Tag archive for ‘Edinburgh’
By Phyllis Stephen On Sunday, April 22nd, 2018
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Cycling for dementia charity

Couple to cycle from Edinburgh to Budapest to raise funds for dementia charity Dalgety Bay couple Nik Olliver who is a Health and Safety Lecturer at Edinburgh College and Richard Newton who is a freelance photographer More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Sunday, April 22nd, 2018
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Edinburgh Napier University Cyber Academy offer training against security threats

A new centre at Edinburgh Napier University will offer companies a way of training staff to deal with crippling cyber attacks on websites.   Industry guests were shown how the SOCLAB centre at Edinburgh More...

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 Sunday, April 22nd, 2018
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Profile – Deputy Lord Provost Joan Griffiths

Deputy Lord Provost Joan Griffiths MBE Councillor Joan Griffiths MBE is Chair of Edinburgh Labour Group and Deputy Lord Provost. Having lived in Edinburgh all her life we asked her first of all where her favourite More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Saturday, April 21st, 2018
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Lynn’s off to the Royal Wedding!

Well done Lynn! Lynn Cleal has been the inspiration behind the St John and the City defibrillator project which aims to put the life-saving devices in as many locations around Edinburgh as possible. Now her hard 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 Saturday, April 21st, 2018
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Treasures at the City Chambers – the mace

No, by treasures we are not talking about councillors here. But there are some real treasures at the City Chambers both old and new. The City Chambers as a building is fascinating since it ranges over 11 storeys More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Saturday, April 21st, 2018
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Edinburgh’s Cheeky Chompers win Queen’s Award

Cheeky Chompers based in Edinburgh has been given a Queen’s Award for Enterprise : International Trade 2018 which is the highest business award in the UK. The company established by Julie Wilson and Amy Livingstone 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...