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Summer Sessions announce four big names and ticket details

From tomorrow morning 21 February you can preregister for some of the hottest tickets in town. Pre-sale is from 9am Wednesday 21 February – sign up now at WWW.SMMRSESSIONS.COM General sale from 9am Friday 23 February The very first names have now been announced for the latest in festivals to come to the Festival City – and they are big! Tom More...

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By John Hislop On Friday, February 16th, 2018
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Giant Lanterns of China event at Edinburgh Zoo marks the Year of the Dog

The Giant Lanterns of China at RZSS Edinburgh Zoo is set to host Scotland’s biggest celebration of Chinese New Year, which begins Friday, 16 February, to welcome the Year of the Dog featuring traditional performers More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Sunday, February 11th, 2018
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EIFF teams up with The Sunday Times Scotland for 72nd festival

The Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) 2018 has a new media partner in this its 72nd year, The Sunday Times Scotland. EIFF takes place in Edinburgh from 20 June to 1 July 2018 and there will be over 650 More...

By John Preece On Wednesday, February 7th, 2018
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2018 Edinburgh International Science Festival launches today

Life, The Universe and anything else you can think of With headline sponsors, EDF Energy, on board for the second year, the Edinburgh International Science Festival celebrates 30 years of being. The 2018 edition More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018
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Fringe shop gets its annual makeover

Partly because it happens every year, and partly to mark Scotland’s Year of Young People the Fringe Shop on the Royal Mile has a new art display in the window. Artist Ursula Kam-Ling Cheng with pupils Charlie More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Wednesday, January 10th, 2018
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Edinburgh’s Christmas is biggest yet

We don’t know about Rudolph but this will go down in history as the biggest Christmas celebration yet in Edinburgh. Underbelly have been running Edinburgh’s Christmas for five years now and this year More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Thursday, January 4th, 2018
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Message from the Skies – take a daunder in the city!

Crime author Val McDermid has written a short story told across the city. This new outdoor interactive project for winter is designed to encourage residents and visitors to explore Edinburgh’s iconic locations More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, January 2nd, 2018
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Young writers now feature in Message from the Skies across Edinburgh

Message from the Skies is an interactive literary project which will get you out and about in the city. You download the app from iTunes or Google Play and then set off to find the locations where projections reveal More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, January 2nd, 2018
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Loony Dook 2018

The two directors of Underbelly, organisers of Edinburgh’s Hogmanay, took part in the Loony Dook on New Year’s morning, and in the madness of the moment Charlie Wood managed to lose his glasses in the More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, January 1st, 2018
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Beginning the centenary year of Dame Muriel Spark with a Message from the Skies

DAME MURIEL SPARK with 19th CENTURY EDINBURGH NOVELIST SUSAN FERRIER are part of VAL McDERMID’S NEW YEAR’S RESURRECTION which begins SPARK’S CENTENARY YEAR CELEBRATIONS AT EDINBURGH’S HOGMANAY   “Did More...

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