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Crowds to welcome Prince Harry and Meghan to Edinburgh

City of Edinburgh Council - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 16:46
Large crowds are expected to congregate outside Edinburgh Castle tomorrow (Tuesday 13 February) to welcome Prince Harry and fiancé Meghan Markle on their first official joint trip to Scotland.
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Funding identified for new Burnshot Bridge

City of Edinburgh Council - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 09:30
A new bridge will be built over the A90 near Kirkliston thanks to allocation of additional Council funding. 
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Preparatory work on Picardy Place to start this weekend

City of Edinburgh Council - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 14:49
The next stage of works to prepare Picardy Place for its redesigned layout are set to get under way this weekend. 
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Date confirmed for Museum of Childhood re-opening

City of Edinburgh Council - Wed, 02/07/2018 - 10:07
The official opening date of Edinburgh's upgraded Museum of Childhood has been revealed as Saturday 3 March 2018. 
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No Worries for young people reading about mental health

City of Edinburgh Council - Mon, 02/05/2018 - 11:43
A book encouraging children to talk about anxiety has been written by Edinburgh primary school parents as Children’s Mental Health Week launches across Scotland.
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Virgin Hotels announces first European property in Edinburgh

City of Edinburgh Council - Thu, 02/01/2018 - 09:37
Cllr Gavin Barrie, Housing and Economy Convener, welcomes today's announcement that Virgin Hotels has chosen Edinburgh for their first hotel outside America.
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Forget-me-not Garden and dementia drop-in centre planned for Lauriston Castle

City of Edinburgh Council - Tue, 01/30/2018 - 16:56
A dementia friendly ‘forget-me-not garden’ is to be planted in the grounds of a castle by the sea in Edinburgh.
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Masterplan submitted for new Meadowbank Sports Centre site

City of Edinburgh Council - Fri, 01/26/2018 - 15:36
The Council-led regeneration of Edinburgh’s Meadowbank has taken another step forward with planning applications submitted today (Friday 26 January).
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Most regularly funded Edinburgh organisations to benefit from Creative Scotland funding

City of Edinburgh Council - Fri, 01/26/2018 - 11:49
The Council has welcomed an overall increase in funding for Capital-based arts groups, following an announcement from Creative Scotland.
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