Hislop On Tuesday, June 20th, 2017
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Witness appeal following attempted robbery in Leith

Police are appealing for witnesses following an attempted robbery in Leith which took place around 8.40 a.m. this morning at the Day-Today Express store on Albion Road. A 42-year-old woman was working behind More...