Tag archive for ‘Edinburgh’
By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017
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Education Secretary visits Royal Blind School

John Swinney MSP, Deputy First Minister and Cabinet Secretary for Education and Skills, talked with students and staff at the Royal Blind School during a tour of their campus in Morningside this morning. Mr Swinney More...

By mellowpromotions On Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017
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Glass Peaks to play Edinburgh’s Electric Circus

Glass Peaks will be playing Edinburgh’s Electric Circus on 17 March 2017. Tickets are £5 in advance from Tickets Scotland and Music Glue. Having been founded just over a year ago, GLASS PEAKS are quickly More...

By John Kennedy On Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017
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Preview – Hay Fever at The Royal Lyceum

‘You kissed me because you were awfully nice and I was awfully nice and we both like kissing very much. It was inevitable.‘ The Minnesota Monthly once described Hay Fever as ‘…an exhausting More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017
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Scottish Government to launch a scholarship to honour Gordon Aikman

The Scottish Government has announced a new £25,000 scholarship in memory of Gordon Aikman who died at the beginning of the month. Gordon on the left with his husband Joe Pike. The couple married in March 2015. The More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017
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Scottish Conservatives launch environment paper

  A series of new initiatives designed to protect Scotland’s environment and tackle climate change have been published today by the Scottish Conservatives in a major new policy paper. Timed to mark Scottish More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017
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BBC Red Nose Day Comedy Classroom – enter now

  BBC Learning has launched a new campaign to improve literacy skills and encourage enjoyment in writing among primary school children in Scotland. It teamed up with the National Literacy Trust, Comic Relief More...

By Nigel Duncan On Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017
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Fishing – casting around on The Avon

Book free coaching on the canal More big names confirmed for Glasgow Angling Centre open weekend Fishing articles in The Edinburgh Reporter are reaching out and The Avon Angling Club (ACC) in South Lanarkshire More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017
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Strategic Labour Market Group to meet in Edinburgh today

The Scottish Government’s Labour Market Strategy has spawned a group of academics, trade union representatives and business experts who will meet later today in Edinburgh. The purpose is to support the government’s More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, February 21st, 2017
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Ice hockey – Edinburgh Capitals go down to Blaze

ICE HOCKEY: Elite League: Coventry Blaze 4, Edinburgh Capitals 1; Nottingham Panthers 7, Cardiff Devils 4. EDINBURGH Capitals hopes of a play-off place suffered a blow when they were beaten 4-1 at fellow-strugglers More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, February 21st, 2017
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Scottish Government’s income tax rates

Earlier today the Scottish Government fixed income tax rates and bands set out in their Budget Bill, achieving a first in Scottish Parliamentary history. Scottish Income Tax proposed rates and bands 2017-18 Scottish More...