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Edinburgh group for multiple-birth families celebrates 40th birthday

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 19:44
When Aileen Crosbie gave birth to her twin sons in 1972, baby number two was a very unexpected delivery.
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Agreement signed on vision for Granton waterfront

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 19:30
PLANS to transform the waterfront at Granton have moved a step forward with the signing of a formal agreement between the city council and other public sector organisations pledging to work together on the project.
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Civil Service Strollers target Irn-Bru Cup berth after strong start to league

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 06:30
Utility man David Churchill is adamant Civil Service Strollers boast enough quality among their ranks to achieve a top-four finish and seal a first ever appearance in next season’s Irn-Bru Cup.
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Edinburgh City players aim to take frustration out on Elgin

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 06:30
Edinburgh City winger Graham Taylor has revealed that Tuesday night’s stalemate with League Two title challengers Peterhead felt like a defeat – because the team have become so accustomed to winning.
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Connor McGregor: Lothian Thistle won’t give up – but perhaps its end of era

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 06:30
Lothian Thistle Hutchison Vale midfielder Connor McGregor has admitted the club are finding it tough in the revamped East of Scotland leagues – but they won’t give up.
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Edinburgh student, 21, jailed for smuggling £100k of cannabis from Barcelona

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 23:59
A University student sobbed as she was jailed yesterday after being caught bringing drugs worth £100,000 into Scotland in a suitcase.
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VIDEO: Magical and dazzling 2018 Christmas at The Botanics wows thousands of visitors in Edinburgh

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 22:15
MAGICAL, incredible, beautiful, romantic and amazing - that's the verdict of many people dazzled by this year's Christmas at the Botanics.
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Police urge public to search gardens and sheds for missing 90-year-old man

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 20:11
Police have urged members of the public to search their gardens and outbuildings in the hunt for missing pensioner William Scott.
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‘Dramatic increase’ of verbal abuse towards Edinburgh’s bin workers

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 19:28
Union officials have raised concerns over council staff using waste and cleansing vehicles that are “not fit for purpose” as bin collection problems are set to continue over Christmas.
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Cheesecake-munching moggy from Dunbar scoops top slimming gong

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 15:22
A massive moggie from Dunbar who once stole an entire cheesecake and woke up only to eat has been named “top cat” in the UK’s largest pet slimming competition.
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‘Dangerous individual’ admits killing man in Fountainbridge

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 14:53
A man who admitted he was responsible for the death of Alan Glancy in his Capital home earlier this year was last night facing years behind bars.
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Edinburgh boy, 9, helps dementia sufferers with Christmas hamper appeal

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 12:57
Most nine-year-olds usually cannot contain their excitement for Christmas Day as they eagerly anticipate opening their presents.
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Mhari O’Neill: Police fear teen may have died of cold after drinking on Calton Hill

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 12:29
Police investigating the death of Mhari O’Neill fear the teen may have died from the cold after drinking with a friend on Calton Hill.
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Dog electrocuted ‘by shop shutter’ on Haymarket Terrace

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 06:00
A section of a busy Edinburgh street was cordoned off after a dog was believed to have been electrocuted by a shop shutter.
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Edinburgh’s litter fines will rise to £100 - but just 11 paid up last year

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 20:55
On-the-spot fines for anyone caught dropping rubbish in Edinburgh are set to increase to £100, despite new figures obtained by the Evening News highlighting the fact only 11 fixed penalty notices were paid in the Capital last year.
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Edinburgh newsagent ‘shaken’ after thieves take safe and till

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 20:12
The owners of a West End newsagent have been left reeling after thieves stole thousands of pounds and jewellery in a late-night raid.
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Edinburgh’s special school workers ‘more at risk than jail wardens’

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 19:53
SPECIAL school workers in Edinburgh are facing “more violence than wardens in a category A prison”, a union official has claimed.
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Edinburgh 2050: The future that you are building for the Capital

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 18:17
Looking ahead 32 years is not easy but futurist Theo Priestley has a few ideas about how Edinburgh might look in 2050
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Edinburgh 2050: We could ensure no-one is homeless in Capital of future

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 18:03
A city with housing available to all and support services for those who need them is Charlotte Turner’s dream for Edinburgh in 2050
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Edinburgh 2050: Hi-tech future will take city festivals to another stage

Wed, 12/12/2018 - 17:53
Karl Chapman hopes that the Capital’s venues will embrace emerging developments in arts and culture to keep breaking new ground
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