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THE ART OF HOSPITALITY – REVIEW
Wednesday 18 August 2021 - 10:25
‘The Art of Hospitality’ is a refreshing idea of what the Fringe could be, outside the hands of the big operators and showcasing the creativity of…
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SERIOUS ASSAULT – POLICE RELEASE CCTV IMAGE
Wednesday 18 August 2021 - 10:20
Police Scotland issued the following press release this morning. We reproduce it below unedited and in full. Officers in Edinburgh have released an…
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EDWARDIAN NEWS FROM THE MEWS, 30
Saturday 14 August 2021 - 11:43
1910 FOR SALE, the property of a Gentleman, CHESTNUT GELDING, 6 years old, 15.3½, thoroughly reliable in double and single harness and at all road…
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CHARITY VAN STOLEN IN LEITH – POLICE APPEAL FOR INFORMATION
Wednesday 11 August 2021 - 15:48
Police Scotland issued the following press release this morning. We reproduce it unedited and in full. Officers in Edinburgh are appealing for…
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TEMPORARY HOME FOR BOXING LEGEND
Monday 9 August 2021 - 23:53
Scottish boxing legend Ken Buchanan is to be commemorated with a new statue at the foot of Little King Street Sculptor Alan Herriot’s work depicting…
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EDINBURGH CLIMATE FESTIVAL NEXT WEEKEND
Friday 6 August 2021 - 13:09
The sixth Edinburgh Climate Festival will take place next Saturday (14 August) from noon till 7pm in Leith Links East. It’s a free, family-friendly…
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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-…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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