The Scottish Sale takes place on Wednesday

The 19th Scottish Sale will take place at Bonhams sale rooms on Queen Street on Wednesday 25 April beginning at 1.00pm. There are always many artworks included and this year is no different with a lovely and unusual painting by Dame Elizabeth Blackadder on public view for the first time. Bethan Keller gets up close and personal with one of the lots More...

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By Stan reeves On Sunday, April 22nd, 2018
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Celta Ceilidh at the Counting House

ROBERT FISH BAND “CELTA CEILIDH” 8pm Friday 4 May 2018 The Counting house 38 W Nicolson St, EH8 9DD The legendary Fish band returns to the Counting House for a night introducing traditional social dancing More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Saturday, April 21st, 2018
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In Dunbar today they are stone-stacking in the sun

AMERICAN STONE STACKER TRAVIS WILLIAMS THE FIRST DAY OF A TWO DAY EVENT THE EUROPEAN STONE STACKING COMPETITION 2018 AT LAUDERDALE PARK IN DUNBAR   The European Stone Stacking Championship takes place on 21 More...

By natashanorth On Saturday, April 21st, 2018
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Mobile liver screening unit will be at The Mound on Tuesday

Mobile liver screening unit will visit Edinburgh to boost early diagnosis of liver disease Edinburgh residents are being urged by the British Liver Trust to ‘get on board’ the Love Your Liver mobile screening More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Saturday, April 21st, 2018
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Fat Friends The Musical – meeting Kay Mellor

Kay Mellor is an award-winning writer for stage and TV. She is the mastermind who wrote Band of Gold, and now she has adapted the very popular Fat Friends as a musical along with music by Nicholas Lloyd Webber. Kay More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Friday, April 20th, 2018
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Yoga anyone? Edinburgh Yoga Festival is back

Edinburgh’s Yoga Festival returns with a focus on workplace wellbeing from 11th-20th May 2018 Stress-relieving, anxiety-reducing, mental-health improving and mood boosting yoga is coming to Edinburgh with the More...

By John Knox On Friday, April 20th, 2018
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Letter from Scotland

Spring – better late than never Suddenly we are a different country.  Winter has gone and a glorious spring has arrived.  We are basking in sunshine. The beastly wind from the East has given way to mild More...

By Mike Smith On Friday, April 20th, 2018
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Review: Fat Friends the Musical ****

  Some of the recent shows at the Edinburgh Playhouse that I have reviewed for The Edinburgh Reporter have been American High School orientated. While they’ve mostly been enjoyable I have to say I can’t More...

By John Kennedy On Thursday, April 19th, 2018
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Review – War Horse, Festival Theatre*****

Steven Spielberg’s film adaptation of Michael Morpurgo’s novel echoed the subtle homage to Erich Maria Remarque’s 1928 devastating anti-war polemic, All Quiet On The Western Front, later filmed More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Thursday, April 19th, 2018
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Gilded Balloon – shows added for Fringe 2018 – tickets on sale now

Another 70 shows have gone on sale today for the shows forming the Gilded Balloon’s Fringe 2018. Katy and Karen Koren, Directors of Gilded Balloon, said: “We cannot wait to host the Honeys in our biggest More...