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Major project to revive historic park begins

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 17:12
A major project to restore Edinburgh’s historic Saughton Park got under way today, with the official commencement of a year-long programme of work.
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Picture this: A safer Edinburgh as 20mph rollout continues

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 12:36
Children from the latest area of Edinburgh to 'go 20' displayed their road safety-themed artwork at the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art today as 20mph Phase 3 gets ready to go live.
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Coalition unveils programme for the Capital

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 11:02
The Coalition today published ambitious plans to deliver improved services for the Capital’s residents and communities.
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Calls on waste down from last year in Edinburgh

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 11:17
Just over a week into the festivals, early figures that show enquiries about waste and cleansing in the city are down by over a quarter (27%) compared to the same time last year.
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Making a murderer: the face of the Cramond Killer

Sun, 08/13/2017 - 11:48
Putting a face to the ‘Cramond Murderer’, a new museum display in Edinburgh has used forensic techniques to picture John Howison for the first time.
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Plans for schools to tackle rising pupil numbers

Thu, 08/10/2017 - 12:46
Recommendations to ensure the Capital’s schools tackle the demands of increased pupil numbers and meet future provision have been drawn up by the City of Edinburgh Council.
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Councillors to consider business case for taking tram to Newhaven

Tue, 08/08/2017 - 16:51
Councillors are set to consider further the feasibility of taking Edinburgh Trams to Newhaven.
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Exam success for Edinburgh pupils

Tue, 08/08/2017 - 10:03
The anxious wait is finally over for thousands of pupils across Edinburgh as they received their exam results today (Tuesday 8 August).
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Improving road repairs to keep Edinburgh moving

Mon, 08/07/2017 - 14:40
A plan to improve the way the Council carries out road repairs is set to go before councillors later this week.
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Festival cleansing team passes the 'trash test'

Wed, 08/02/2017 - 17:16
As Edinburgh gears up to celebrate 70 years of the Festival, the City of Edinburgh Council’s measures to keep the city looking its best for the anniversary are well under way.
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Nominations open for the Edinburgh Award

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 14:00
The search begins for the eleventh recipient of the Edinburgh Award with nominations open now.
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Winning design for new Ross Pavilion revealed

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 10:24
An international collaboration led by US-based design practice wHY and including Edinburgh-based design studio GRAS, has won the competition to revitalise West Princes Street Gardens.
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Central Library receives special consignment of Scandinavian stories

Thu, 07/27/2017 - 17:28
Visitors to Edinburgh’s Central Library will be able to sample a special selection of Nordic noir, as well as sci-fi, history and poetry, thanks to a delivery by the Finnish Institute in London.
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Travelling Gallery prepares to tour

Thu, 07/27/2017 - 17:23
Edinburgh's Travelling Gallery is partnering with the Glasgow Women's Library to present a new tour of art around Scotland.
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A summer of art at the Museum of Childhood

Thu, 07/27/2017 - 09:38
Contemporary art will feature in the Museum of Childhood this summer as the Royal Mile venue takes part in the Edinburgh Art Festival for the first time. 
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City Region Deal secured

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 10:19
The Edinburgh and South East Scotland City Region has secured a £1.1bn deal from the UK and Scottish Governments.
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Council Community Payback Order initiative helps send supplies to Haiti

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 10:03
Offenders completing Community Payback Orders have joined Surplus Educational Supplies Foundation founder, David Hanschell, to send a container of school supplies, furniture and bicycles to Haiti.
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Plans revealed for Edinburgh's 25th Hogmanay

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 11:57
The home of Hogmanay and the place to celebrate New Year, Edinburgh today announces the programme for its 25th Hogmanay festival.
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Kids urge Edinburgh drivers to slow down as signs go up for 20mph Phase Three

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 11:39
Primary school children have been creating vibrant 20mph-themed artwork in support of the ongoing rollout of slower speeds to residential, shopping and city centre streets across Edinburgh.
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Help look after Edinburgh's parks this summer

Mon, 07/10/2017 - 15:44
Visitors to Edinburgh’s parks, woodlands and nature reserves are being urged to take care over the summer months to avoid the risk of fire.
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