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An investigation is ongoing after the death of a man  during an alleged fight outside Edinburgh City FC's social club, formerly known as the Loch Inn, at 12.15am this morning. A 49-year-old man was injured and later died in hospital following the incident on Lochend Road South. The...
The Scottish Cup competition returned in 2019 following a five year sabbatical. The final, played on Saturday 20th July at Lochinch Sports Pavilion in Glasgow, saw Edinburgh Eagles face Strathmore Silverbacks in what has become a "derby" of sorts in the last few years. The open-age clash, played in temperatures approaching 22 degrees,...

Beach Body Ready

It’s August, the season of cutting carbs, hitting it hard at the gym and shaving everything from the chin down. Summer has rocked up and coerced us all into thinking about how awful our bodies are. We’ve been shamed, dehumanised and humiliated for how we look, and we’ve had enough. In Beach...
Thrillingly spectacular circus skills blend seamlessly with physical comedy, clowning, juggling, theatrical storytelling and slapstick in this colourful, loud and funny show from Lost in Translation. In the show we meet Madame and the charming staff ofthe quirkily ineffective Hotel Paradiso. Looming large is their arch enemy, the dastardly Banker, who schemes...
Betfred Scottish League Cup - Hibernian v Alloa. Easter Road Stadium, Edinburgh, Midlothian, UK. 20/07/2019. Pic shows: during the second half as Hibs play host to Alloa in the Betfred League Cup at Easter Road Stadium, Edinburgh Credit: Ian Jacobs  Hibs’ Head Coach Paul Heckingbottom revealed that his half time substitutions were tactical after a ‘sloppy’ first...
At the City Art Centre until 13 October 2019 there is an exhibition of fifty years of painting by one of the country's leading artists Victoria Crowe. Spanning four gallery floors this is part of Edinburgh Art Festival 2019 which begins on 25 July 2019. It shows a wealth of subject matter that...
Public Health Minister Joe FitzPatrick has called on the Home Office to work with the Scottish Government to help stop the rising number of drug deaths. In a letter, the Minister asks Sajid Javid for a meeting and urges him to ensure that an appropriate UK Government minister is represented at a...
Some of the people in the audience had come straight from the 2-0 win over Alloa at Easter Road and were still wearing the scarves to prove it. Others had travelled from Glasgow and much further afield. The Proclaimers at Edinburgh Castle Photo: www.MartinMcAdam.com None...
SGB Championship: Berwick Bandits 55, Somerset Rebels 35 Jye Ethridge, Dany Gappmaier (pictured) and Nikolaj Busk Jacobsen each scored 11 points as lowly Berwick Bandits brushed aside third-placed Somerset Rebels 55-35 in the SGB Championship in the Borders. Former Berwick racer Ben Barker, who was guesting for Rebels, top scored with 15 points but danger man Rory Schlein misfired, scoring only...
Police have launched a search to find a missing 55-year-old man from Edinburgh. Zeke Dewfall was last seen in the city's Morningside at 1pm on Friday. He was wearing a blue baseball cap, a black jumper, black jogging bottoms and black glasses. Mr Dewfall is white,...
Betfred Scottish League Cup - Hibernian v Alloa. Easter Road Stadium, Edinburgh, Midlothian, UK. 20/07/2019. Pic shows: during the second half as Hibs play host to Alloa in the Betfred League Cup at Easter Road Stadium, Edinburgh Credit: Alamy/Ian Jacobs Second half goals from summer signings Christian Doidge and Tom James secured three valuable Betfred Cup...
Neil Irvine landed a 22lb pike at Pottishaw near Whitburn. The fish was tempted by a buzzer and landed on a 5wt rod. However, owner Fraser Thomson has now suspended fly fishing for pike as the water temperature is too high to ensure the safe return of big fish. Anglers are recording notable catches at Markle in East Lothian. Des Gray...
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