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No excuses for bad bin behaviour
Monday 6 December 2021 - 15:22
Dear Spurtle, This is a bin in Scotland Street. During the storm on Friday 26 November, it was empty and blown into the kerb. It is proving…
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BIG BEAST IN BROUGHTON BACK-GREEN
Monday 6 December 2021 - 13:14
Has anyone else noticed this absolutely huge Bellevue squirrel? -----  
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REFORMED CHARACTERS MAKE YOU THINK
Sunday 5 December 2021 - 12:15
This is interesting: the Ingleby Gallery’s virtual viewing room, part of its Instalments series, in which local artist Jessica Harrison describes the…
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TRAMWORK PROGRESS – ENJOY THE VIEW
Saturday 4 December 2021 - 10:42
Despite Covid, despite shortages of material and skilled labour, despite unexpected ‘utility conflicts’ at key junctions, the Trams to Broughton…
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ARE YOU MISSING SOMETHING IMPORTANT?
Friday 3 December 2021 - 17:58
Wedding ring found on Albany Street. Call 07858 355 884.  
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CROWNING ACHIEVEMENT FOR BROUGHTON BUSINESS
Friday 3 December 2021 - 12:47
Congratulations to Paige Conner and staff, who have been voted the Edinburgh’s top hair salon in this year’s Scotland’s Business Awards. An unknown…
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LONDON STREET SHORT-TERM LETS REFUSED AGAIN
Thursday 2 December 2021 - 16:52
Edinburgh Council’s refusal of planning permission to convert 37a and 39 London Street into short-term lets has been upheld. On 1 December, a…
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ELECTED MEMBERS' FINANCIAL INTERESTS
Wednesday 1 December 2021 - 20:46
Following high-profile controversies in Westminster last month, Spurtle decided to check closer to home on what our politicians earn outwith the…
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THE SKY AT NIGHT
Saturday 20 November 2021 - 18:32
Moody and luminous in Bellevue this evening. #Edinburgh #hyperlocal #chimney
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ANNANDALE STREET INCIDENT – POLICE RELEASE IMAGES
Thursday 18 November 2021 - 15:23
Police Scotland has released images of a man they believe may be able to assist them in relation to an ongoing investigation into an incident which…
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