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Edinburgh’s Bon Vivant Group, which owns and operates bars and restaurants in Edinburgh, as well as a wine, beer and spirit shop, reports a 42% increase in turnover in the last year.  The group headed by Stuart McCluskey has seven establishments in the city now from an initial four. They used £950,000 of...
Cllr Staniforth, one of the Green Group, asked today that the council considered moving Edinburgh's Christmas to a hardstanding site (even though building is almost complete in Princes Street Gardens). His request was denied, but it gave councillors their second opportunity of the day to talk about our Christmas events, particularly those in...
Police have released CCTV images of a man they would like to speak to as they believe he may be able to assist with their enquiries in respect of a robbery and a theft which took place around the Leith Links area of Edinburgh. The first incident took place...
A CONTRIBUTION from a housebuilder active in the local area is helping to support the new Pentlands Men’s Shed in Currie. CALA Homes (East) has donated £350 towards the initiative, which brings together men from the community every week to meet, chat over a cup of tea and learn how to repair...
Edinburgh Children’s Hospital Charity (ECHC) has launched its Make Christmas Magical appeal – a campaign with a different door in the Royal Hospital for Sick Children (RHSC) opened each day of December to reveal something truly special.  Businesses in Edinburgh are encouraged to bring an advent calendar to life for children in hospital this Christmas, so that they don’t miss...
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A series of temporary changes on Waverley Bridge have been approved by Council public safety officers to better ensure safety and accessibility at peak times during weekends over the busy festive period. Waverley Bridge will be vehicle-free from 11am until 5pm on Saturdays and Sundays from 16/17 November to 4/5 January. The...
Edinburgh St James has announced that The Alchemist cocktail bar and restaurant will open for the first time in Scotland next year. The Simon Potts bar and restaurant will have 5,700 square feet on level four of the £1 billion mixed use development. It will overlook Register...

Lothian MSP calls for businesses to consider the financial benefits of being more disability-friendly On Purple Tuesday Jeremy Balfour MSP encouraged Lothian businesses to consider the financial benefits of becoming more disability-friendly. Jeremy Balfour Pic - Andrew Cowan/Scottish Parliament Purple Tuesday which takes place today...
It's almost the end of November and time for retailers to entertain us with their Christmas adverts. If you know of any we have not included here then do let us know! We will add to this article as and when we find them all.... https://youtu.be/L5fLOe1gJmU
THORNTONS CELEBRATES LIVING WAGE ACCREDITATION Thorntons, one of the country's biggest full-service legal and estate agency firms, has become an accredited Living Wage Employer through Living Wage Scotland. Headquartered in Dundee, the company has 11 offices across Scotland, and employs over 500 people.  Thorntons received its accreditation during Living Wage Week.
Edinburgh Airport has said this morning that fewer passengers passed through the airport in October 2019 than during the same month last year. A total of 1,309,170 passengers passed through the airport – 1% less than October last year. The reason appears to be a fall in domestic...
Best-selling novelist, performance poet and occasional chanteuse - Rosie Garland - is heading to Edinburgh this Wednesday to perform in the long-awaited Poetry Bordello spoken word cabaret from Poetry Circus. Poetry Circus artistic director, Max Scratchmann, said:  "We're all totally thrilled that Rosie is coming all the way up to Edinburgh just to...
The Edinburgh Reporter November 2019
The Edinburgh Reporter November 2019
The Edinburgh Reporter November 2019
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