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LATEST HISTORY NEWSLETTER NOW ONLINE
Friday 18 December 2009 - 22:04
Patrick Neill was growing this exotic Baptisia nepalensis locally in 1825. The story of his extraordinary garden between Rodney Street and Scotland…
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HEALTHY HEARTS SEEK LOONY DOOKERS
Friday 18 December 2009 - 13:36
The 24th Loony Dook will take place as usual in South Queensferry at noon on 1 January 2010 (details at theloonydook.co.uk). The British Heart…
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SPORTY SORTS SOUGHT
Tuesday 15 December 2009 - 22:37
Edinburgh's 2nd Festival of Sport organisers want local sports clubs to get involved in June 2010.The event aims to highlight sporting activities and…
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BUS OVER CHRISTMUS
Thursday 10 December 2009 - 17:42
For bus times over the holiday period, click www.lothianbuses.com.
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EVANESCENT FLUORESCENCE
Thursday 10 December 2009 - 12:46
The amazing mural adorning the bricked-up mouth of Scotland St Tunnel is now complete. It was created by local youths under the expert eye of…
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ST MARY'S TO CELEBRATE RE-OPENING
Tuesday 1 December 2009 - 18:51
Work on the refurbishment and extension of Broughton St Mary's Parish Church is drawing to a close.A grand opening is now planned for mid-January…
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NEW ANGLE ON RIVER BEND
Tuesday 1 December 2009 - 18:34
On the wall beside the Water of Leith and opposite Paulsfield where the river bends, some carefully and rather beautifully inscribed grafitti has…
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THOSE SMASHED WILL BE GRABBED
Friday 27 November 2009 - 11:05
Spurtle readers looking forward to some alcohol-fuelled violence and disorder this Christmas had better think again.'More Christmas Presence' began…
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ADVICE FOR STUDENTS GOES ONLINE
Friday 27 November 2009 - 09:10
The 'Community Guide' issued free to second-year students at Edinburgh University has now gone online.Produced by EU's Student Association, it…
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DRUMMOND STUDENTS GET INTO CHRISTMAS SPIRIT
Thursday 26 November 2009 - 16:58
Drummond CHS's Community Christmas Event will take place on Thursday 11 December, writes Annie Scanlon.It's organised by the S5/S6 pupils with a…
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