LOCAL STRONGMAN RECALLED Sunday 20 September 2020 - 08:57 Friends of Warriston Cemetery have recently uncovered the headstone of Owen Duffy, a merchant and ‘champion athlete’ who lived from 1848–96. … Read More
NO MORE DIRTY LOOKS FOR JOHN LEWIS Monday 14 September 2020 - 15:09 EXCLUSIVE
Some readers may have endured this phenomenon at an event of their own. Others may have witnessed it with delicious schadenfreude at the… Read More
EDINBURGH'S PROBLEM Thursday 3 September 2020 - 11:35 TRAFFIC DANGERS.
THE MAN IN THE STREET
The importance of educating the pedestrian, as well as the drivers of vehicles, was… Read More
ASSAULT ON LEITH WALK Wednesday 2 September 2020 - 15:56 POLICE SEEK WITNESSES
Police in Edinburgh today released a press release. We reproduce it unedited and in full below.
Police in Edinburgh… Read More
ISSUE 299 – OUT TOMORROW! Monday 31 August 2020 - 10:58 As you read this, printed copies of the September Spurtle are already returning to Broughton streets like students tiptoeing up common stairs and… Read More
COOKING WITH GIADA CANDERLE Sunday 30 August 2020 - 09:26 OUR FAMILY TIRAMISÚ
The Italian word tiramisú can be translated as ‘pick-me-up’ – what better name for a dessert which combines coffee, mascarpone… Read More