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Thursday, 29 November 2018
It’s nearly December, and Issue 280 is already emerging from the presses into an Edinburgh deep in crisp and even snow, loud with the clink of sleigh bells, steamed by the breath of reindeer on every...
Wednesday, 28 November 2018
Forth Street-based Edinburgh & Lothians Regional Equality Council is hosting a lecture by Sir Geoffrey Palmer OBE (right) on 17 December in St Augustine's Church. The talk will offer new...
Tuesday, 27 November 2018
Today is Giving Tuesday, ‘a day set aside for people to shun commercialism and support good causes’. By no coincidence, it is also the day on which St Mary’s Music School has opted to release a...
Tuesday, 27 November 2018
 OFFICIALS AND COUNCILLORS DID NOT SPOT PROBLEM Reader Ash Hughes has identified a different prior-notification sequence to that examined yesterday, this one covering the telecom mast...
Monday, 26 November 2018
 BEFORE YOU READ THIS, READ THIS WAS PHONE MAST BUILT IN THE WRONG PLACE? Redbraes residents are up in arms about a new telecommunications mast, which appeared this summer on the south...
Friday, 23 November 2018
The Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh will hold a second public consultation at 20A Inverleith Row on 10 January to seek views about a major programme of redevelopment and refurbishment at its NE...
Thursday, 22 November 2018
In the run-up to World AIDS Day, Broughton-based charity Waverley Care has launched its Tartan Ribbon Online Auction. It now seeks bids on everything from appearing as a character in a...
Wednesday, 21 November 2018
 FIRST LOOK INSIDE EDINBURGH’S INSPIRING NEW GALLERY COMPLEX On a morning of scudding sunshine and showers, Collective Gallery today admitted Press and friends to its new home on Calton...
Monday, 5 November 2018
Typewronger Books – the typewriter repair service, micro-bookshop, events space, and now independent publisher – is one year old today. Spurtle congratulated proprietor and human dynamo Tom...
Friday, 2 November 2018
The Lord Provost, Frank Ross, unveiled a commemorative flagstone this morning to honour the bravery of a First World hero. Sapper Adam Archibald, was born at 24 Shaw's Street in 1879, and later...

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