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Club hails success despite its uncertain future

10 hours 18 min ago
A LEADING amateur football club has paid tribute to its players after they hauled in 22 trophies despite an uncertain future due to a lack of pitch space in the Capital.
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Historic square will light up ahead of 70th birthday of Festival

11 hours 25 min ago
More than 40,000 people are set to flood into one of Edinburgh’s most historic public squares for a spectacular sound and light show to herald the 70th anniversary of its summer festivals.
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Police appeal for help in tracking vulnerable missing woman

Sat, 06/24/2017 - 16:25
POLICE in Edinburgh are appealing for information to help trace a vulnerable woman missing from the Craigentinny area of the city.
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Race for Life takes place in Holyrood Park

Sat, 06/24/2017 - 10:41
Cancer Research’s 10km Race for Life will take place at Holyrood Park tomorrow.
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Family of tragic Kieran Swinton set up charity

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 14:22
HIS family should have been organising his 21st birthday party, ordering cake, preparing balloons and finalising a guest list.
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New Leith Athletic bosses will be given time to rebuild

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 06:30
New Leith Athletic joint-manager Leighton Jones has revealed he has been tasked with rebuilding a team capable of challenging for the East of Scotland League title within the next “two to three years”.
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History teacher struck off for being drunk

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 09:45
A TEACHER who turned up for work drunk and allegedly stashed booze in a school outbuilding has been struck off.
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City scientist awarded £1.5m to aid cancer research

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 09:39
A SCIENTIST is set to receive more than £1.5 million from Cancer Research UK to support her research into improving how bowel cancer is diagnosed in Scotland.
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Liam Fee probe finds ‘missed opportunities’ to step in

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 22:20
A probe into the death of a toddler ­murdered by his mother and her civil partner has found “missed opportunities across services” which could have “potentially ­prevented” the harm he suffered.
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Driver charged for travelling wrong way down the M9

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 19:19
Drivers travelling on a busy motorway were left stunned as a car came towards them on the wrong side of the carriageway.
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Parents and medics divided on roll-out of baby box scheme

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 00:06
Parents and medical staff involved in the Scottish Government’s pilot baby box scheme are split on whether the scheme should be universal or whether it should be limited to those on low incomes or first-time parents.
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Hibs Ladies boss wary of potential Scottish Cup giantkillers

Sat, 06/17/2017 - 06:30
Hibs Ladies boss Chris Roberts believes his Scottish Cup holders can expect a stern test from lower league opposition Motherwell in their second-round clash this weekend.
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Capital high rise residents told cladding ‘not the same as Grenfell’

Fri, 06/16/2017 - 08:09
RESIDENTS of Edinburgh’s high-rise tower blocks have been reassured that the buildings are not clad in the same material as that used on Grenfell Tower in London.
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Everything you need to know as Edinburgh Airport named ‘among worst in world’

Fri, 06/16/2017 - 06:26
Edinburgh Airport has been named as one of the worst in the world according to a study from AirHelp, but how accurate is the study?
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Homes to get Skype and sensors in bid to tackle care crisis

Thu, 06/15/2017 - 07:55
Health chiefs are turning to technology in a bid to cure the care crisis that has rocked the Capital in the wake of one of the worst inspection reports ever published.
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Vandals cause mayhem at Musselburgh Racecourse

Wed, 06/14/2017 - 09:39
Musselburgh Racecourse is scrambling to get in shape for its biggest day of the year after a group of youths caused thousands of pounds’ worth of damage during a spate of vandalism and antisocial behaviour.
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In pictures: The 71st annual Taxi Trade Children’s Outing

Wed, 06/14/2017 - 08:32
The 71st annual Taxi Trade Children’s Outing took place in Edinburgh yesterday.
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EoS chief expects other clubs to follow Kelty into league

Wed, 06/14/2017 - 06:30
East of Scotland League president John Greenhorn says he expects to be inundated with applications from Junior clubs next season following Kelty Hearts’ recent admission to the set-up.
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Edinburgh shops targeted in robbery crime spree

Tue, 06/13/2017 - 14:49
Police Scotland is appealing for witnesses following break-ins to businesses in Edinburgh and Midlothian.
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Kenny Rafferty delighted Tranent caretaker role became permanent

Tue, 06/13/2017 - 06:30
Thrown into management unexpectedly back in December, Kenny Rafferty did not expect to be at the Tranent helm for longer than a week and had no appetite to take the job on a long-term basis.
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