NEWS FROM THE MEWS 2 Wednesday 25 March 2020 - 07:22 Introduction
Ever since the publication in 1886 of Robert Louis Stevenson’s Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, we have been… Read More
OPEN LETTER Wednesday 25 March 2020 - 07:21 The Broughton Spurtle is a member of the Independent Community News Network. This lunchtime, its Director, Emma Meese, issued the following open… Read More
SHUT OUT SCAMMERS Tuesday 24 March 2020 - 07:20 Police Scotland issued a press release today. We reproduce it, unedited and in full, below.
Police Scotland is advising the public to be… Read More
NEWS FROM THE MEWS: 1 Tuesday 24 March 2020 - 07:19 In the weeks to come, as a diversion from current inconveniences and alarms, Spurtle will serialise a previously unpublished work compiled by A. J.… Read More
BROUGHTON BUSINESS UPDATE Monday 23 March 2020 - 07:00 SOME OF THE INFORMATION BELOW HAS BEEN SUPERSEDED BY UK GOVERNMENT ADVICE (20:30, 23.3.20). USE COMMON SENSE.
We’ll try and cover Spurtleshire one… Read More
REASONS TO BE CHEERFUL, NO. 1 Saturday 21 March 2020 - 06:59 Congratulations to the Council for the superb beds of spring flowers on the Broughton Street/Mansfield Place roundabout.
Sometimes these sites are… Read More
SIGNS OF THE TIMES Wednesday 18 March 2020 - 06:58 In these troubling times, it’s heartening to find local businesses, charities, and individuals rising to the challenge.
Some are making offers… Read More
COUNCIL RESPONSE ON CORONAVIRUS Tuesday 17 March 2020 - 06:56 Cllr Adam McVey, Leader of Edinburgh Council, yesterday announced new social distancing and visiting restrictions at Council-run care homes.
In… Read More