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OUT AND ABOUT AND HAPPY TO SHOUT
Wednesday 23 June 2010 - 14:03
Pride Scotia – the lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans-gender communities' annual celebration of sexual diversity – kicks off on Saturday 26 June.…
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LOCAL FEELING DOWN IN THE DUMPS
Tuesday 22 June 2010 - 17:55
Last month we aired Blandfield resident Mark Sheffield's misgivings over City of Edinburgh Council's withdrawal of the one-free-special-uplift-per-…
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EDINBURGH WELCOMES GORMLEY '6 TIMES'
Tuesday 22 June 2010 - 13:32
Antony Gormely's 6 Times was formally launched this morning at the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art.The renowned sculptor answered questions…
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GREAT GOOD LUCK FOR FIRST OF THE GORMLEYS
Monday 21 June 2010 - 17:10
Sources at the National Galleries of Scotland have declared themselves delighted at pre-launch publicity for Antony Gormley's 6 Times Horizon (which…
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DRUMMOND STAFF AND STUDENTS HEAD FOR KENYA
Monday 21 June 2010 - 14:17
At 4am tomorrow morning, 8 S6 students and 3 members of staff from Drummond Community High School will be on their way to Kenya.Since February 2008 (…
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SPURTLE HUNTS MOTES IN OWN EYES
Monday 21 June 2010 - 09:19
Spurtle launched this website in October 2009, and after 9 months staff will meet soon to review it in detail.We're not uncritical of ourselves, but…
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ROOM TO LEARN, ROOM TO EARN
Saturday 19 June 2010 - 15:04
Berlitz Language Centre in Frederick Street requires accommodation for its international students.Director Stephen Penman contacted Spurtle to tell…
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LEITH CENTRAL COMMUNITY COUNCIL
Saturday 19 June 2010 - 14:59
Leith Central Community Council meets on Monday evening at 7.30pm in the Nelson Hall at McDonald Road Library.The draft agenda is available in Extras…
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EDINBURGH'S 'FIFTH ELEVATION' - COUNCIL CONSULTS
Friday 18 June 2010 - 12:56
Planners at City of Edinburgh Council are circulating a draft of revised planning guidelines on Building Heights and Roofscapes.You can download a…
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CYCLISTS WHEELY ANNOYING ON PAVEMENTS
Friday 18 June 2010 - 11:38
Here at the Spurtle we are pro-bicycles, but the behaviour of those cyclists who insist on using the pavement is becoming a pain.Not only are they a…
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