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Emeli Sandé will perform at Edinburgh Castle for world tour


Liam Rudden: Ayckbourn’s The Divide a dystopian Must See


Northern Ballet’s Casanova sweeps into Festival Theatre

St Margaret's Loch. Picture: Douglas Corrance

Pete Irvine’s most scenic places in Edinburgh and the east

Steve Small's theatre company Strange Town will be staging its stage play on the origins of Hibs at Easter Road.

Easter Road to make Fringe debut with Hibs play

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The former Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh building could be used for music, drama and arts events. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Former Edinburgh Royal Infirmary building in frame to host arts festival

Picture: Copyright Dan Mosley for Beltane Fire Society

Fire festival under threat from ‘strict regulations’

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Unique Events has been running Edinburgh's Hogmanay celebrations since 1993. Picture: TSPL

War of words as Hogmanay organisers ditched for Underbelly

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New Meccano-style venue created for Edinburgh Fringe


Council chief says 70-year-old Fringe has 'sold its soul'

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Scottish National Gallery overhaul runs into trouble

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A view toward Tignes Le Lac.

Travel: Scaling the heights and slopes in beautiful Tignes

John Lennon and Yoko Ono, with their children, Julian, left, and Kyoko, on holiday at Durness, in Sutherland, in 1969. PIC: PA.

John Lennon and his holidays in the Scottish Highlands

The new pop-up Fringe venue will be unveiled at the Pleasance this summer.

New Meccano-style venue created for Edinburgh Fringe

The Monarch of the Glen has been secured for the nation after a four-month fundraising campaign.

Monarch of the Glen set to tour Scotland after being secured for the nation

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The body armour worn by Princess Diana in Angola will be on display at Edinburgh Castle for the next year.

Princess Diana's body armour goes on display at Edinburgh Castle

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St Margaret's Loch. Picture: Douglas Corrance

Pete Irvine’s most scenic places in Edinburgh and the east

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Clint Eastwood drew the crowds to the Cameo cinema in Tollcross in 1990.

Digital treasure trove lifts lid on 70 years of Edinburgh's film festival


Edinburgh’s 10 sister cities explained

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VisitScotland launches virtual reality tours of Scots landmarks

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Which? has warned of the need for an enforcement strategy on food hygiene. Picture: Getty Images/iStockphoto

Glasgow and Edinburgh worst offenders in food hygiene standards

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Rachel Allen.

Food and Drink: Rachel Allen says food evokes such memories

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Edinburgh Gin's liqueurs will be stocked in Tesco stores across the UK. Picture: Contributed

Edinburgh Gin toasts Tesco supply deal for liqueurs

Edinburgh Castle was one of three Scottish attractions in the UK top 20 last year.

Top Scots attractions outperforming rest of UK

The Edinburgh Playing Out Streets scheme is to be relaunched next month. Picture: Toby Williams

Simplified Edinburgh street play scheme set for relaunch

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Nearly half of children believe they should be getting more pocket money. (PA Photo/thinkstockphotos)

Pocket money highest since 2007 - but children demand more

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Thousands of Scots already use dating apps to find love, with a global matchmaking market now worth billions. Picture: Julie Howden/TSPL

Scots dating app Soda aims to be a social success story

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There are calls for a zero tolerance approach to collecting unpaid maintenance,

£23 million unpaid child maintenance owed to parents

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Davie Bain, director of Calton Athletic, in Renton's bedroom. More than 300 items from T2 Trainspotting will go under the hammer to raise money for two charities, including Calton. Picture: John Devlin/TSPL

T2 Trainspotting sets and props up for charity auction