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Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2018 – About Lady White Fox With Nine Tales…

Sun, 07/22/2018 - 19:44
What if Lady Macbeth was the reincarnation of the mysterious White Fox? YVUA Arts from Seoul Korea present their award-winning About Lady White Fox with the Nine Tales… Excellent Domestic Performing Arts Production by Korean Cultural and Arts Centres Association, 2017. A powerful retelling of Shakespeare’s Macbeth based on the mysterious and exotic White Fox […]
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Garden waste – have you signed up yet? You have until midnight

Sun, 07/22/2018 - 18:19
You have until midnight tonight to sign up for the new garden waste service which begins in October.  If you don’t sign up then you will have to take your own to a recycling centre or make alternative arrangements. In its its budget introduced only in February 2018 the administration included a charge of £25 […]
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Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2018 – Dean Owens A Hatful of Songs

Sun, 07/22/2018 - 17:12
Dean Owens has a few hats and this year he will be using one of them in his Fringe shows. Come and help him pick a selection of songs from a hat, from his glittering seven album back catalogue, including internationally acclaimed new Nashville-recorded release, Southern Wind. Genre crossing musician armed with a searingly soulful […]
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Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2018 – Lord of the Game of the Ring of Thrones

Sun, 07/22/2018 - 16:46
Ever wanted to create your own smash-hit epic fantasy? Come help comedy troupe Hivemind improvise one for you! With no script and no plan, we’ll use your suggestions to create an original fantasy tale of blood and wine, honour and treachery, fellowships and actual ships — a tale that has never been told before, and […]
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Hibs’ Scottish Cup hero Anthony Stokes signs for Iranian side Tractor Sazi

Sun, 07/22/2018 - 09:13
Hibs’ Scottish Cup hero Anthony Stokes has signed for Iranian side Tractor Sazi who play in the Persian Gulf Pro League. The Republic of Ireland international had been training under Alan Stubbs at St. Mirren having left Greek side Apollon Smyrni F.C. in April. He will now join up with former Wales coach John Toshack, The 29-year-old has signed a […]
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Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2018 – [email protected]

Sun, 07/22/2018 - 07:07
[email protected] returns to the world’s largest arts festival with an international line-up of shows that focus on diversity and on mental health. The venue, at the historic Hepburn House drill hall, is run by the Army in association with Summerhall and will present a wide variety of productions from Scotland, elsewhere in the UK and […]
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Another Betfred Cup Struggle For Hearts

Sat, 07/21/2018 - 19:25
Raith Rovers 1 Heart of Midlothian 1 (Hearts get bonus point after winning penalty shoot-out 4-2) Betfred Cup Section C – Saturday 21st July 2018 – Bayview Stadium Hearts had to settle for a 1-1 draw in their Betfred Cup tie with Raith Rovers this afternoon on an afternoon when the Tynecastle team huffed and […]
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Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2018 – The Vanishing Man

Sat, 07/21/2018 - 15:19
Presenting two back-to-back productions, the pairing of director-performers Simon Evans (dir. Killer Joe, Trafalgar Studios; The Best Man, Playhouse Theatre; The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui, Donmar Warehouse) and David Aula (Rain God, VAULT Festival; The Cement Garden, VAULT Festival; Personal Enemy, Theater 59E59, New York), will captivate audiences with an innovative marriage of poignant theatre and spellbinding close-up magic. […]
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Marie Curie Hospice are holding their summer fete next week

Sat, 07/21/2018 - 10:59
On Saturday 28 July 2018 get along to the Marie Curie Hospice, Edinburgh, 45 Frogston Road West at 2pm for the official opening Grant Stott has been invited to open the fete, with support from Gordon Macdonald MSP and Marie Curie Hospice Manager Hilary Ford The annual hospice summer fete opens at 2pm and closes […]
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Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2018 – Valerie

Sat, 07/21/2018 - 08:53
Valerie – To All The Women Who Hold On For The Ones They Love Valerie reaches deep into the guts of families and their mythologies and also honours all the women, down the generations, who have been strong for those they love. It is a work of inter-generational cabaret theatre created by writer, composer and […]
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MSP raises a glass to Scottish gin

Sat, 07/21/2018 - 06:28
Ahead of the opening of Pickering’s first ever dedicated gin and seafood bar in Beijing – on Saturday 21 July 2018 – Gordon Macdonald MSP visited Pickering’s Gin distillery to hail the success of the Scottish Gin. The brand-new venue, which will be located in the popular Chaoyang District of Beijing, showcases Pickering’s gins alongside fresh Scottish seafood.  The […]
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Speedway – Scots fail in Pairs

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 22:07
Sheffield Tigers won the Championship Pairs at Somerset with Workington Comets in the runners-up slot. Scots hopes Edinburgh Monarchs and Glasgow Tigers both failed to make the semi-final along with Berwick Bandits. Monarchs were second in qualifying Group A with 20 points with Ricky Wells scoring 12 and Erik Riss eight points, one point behind […]
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Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2018 – Sisters

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 17:53
Innovative sketch duo Sisters (Christy White-Spunner and Mark Jones) return to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe with the ground-breaking follow up to their smash hit debut. The critically acclaimed double act invite you to the product launch of their new live on-demand service which allows audiences to pick their own way through an hour of sketch comedy exploring a […]
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Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2018 – Sleeping Trees : World Tour

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 15:49
Following the huge success of their epic movie inspired trilogy: MAFIA?, WESTERN? and SCI-FI?, the award winning sketch trio Sleeping Trees embarked on a “WorldTour”. But having lived and worked together for nine years, could their travels be the beginning of the end for James Dunnell-Smith, Joshua George Smith and John Woodburn? What starts as an innocent journey of discovery […]
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New showhome open now at Heartlands development

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 15:24
“HINT OF RETRO” SHOWHOME IS BANG ON THE MONEY FOR HEARTLANDS FAMILY BUYERS! • New Allanwater Homes showhome is a bright and elegant home with soft contemporary colours to the fore Allanwater Homes has launched its brand new Torridon five bedroom detached showhome at its Heartlands development in West Lothian. The stunning new showhome has […]
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Half price preview tickets announced for 2018 Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 15:21
It has been announced that a batch of half-price tickets for the annual preview evening of The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo will go on sale on Monday 23 July at 10am. The preview evening is an opportunity for locals and tourists to get a first look at the full cast of performers that will light […]
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Big Lottery funding will make a difference at Duncan Place

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 14:48
Duncan Place fundraisers are celebrating this week after an announcement from the Big Lottery Fund. They have been awarded part of £2.2 million funding handed out to build and refurbish a new community hub for local people in Edinburgh. This is one of three projects, funded through the Big Lottery Fund’s Community Assets programme, and […]
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Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2018 – The Extinction Event

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 13:54
Presenting two back-to-back productions, the pairing of director-performers Simon Evans (dir. Killer Joe, Trafalgar Studios; The Best Man, Playhouse Theatre; The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui, Donmar Warehouse) and David Aula (Rain God, VAULT Festival; The Cement Garden, VAULT Festival; Personal Enemy, Theater 59E59, New York), will captivate audiences with an innovative marriage of poignant theatre and spellbinding close-up magic. […]
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Local MP defends abortion rights in Northern Ireland

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 12:08
Edinburgh West MP Christine Jardine pledged her support for a campaign to decriminalise abortion and change the law for women in Northern Ireland, where abortion remains illegal in almost every circumstance. Northern Ireland is now the only place in the UK and Ireland where women are subjected to some of the harshest abortion restrictions in […]
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Edinburgh set for SHAMANIC experience

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 11:52
SHAMANIC is a visceral collision of alternative rock, live painting/projection and architecture to be launched within, and upon, the cloistered walls of Edinburgh University Old Quad on 28 September 2018. This outdoor show will transport its audience into sensual overload through a live union of sound and vision. This is music and image as one.   The line-up is: […]
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