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Work underway on £1.3m regeneration project in Leith

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 14:09
Work has begun on site to breathe new life into the old tram depot on Leith Walk.
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Deadline approaches for garden waste service registration

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 14:10
Residents are being reminded to sign up and pay for the new fortnightly garden waste service before registration closes at midnight on Sunday (22 July).
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On your marks, get set, decorate!

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 15:40
Pupils unveil Meadowbank masterpieces to brighten building site.
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Edinburgh to mark 100 years of Armistice

Fri, 07/06/2018 - 16:12
A Concert of Remembrance will be held in Edinburgh in a major commemoration of a century since the end of the First World War.
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Have your say on outdoor advertising

Fri, 07/06/2018 - 11:51
The City of Edinburgh Council is reviewing its planning guidance on outdoor advertising.
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In Focus: Scottish Photography on display at the City Art Centre

Thu, 07/05/2018 - 16:19
In Focus: Scottish Photography opens on the 7 July, showcasing over 50 artworks from the City Art Centre’s photographic collections, many of which will be displayed for the first time.
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Poppies flourish in this year's Floral Clock

Tue, 07/03/2018 - 15:05
The finishing touches have been put to Edinburgh’s historic Floral Clock, which this summer has been designed to mark 100 years since the signing of the Armistice, leading to the end of WWI.
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A fitting tribute: Statue unveiled in honour of one of the world's greatest ever pilots

Tue, 07/03/2018 - 10:37
A statue to honour one of the world’s greatest ever pilots Captain Eric ‘Winkle’ Brown has been unveiled at Edinburgh Airport.
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Air Force Squadron 603 to receive Freedom of the City of Edinburgh

Tue, 07/03/2018 - 09:54
The highest honour a city can bestow will be awarded to Squadron 603 of the Royal Auxiliary Air Force at a ceremony in Edinburgh today (Tuesday 3 July).
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New Meadowbank Sports Centre plans get the green light

Fri, 06/29/2018 - 17:37
Plans to build a new Meadowbank Sports Centre in Edinburgh have been approved by city councillors.
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20mph video awards celebrate Edinburgh's young filmmakers

Wed, 06/27/2018 - 09:38
As stars of the Big Screen flock to the Capital for the 72nd Edinburgh Film Festival, a group of fledgling film-makers from local schools had their own red carpet moment. 
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Have your say on next steps for West Princes Street Gardens including the Ross Bandstand

Tue, 06/26/2018 - 12:40
Views are being sought from the public on the Council and Ross Development Trust’s proposals to enhance West Princes Street Gardens.
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Council announces ambition for regular 'open street' events

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 11:44
Edinburgh's Transport and Environment Convener, Councillor Lesley Macinnes, has announced plans to work toward regular, vehicle-free days in the capital’s city centre.
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Decision taken in West and South West Schools Review

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 13:53
The Education, Children and Families Committee has considered the options generated by the informal consultation in the West and South West Schools Review and voted for Option 1.
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Flying the flag for Edinburgh's armed forces

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 16:15
As the clock struck 10 on Monday morning, the Armed Forces Flag was raised to the top of the City Chambers roof by Edinburgh’s Lord Provost and Veterans Champion, Frank Ross.
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Dedicated duo receive British Empire Medals

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 16:15
A long-standing local volunteer and a cancer survivor who has raised over £1m for Maggie’s have been presented with the British Empire Medal by the Lord Lieutenant of Edinburgh.
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Community input helps shape Trams to Newhaven designs

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 16:03
A series of workshops with residents, traders, active travel organisations and community representatives is under way to refine proposals for taking trams to Newhaven.
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Council creates new code of conduct for Festival volunteers

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 14:41
Edinburgh has devised a code of conduct for volunteering at its world-famous festivals and events.
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Have your say on Meadows to George Street improvements

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 13:08
Views are being sought from the public as part of a project to improve key streets between the Meadows and George Street in Edinburgh.
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Marty's Coding Party 2018 - St Augustine's RC High School scoop the £1000 grand prize

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 12:12
A team of pupils from St Augustine’s RC High School in Edinburgh have been crowned winners of a battle of robots competition - Marty’s Coding Party 2018.
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