MANSFIELD PLACE HIT-AND-RUN Wednesday 4 August 2021 - 13:04 Police issued the following press release this morning. We reproduce it unedited and in full.
Police are appealing for information after a 58-year-… Read More
TAKING IT TO THE RACK Monday 2 August 2021 - 11:36 HIGH HOPES FOR DRUMMOND BASKETBALL COURT
Local basketball players are crowdfunding to upgrade the popular court in the grounds of… Read More
THE CITY DUST Sunday 1 August 2021 - 04:11 The following correspondence appeared in the pages of the Edinburgh Evening Courant in 1852 and 1856.
Some details may have changed in… Read More
ISSUE 309 – OUT TOMORROW! Saturday 31 July 2021 - 08:06 As you read this, advance copies of the August Spurtle are already brightening the barony like sunbeams on gull-proof sacks.
We begin on Page 1, as… Read More
PRIVATE CARS – A PROBLEM SHARED Wednesday 28 July 2021 - 10:46 Spurtle has recently been contacted by Hiyacar. The ‘peer to peer’ car club operator has just introduced 15 vehicles to Edinburgh, five of them in… Read More
EDWARDIAN NEWS FROM THE MEWS, 29 Sunday 25 July 2021 - 05:21 1909
EDINBURGH AMATEUR DETECTIVE’S CHASE.
CLEVER CAPTURE OF ALLEGED BURGLAR.
THE clever capture of an alleged Edinburgh housebreaker by an… Read More
EDWARDIAN NEWS FROM THE MEWS, 28 Sunday 18 July 2021 - 09:38 RELIGIOUS WORK IN EDINBURGH.
The number of social agencies in connection with the Church is increasing so rapidly in our midst that many good men… Read More
EDWARDIAN NEWS FROM THE MEWS, 27 Sunday 11 July 2021 - 04:50 *****
FATAL ACCIDENT AT WAVERLEY STATION.
OLD MAN’S TERRIBLE DEATH.
This morning, a particularly sad accident occurred at the Waverley Station,… Read More