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Thursday, 1 April 2010
McDonald Road LibraryFriday 2 April: CLOSEDSaturday 3 April: Open 9am–5pmSunday 4 April: Open 1pm–5pmMonday 5 April: CLOSEDStockbridge LibraryFriday 2 April: CLOSEDSaturday 3 April: Open 9am–...
Thursday, 1 April 2010
Concern about the new Picardy Place Tesco Express, and its effect on existing shops locally, is not confined to the Spurtle.The Guardian's Edinburgh Beatblogger Tom Allan recently toured Broughton...
Thursday, 1 April 2010
A Broughton pensioner has been robbed in broad daylight whilst inspecting refurbishment work at Glenogle Baths on 31 March.Una Kwiecień (75), pictured exclusively by Spurtle in the seconds before the...
Wednesday, 31 March 2010
Nearby residents appear broadly in favour of pre-planning application proposals for the former Martin & Frost site at 130 McDonald Rd (see 'Breaking news', 23.3.10).They see Foremost Properties'...
Wednesday, 31 March 2010
Anyone who has lived as an adult in close proximity to a group of students will know only too well what tremendous fun it can be.However, the City of Edinburgh Council (CEC) has reservations about...
Wednesday, 31 March 2010
Six candidates have so far stepped forward as candidates for the Edinburgh North and Leith constituency in the forthcoming General Election.They are: Ian Gill (Scottish Conservatives), Kate Joester (...
Wednesday, 31 March 2010
Since Spurtle broke the news that Tesco has won planning permission for a supermarket on Picardy Place (Issue 180), we have not been idle.We've commissioned a review of the situation by influential...
Wednesday, 31 March 2010
Plain-clothed policemen have been hiding behind wheelie bins on McDonald Rd to catch speeding motorists, reported a local newspaper on 30 March.The officers trained speed guns on vehicles outside...
Monday, 29 March 2010
Former Scotland rugby international Donnie Mcfadyen is now designing men's vintage clothing, and selling it through Threadbare on Broughton St.He told Spurtle's Scott Richards how a recent chance...
Friday, 26 March 2010
In line with amended national planning policy, the City of Edinburgh Council has completed an audit of open spaces across the capital.It is now developing a strategy to protect and develop them in...

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