Extras

Thursday, 1 April 2010
Locals' detailed concerns over pre-planning application proposals for 130 McDonald Rd may have changed by the time the plans are next discussed on 12 April (see 'Events'), but at this stage Spurtle...
Wednesday, 31 March 2010
The outdoor exhibition of Steve Bloom's marvellous wildlife photographs (Issue 181) has stirred an enthusiastic response from passers-by in St Andrew Square.The exhibition has a serious conservation...
Wednesday, 31 March 2010
Unreliable Geographies by Aeneas McHaarNo. 6: Bellevue d’Ilinini, French Guiana3° 35’ N, 53° 31’ W Bellevue d’Ilinini is almost unimaginably different to Bellevue Crescent.It emerges, if at all...
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 a...
Monday, 22 March 2010
When locally- based  author, educationist, broadcaster  and parent Sue Palmer talked at Broughton Primary School on 17 March, her reputation ensured a good turn-out, writes Alan McIntosh. A...
Friday, 19 March 2010
The New Town and Broughton Community Council today formally responded to the Traffic Regulation Orders explaining how Edinburgh's streets will be altered to accommodate trams.Below is a complete and...
Friday, 19 March 2010
Drummond Community High School recently held their first Literacy Across Learning evening for parents, writes English teacher Jo Moore. Imaginatively titled 'I’m A Parent, Help Me Out Here!', the...
Thursday, 11 March 2010
Below (in italics) is an unedited transcript of the New Town and Broughton Community Council's response to proposed changes in parking Traffic Regulation Orders...
Friday, 5 March 2010
Every year, the Washington Post runs its 'Mensa Invitational'. Readers are invited to take a word or phrase, alter it by adding, subtracting, or changing one letter, then supply a new definition....
Tuesday, 2 March 2010
The Duke of Edinburgh's recent visit was captured by more than one camera (fortunately, as Spurtle's was full of rainwater).All the pictures on this page are reproduced by courtesy of Cassandra Page-...

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