Tag archive for ‘The Edinburgh Reporter’
By Isla MacFarlane On Friday, May 19th, 2017

Landmark group launch for Edinburgh charity

Contact the Elderly has now launched its 20th group in Edinburgh. The charity organises free Sunday tea parties for elderly people who live alone and they now support over 100 Edinburgh residents. The Edinburgh More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, May 10th, 2017

Come and learn at The Edinburgh Reporter May Workshop

Anyone who knows us well knows that our videos and many of our stories are created using a mobile phone. If you want to learn how to do that to promote your business or increase your creativity as a PR or communications More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

Five things to do in Edinburgh in the next five days

26 April 2017 Ash Denham MSP for Edinburgh Eastern will convene a meeting for residents of Lochend Gardens to discuss implementing parking restrictions in the area. A number of residents have contacted the MSP’s More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017

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 Phyllis Stephen On Sunday, April 9th, 2017
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New York Tartan Week Parade 2017

Edinburgh was well represented in New York at The 19th Tartan Week parade down Sixth Avenue on Saturday. The day dawned beautifully sunny with clear blue skies, all adding to the sense of anticipation from the More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Friday, April 7th, 2017

#WITW – First Minister of Scotland talking to Tina Brown

Tina Brown’s Women in the World Summit  is being held over three days in New York. I lined up with many others at the beginning of the afternoon session yesterday outside in the freezing rain, but it was More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Friday, April 7th, 2017

Scottish food and drink continues to delight the US

At an event in downtown New York last night organised by Scottish Development International,  the First Minister Nicola Sturgeon confirmed that Scottish food and drink exports to the US continue to grow. With cocktails More...

By John Knox On Friday, March 24th, 2017

Letter from Scotland

Monarch of the Glen by Sir Edwin Landseer 1851 Does he represent nationalism or patriotism or – in view of the terrorist attack in Westminster – defiant democracy ?  The proud stag of  Victorian imagination More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Friday, March 24th, 2017

2017 Edinburgh Asian Film Festival begins today

Full programme announced for 2017 Edinburgh Asian Film Festival Festival brings a hand-picked selection of the best in contemporary Asian filmmaking to Filmhouse Edinburgh 24 – 26 March Highlights include More...

By Isla MacFarlane On Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017

Cats Protection celebrates first anniversary of neutering scheme

A pioneering community cat neutering scheme in Muirhouse and West Pilton  has just celebrated its first anniversary. Cats Protection’s new scheme aims to help people within the community with a variety of More...