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Sheffield Tigers won the Championship Pairs at Somerset with Workington Comets in the runners-up slot. Scots hopes Edinburgh Monarchs and Glasgow Tigers both failed to make the semi-final along with Berwick Bandits. Monarchs were second in qualifying Group A with 20 points with Ricky Wells scoring 12 and Erik Riss eight points, one point behind Peterborough Panthers. Bandits collected 14 points in...
Innovative sketch duo Sisters (Christy White-Spunner and Mark Jones) return to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe with the ground-breaking follow up to their smash hit debut. The critically acclaimed double act invite you to the product launch of their new live on-demand service which allows audiences to pick their own way through an hour of sketch comedy exploring a dystopian, tech driven world of police line-ups,...
Following the huge success of their epic movie inspired trilogy: MAFIA?, WESTERN? and SCI-FI?, the award winning sketch trio Sleeping Trees embarked on a “WorldTour”. But having lived and worked together for nine years, could their travels be the beginning of the end for James Dunnell-Smith, Joshua George Smith and John Woodburn? What starts as an innocent journey of discovery soon leads to an intricate...
“HINT OF RETRO” SHOWHOME IS BANG ON THE MONEY FOR HEARTLANDS FAMILY BUYERS! • New Allanwater Homes showhome is a bright and elegant home with soft contemporary colours to the fore Allanwater Homes has launched its brand new Torridon five bedroom detached showhome at its Heartlands development in West Lothian. The stunning new showhome has been designed to appeal to family buyers,...
It has been announced that a batch of half-price tickets for the annual preview evening of The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo will go on sale on Monday 23 July at 10am. The preview evening is an opportunity for locals and tourists to get a first look at the full cast of performers that will light up Scotland’s capital this August...
Duncan Place fundraisers are celebrating this week after an announcement from the Big Lottery Fund. They have been awarded part of £2.2 million funding handed out to build and refurbish a new community hub for local people in Edinburgh. This is one of three projects, funded through the Big Lottery Fund’s Community Assets programme, and these three are part of a...
Presenting two back-to-back productions, the pairing of director-performers Simon Evans (dir. Killer Joe, Trafalgar Studios; The Best Man, Playhouse Theatre; The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui, Donmar Warehouse) and David Aula (Rain God, VAULT Festival; The Cement Garden, VAULT Festival; Personal Enemy, Theater 59E59, New York), will captivate audiences with an innovative marriage of poignant theatre and spellbinding close-up magic. The Extinction Event - an eye-opening...
Edinburgh West MP Christine Jardine pledged her support for a campaign to decriminalise abortion and change the law for women in Northern Ireland, where abortion remains illegal in almost every circumstance. Northern Ireland is now the only place in the UK and Ireland where women are subjected to some of the harshest abortion restrictions in the whole of Europe. Ms Jardine...
SHAMANIC is a visceral collision of alternative rock, live painting/projection and architecture to be launched within, and upon, the cloistered walls of Edinburgh University Old Quad on 28 September 2018. This outdoor show will transport its audience into sensual overload through a live union of sound and vision. This is music and image as one.   The line-up is: Prelude reading by Rula Lenska Fay Fife (The Rezillos) – vocals + theremin Maria Rud (Artist)...
The Old Town development of New Waverley will become home to the new UK Government hub. The Secretary of State for Scotland, David Mundell, has already announced the closure of their office in Melville Street. The seven floor development at New Waverley is developed by Artisan Real Estate Investors and they held a topping out ceremony recently. There will be...