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BOTANICS EMBRACES GOLDEN OPPORTUNITY TO REACH WIDEST POSSIBLE AUDIENCE
Wednesday 7 October 2020 - 12:08
NOT TO BE SNIFFED AT The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh is planning to attach a 14-metre inflatable sculpture to the south-west corner of Inverleith…
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'TIS THE SEASON TO BE E-JOLLY
Friday 2 October 2020 - 07:14
EDINBURGH'S CHRISTMAS CANCELLED Live events involving mass gatherings at Edinburgh’s Christmas 2020 have been cancelled due to ‘uncertainty’…
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DESECRATION OF THE CALTON HILL
Thursday 1 October 2020 - 07:28
Below is the full version of an article which appears in condensed form in the October printed issue of the Spurtle, published today. ***** The…
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NEW OCTOBER ISSUE – OUT TOMORROW!
Wednesday 30 September 2020 - 12:06
As you read this, advance copies of the latest issue are already spreading across the barony like traffic cones borne on an East Wind. Only less…
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COOKING WITH GIADA CANDERLE
Sunday 27 September 2020 - 12:59
PARMIGIANA-STYLE CHICKEN ROLLS Looking to spice up your midweek chicken dinner? This dish offers you a great spin on the traditional use of chicken…
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SUBTERRANEAN STYLE AND SUBSTANCE
Friday 25 September 2020 - 10:33
The lack of ‘natural surveillance’ on our streets during Lockdown was probably the biggest contributor to an outpouring of graffiti and tagging…
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ROMANCE, PROGRESS, AND ROSE-TINTED SPECTACLES
Thursday 24 September 2020 - 06:50
This work by Archibald Williams (1871–1934), currently displayed in the window of bookbinders and sellers The Gently Mad on Inverleith Row,…
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SCOOTER RIDER STRUCK AT NEW TOWN JUNCTION
Wednesday 23 September 2020 - 09:08
Police in Edinburgh issued the following press release yesterday. We reproduce it below unedited and in full. ***** Serious road crash – Great King…
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LOCAL STRONGMAN RECALLED
Sunday 20 September 2020 - 08:57
Friends of Warriston Cemetery have recently uncovered the headstone of Owen Duffy, a merchant and ‘champion athlete’ who lived from 1848–96.  …
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MORE MAJOR DEVELOPMENT FOR DUNDAS STREET
Saturday 19 September 2020 - 09:29
BIG PLANS FOR CENTRUM AND BUPA HOUSES Scott Hobbs Planning, on behalf of MMMARS Dundas Limited has submitted a proposal of application notice to the…
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