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Saturday, 2 June 2018
Spurtle visited Comely Bank Cemetery for the first time this morning. It was opened in 1843, and we had hoped to discover a wealth of funerary architecture matching that in the jungles of Warriston....
Friday, 1 June 2018
Here, in more detail than we had room to report in Issue 274, is Tom Hodges, whose return to Edinburgh is marked this evening by the launch of Typewronger Books in gallery space within long-...
Thursday, 31 May 2018
Talk about action-packed! The June Spurtle is out and about from tomorrow, positively bursting at the seams with local news. Page 1 sums up three major stories for north-east Edinburgh and...
Tuesday, 29 May 2018
 CANONMILLS CAMPAIGNERS CALL IT A DAY Organisers of the campaign to save 1-6 Canonmills Bridge (the former Earthy shop) issued a statement to supporters this morning. It’s the end of...
Thursday, 17 May 2018
A new commemorative poppy was launched this morning at Lady Haig’s Poppy Factory on Warriston Road. The Centenary Poppy is embossed in gold with the dates 1918–2018, marking 100 years since the...
Wednesday, 16 May 2018
We’ve become wearily accustomed to to HGVs knocking great lumps off properties around Broughton Street Lane. But a recent low-speed collision on North St Andrew Street takes things to a whole...
Tuesday, 15 May 2018
 CAN YOU HELP POSTGRADUATE RESEARCH? Yang Wang is a second-year PhD student at Glasgow University. His Urban Studies research aims to investigate and geographically visualise residents’...
Sunday, 13 May 2018
Leithers Don’t Litter and Changeworks joined forces this afternoon to launch a new campaign against flytipping as part of Zero Waste Leith.Organisers issued a booklet explaining legal ways to store...
Sunday, 13 May 2018
 IMI MAUFE’S TRANSLATING TRAVELS AT EDINBURGH PRINTMAKERS Sun’s out. Summer beckons. Hands up all those experiencing restless feet! If you’re prickling to travel, there’s an...
Saturday, 12 May 2018
 BEAUTIFUL NEW GALLERY SPACE IN THE HEART OF BROUGHTON The Ingleby Gallery opened its doors for the first time this morning at new premises on the corner of Barony Street and Albany Street...

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