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ATTEMPTED ROBBERY ON WARRISTON PATH
Friday 24 September 2021 - 14:10
Police Scotland today issued a press release. We publish it below unedited and in full. ---- Detectives in Edinburgh are appealing for information…
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LONG DROP AND A SHORTFALL
Thursday 16 September 2021 - 09:15
The sight of workers swinging from the tower of Broughton St Mary’s is enough to make anyone queasy. Imagine how much worse you’d feel if you were…
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BLUE, BUMPY, STRANGELY BEAUTIFUL
Saturday 4 September 2021 - 05:52
Have you ever wondered about these paviours? They skirt the northern and western sides of the inner footway outside Drummond Place Garden, and many…
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NEW PLANS FOR OLD ROYAL HIGH SCHOOL
Friday 3 September 2021 - 12:00
Detailed proposals for a new National Centre for Music and performance space at the old Royal High School were submitted to Edinburgh Council this…
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NEW HOUSING FOR LOGIE GREEN ROAD
Friday 3 September 2021 - 12:00
Glasgow-based Kelvin Properties intends to replace the warehouse  at 67 Logie Green Rd with homes for sale and affordable housing. The developer…
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NEW HOUSING FOR BEAVERHALL ROAD
Wednesday 1 September 2021 - 10:57
The developer HUB will hold a Pre-Application Consultation later this month in advance of its full application for a proposal on Beaverhall Road (21/…
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ISSUE 310 — OUT SOON!
Tuesday 31 August 2021 - 06:01
As you read this, advance copies of September’s Spurtle are already scattered about the barony like pelicans chasing a fish supper. Page 1 begins…
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FULL CIRCLE AT THE BOUNDARY
Sunday 29 August 2021 - 08:59
The pulley wheel shown in the photo here has emerged from recent tramwork excavations on Leith Walk. Archaeologists will determine its significance…
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FIELD OF DREAMS AND BLAISE OF GLORY
Saturday 28 August 2021 - 12:15
Despite dire predictions due to Covid, the Drummond Tennis Club continues to flourish. Thanks to generous rates, club membership remains as healthy…
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SUMMER PLACE ROBBERY – POLICE APPEAL FOR INFORMATION
Saturday 28 August 2021 - 11:50
Police Scotland issued the following press release this morning. We reproduce it unedited and in full. ------- Police are appealing for information…
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