Inspire me

Inspire Me

Richard Gadd wins Edinburgh Festival Fringe comedy award

Felicity Ward

Edinburgh Festival jokes: 75 killer one-liners from the Fringe

Ian Rankin. Picture: Jane Barlow

Inspire Me: 9 great things to do in the next week

Stockbridge Market. Picture: Rich Dyson

What’s on and what’s new in Stockbridge


War Horse play to return to Festival Theatre


Interview: Deborah Newman to take centre stage at Playhouse


City sports clubs set for post-Olympics boost

Deciding what to see in Edinburgh can be a daunting prospect. Picture: Ian Georgeson

App aims to take guesswork out of Festival planning

Boghall fun day and Bathgate Music Festival launch in Kirkton Park, Bathgate.

Bathgate Music Festival acts revealed

Fringe award-winner Richard Gadd. Picture: Toby Williams

Scots comic first to win top award at the Fringe since 1987

Peter Kay won the award for his show, Car Share. Picture; contributed

Peter Kay and Reggie Yates win top awards at Edinburgh International TV Festival

Richard Gadd. Picture: submitted

Richard Gadd wins Edinburgh Festival Fringe comedy award

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Carol Tambor presents the Carol Tabor award to Atticist Productions for Life According To Saki. Picture: Scott Louden

Life According to Saki receives Carol Tambor trophy

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Edinburgh Festival jokes: 75 killer one-liners from the Fringe

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Actor Alan Cumming considering move from US to Isle of Barra

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Scottish comic Richard Gadd in running for top comedy award

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New routes from Edinburgh Airport . Picture; Neil Hanna

Ryanair launches new Edinburgh-Milan route

The Lake District. Image; contributed

Cumbria is a force to be reckoned with

The Hyatt Capita Gate is one of a number of prestigious  hotels hoping to attract visitors to Abu Dhabi.

Capital gains in Abu Dhabi - Julie Marshall on how the city’s tourism is hot on the heels of near neighbours Dubai

Dr James Richardson. Picture: Jon Savage

Botanist on the front lines of battle to save chocolate

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The Queen will be treated to a host of entertainers as she passes by. Picture: Bill Henry

Thousands expected to flock to Holyrood for Big Day Out

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Edinburgh International Magic Festival to conjure thrills

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Bouncy castle owner forced to limit fun - after one complaint

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Thousands turn out for Great Scottish Walk and Run Festival

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187k visitors enjoy Royal Highland Show at Ingliston

Chris Thewlis in Harry's Bar. Picture: Scott Taylor

Revamped Harry’s Bar becomes ‘social enterprise’ pub with charity focus

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The Booking Office's Scott Thorne with the crest. Picture: Jon Savage

Rail memorabilia decorates A-listed pub at Waverley entrance

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World-renowned crime writer Ian Rankin. Picture: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

Ian Rankin to run Rebus literary tour for cancer fundraiser


Trainspotting 2: Cav Nightclub offers chance to be in sequel

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Cannonball Bar opens in iconic Old Town location

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Hidden Door Electric City takes over old lighting depot

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St Andrew Square to host Film Festival outdoor screenings

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Georgie Hayden.

Recipe for a calmer life

The Joe Pesci, one of the many burgers available. Picture; Burger and Beers site.

Edinburgh burger restaurant named as finalist in UK-wide competition

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Edinburgh born artist Peter Doig. Picture: Jane Barlow

Judge backs Edinburgh-born artist in painting row

The Scottish Parliament. Picture: Scott Louden

Edinburgh sites in running to be crowned building of the century

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Harry Bensons pictures are on show at the Scottish Parliament  in a Festival retrospective. Picture: Ian Rutherford

Scots photographer fears worst if ‘dangerous’ Trump is president

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Josh with Maurice who inspired his project. Picture: Tartan Explorer

Josh Quigley: Help me feed a homeless person and give them hope

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Travel: Silverdale Holiday Park

James Doohan as Scotty.

Tribute to Star Trek’s Scotty to be staged at Linlithgow Palace

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Tony Curtis in The Purple Mask. Picture: Contributed

Liam Rudden: Tony Curtis - the greatest swashbuckler of all