Home Blog Page 3
Lady Haig's Poppy Factory in Canonmills is now closed for two years for refurbishment. The staff have moved to temporary accommodation at Redford Barracks while the upgrade is tackled. The work will include some health and safety compliance along with asbestos removal and a new fire suppression system.
Scottish Greens Parliamentary Co-Leader Alison Johnstone MSP will bring a vote to The Scottish Parliament this week calling for improved resources to tackle the GP retention and recruitment crisis. The Lothians MSP will highlight that, despite the Scottish Government’s health and social care integration programme encouraging greater demand for services closer to home,...
Martin Cingel is hanging up his skates after a near 20-year career. The Slovakian-born forward has iced for clubs in Edinburgh, Manchester, Dundee and Dumfries. And the popular player retires at the age of 43. He said: “My time is up. However, I can’t say enough thanks to my wife Ivana, sons Matthew and Mark and my mom. “Without their support I would...
The Staggs Bar Monarchs lost the final heat 5-1 to go down 50-40 in their first Championship Shield road trip at Newcastle Diamonds. That meant the Armadale side missed out on a possible point. However, Monarchs bosses said they have no complaints about the result as Edinburgh did not do enough and provided only three race winners. Former Monarchs racer Steve Worrall...
Easter Road Stadium, Edinburgh, home of Hibernian FC
Paul Heckingbottom was disappointed that Hibs failed to pick up all three points against Celtic yesterday but he expressed his ‘love’ for how his players are performing. The Yorkshireman paid special tribute to man of the match, goalkeeper Ofir Marciano who produced a string of excellent saves to...
A police investigation is underway after a 21-year-old motorcyclist was involved in a collision with a Volkswagen Golf on the B1348 Links Road near to Seton Sands Holiday Camp about 14:20 on Saturday afternoon. The man was taken to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary by ambulance but died before arriving...
The points were shared after a pulsating 95 minutes of non-stop action between Hibs and champions elect Celtic in the Leith sunshine this afternoon. Rangers victory over Hearts at Tynecastle yesterday meant that former Hibs’ Head Coach Neil Lennon would not be able to...
BLAIRGOWRIE ROTARY CLASSIC CAR TOUR TO VISIT ATHOLL PALACE HOTEL 120 classic and modern cars from all over the UK will visit the Atholl Palace Hotel in Pitlochry on Sunday 28 April 2019 as part of a route covering the Angus Glens, Glenshee and Highland Perthshire. Vehicles created in the...
A police investigation is underway after a badly decomposed body was found in a block of flats in Dumbiedykes Road. Officers were called to the scene around 7am on Friday morning after concerns were raised for a person. Police had been called to...
Rosslynlee Fishery near Rosewell are set to introduce a cash bonus for anglers by introducing a couple of tagged fish. Currently, the water is fishing well with a mixture of tactics and fly patterns proving successful. Buzzers, black rabbit, cats whisker, hot-head damsel, bloodworms have proved winners but olive CDC, cormorants and the trusty yellow dancer have also scored. Manager John Dewar...
Glasgow Tigers won the Craig Cook Testimonial meeting. They scored 31 points with Cook best for the home side with 12 points. Edinburgh and Belle Vue both totalled 26 points with Sam Masters top scorer for the Armadale side with 11 points. Max Fricke, formerly of Edinburgh, was their best with ten points while Workington totalled 13 points. Workington’s best rider was...
Action from Hearts v Rangers at Tynecastle, Saturday 20th April 2019
Heart of Midlothian 1 Rangers 3 Ladbrokes Premiership, Saturday 20th April 2019 – Tynecastle Park A week ago, Hearts fans were in buoyant mood after seeing their side reach the William Hill Scottish Cup final following a 3-0 semi-final win over Inverness Caledonian Thistle at Hampden. Those who felt that victory papered over some of...
www.blackwells.co.uk

The Edinburgh Reporter Newsletter

Sign up to receive all the latest news from The Edinburgh Reporter direct to your inbox.
Email address
Secure and Spam free...