COMPETITION – Win books here – prizes provided by Edinburgh International Science Festival

Photos Zac (5) and Ellie (4) Edinburgh International Science Festival, powered by EDF Energy, marks its 30th edition this year as it opens on Saturday, 31 March with a theme of Life, the Universe and Everything.   The 30th Edinburgh International Science Festival begins today for two weeks at a variety of locations across the city. There are events More...

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By John Hislop On Tuesday, March 20th, 2018

Pupils and staff at Canal View Primary School celebrate ‘ultimate’ competition success

Pupils and staff from Canal View Primary School in Wester Hailes were celebrating today, after finding out they had won a national competition as reported last night in the Edinburgh Reporter. Next month a party More...

By John Hislop On Monday, March 19th, 2018

Congratulations to Canal View Primary School – winner of Jet 2 Ultimate School Trip

Wester Hailes’ Canal View Primary School has been voted the Jet2holiday’s Edinburgh Region Winner for the Ultimate School Trip in conjunction with WST Travel. Lucky pupils will be heading off on an More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, February 21st, 2018

COMPETITION – Win tickets to Hairspray

We have a great competition for you this month! Win tickets to see the smash hit musical comedy Hairspray at The Edinburgh Playhouse   After a sell-out run last year the all-singing, all-dancing production More...

By Nigel Duncan On Wednesday, January 31st, 2018

Artist Robbie shortlisted for prestige prize

  One of the entries An Edinburgh artist has been shortlisted for the Lynn Painter-Stainers Prize, the UK’s leading competition for British contemporary representational painting and drawing. Robbie Bushe More...

By John Preece On Tuesday, December 19th, 2017

Edinburgh Welcomes Tesco Bank Art Competition for Schools Roadshow

Last week, Stenhouse Primary School enjoyed a fun-filled day of art as the Tesco Bank Art Competition for Schools arrived in Edinburgh. Primary six students at the Edinburgh school got involved in the creative sessions More...

By Nigel Duncan On Monday, September 18th, 2017

Balerno Music Festival boasts 24 shows

Borders Big Band at Balerno Music Festival A total of 24 events are featured during the tenth Balerno Music Festival from 27 September to 15 October. Local performers will be on stage as well as an impressive line More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Friday, August 11th, 2017

COMPETITION – Win two tickets to RANT at The Queen’s Hall

Four fiddles: one beautiful sound! TWO tickets to be won for Monday 14 August 2017 7.30pm at The Queen’s Hall. COMPETITION ENDS ON MONDAY 14 AUGUST AT 11AM. Herald Angel Award Winners for outstanding performance More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Thursday, May 25th, 2017

COMPETITION – Win two pairs of tickets for the UK Premiere of Song of the Night

Last performed in 1930, banned by Hitler along with all Gál’s music, Das Lied der Nacht [Song of the Night] is a powerful romantic drama. It shows Gál at the height of his musical power as an operatic composer. More...

By John Preece On Tuesday, May 16th, 2017

The Edinburgh Folk Club’s 2017 Song Writing Competition

This year’s competition which takes place this Wednesday has some 25 or so entries – fairly well up on last year’s competition when there was a mere 18 hopefuls.  Well done everyone who has entered and best More...