ISSUE 297 — OUT TOMORROW! Tuesday 30 June 2020 - 10:27 As you read this, printed copies of the July Spurtle are already appearing across the barony like half-eaten fish suppers on a pre-Lockdown Saturday… Read More
NEWS FROM THE MEWS 30 Monday 29 June 2020 - 05:38 THE STOCKBRIDGE MURDER CASE
News from the Mews is about to take another dark turn.
Over the next three weeks, the court journalism… Read More
NEWS FROM THE MEWS 29 Thursday 25 June 2020 - 05:25 1886–88
A fine of 1s each, with the option of 24 hours’ imprisonment, was imposed on each of five boys, whose ages ranged from 12… Read More
BOTANICS REOPEN IN 1 WEEK'S TIME Wednesday 24 June 2020 - 10:36 The Royal Botanic Garden will reopen to the public on Wednesday 1 July.
But be aware. If you want to visit the oasis in Inverleith, you’ll need to… Read More
NEWS FROM THE MEWS 28 Monday 22 June 2020 - 06:47 1885
KEEPING A DISORDERLY HOUSE.
At the City Police Court, a woman named Jessie Irvine or Aitchison was ordered to pay a fine of £5, or go 30 days… Read More
BETTER OUT THAN IN Saturday 20 June 2020 - 06:18 For many children, reaching the end of their primary-school careers is an emotional experience.
The last day in particular can be a time of high… Read More
NEWS FROM THE MEWS 27 Thursday 18 June 2020 - 07:23 1884
CONTRAVENTIONS OF THE
At Edinburgh Sheriff Summary Court this afternoon—Sheriff Rutherfurd on the bench— Messrs M’Donald &… Read More
MIXED PICTURE ON LOCAL CORONAVIRUS Wednesday 17 June 2020 - 15:33 Clear disparities across Spurtleshire and the city
At noon today, the National Records of Scotland published statistics relating to coronavirus (… Read More