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Woman ‘pushed from train’ in Edinburgh assault

Edinburgh
The new hotel will be placed in a gap site in the Old Town

First look: New images released of £20m hotel planned for Old Town

Business
Kevin Bridges will be touring Edinburgh

Kevin Bridges adds extra date to Edinburgh tour as tickets touted for £242

Edinburgh
Neil Renilson spoke at the tram inquiry on Thursday.

Ex bus boss stuns tram inquiry with Holocaust’s Schindler comparison

Transport

Bookies held up at knifepoint in West Calder

Edinburgh

Black Friday sale offers Edinburgh - New York flights for £140

Edinburgh

Fears for city sports clubs if Edinburgh Leisure cuts go ahead

Politics

Sergeant faces murder bid retrial

Crime
Dopey workmen painted white road markings - on top of a large pile of horse poo.

The workmen were repainting two kilometers of white lines on the edges of the busy A198 outside of Longniddry, East Lothian.

Road markings painted over horse poo in East Lothian

Transport

Christine Grahame: Antics of Kezia and co as viewed from my sickbed

Kirsteen Campbell, Childrens Lottery trustee, joins STV presenter Jennifer Reoch  at Pirniehall Primary to present a cheque to Stephen Fischbacher and meet some of the youngsters who will benefit

Fischy Music project hooks prestige grant

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Alex Laird has been chief invigilator at Portobello High School for 18 years. Picture: Peter Devlin

Edinburgh stars shine at SQA awards

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Motorcyclist Fraser Flockhart has earned himself the nickname the Flying Graduate.

Biker Fraser flying over the Tarmac

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Donald Thomson is in the running for a national award

Donald is tuned in for musical success

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Catriona Morison

Real Lives: Something to sing about for Catriona

News
Andrew Lennie, winner of Talisker's Race to Skye competition

Andrew mixes up a dram fine cocktail

News
15-year-old Ian Ford has become the first male world TaeKwon-Do champion in 20 years. Pictured with coach Robin Blair. Picture: contributed

West Lothian teen crowned TaeKwon-Do world champion

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Dalkeith Park goes Dutch with Remko

News

Police appeal to trace missing Josh White, 18

News

Firm fined after worker fell to death at Fort Kinnaird

Edinburgh
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Woman ‘pushed from train’ in Edinburgh assault

Edinburgh
The incident took place at a Coral bookmakers in Union Square. Picture; Google

Bookies held up at knifepoint in West Calder

Edinburgh
James McDonald was held at HMP Edinburgh

Gangland killer in jail cell heroin bust

Crime
Emile Cilliers, 37, leaves Winchester Crown Court. Picture: Steve Parsons/PA Wire

Sergeant faces murder bid retrial

Crime

Two charged with armed robbery in Ferry Road incident

Edinburgh

‘Total monster’ convicted of raping 11-year-old girl

Crime

John McLellan: Police must tackle Bonfire Night thugs

Opinion

Young boy injured after being knocked down by car in Edinburgh

Crime
The later trains will run on the main line between Edinburgh and Glasgow. Picture: Andrew O'Brien

ScotRail to run latest-ever festive trains between Edinburgh and Glasgow

Transport 2
Neil Renilson spoke at the tram inquiry on Thursday.

Ex bus boss stuns tram inquiry with Holocaust’s Schindler comparison

Transport
Dopey workmen painted white road markings - on top of a large pile of horse poo.

The workmen were repainting two kilometers of white lines on the edges of the busy A198 outside of Longniddry, East Lothian.

Road markings painted over horse poo in East Lothian

Transport 1
Sheriffhall Roundabout, City Bypass

Minister ‘backtracking’ on City Bypass congestion fix

Transport 5
The Scottish Government is pushing ahead with place for train journeys between Edinburgh and Glasgow to take just 42 minutes by 2018

Edinburgh to Glasgow train journeys to take 42 minutes by 2018

Edinburgh 1

Tram developers failed to oversee key work, inquiry told

Transport 1
Neil Renilson, photographed with a model tram in 2008, was a sceptic throughout. Picture: Julie Bull

John McLellan: Edinburgh’s tram scandal could happen again

Opinion 2

Plans for top of Leith Walk ‘do not go far enough’

Edinburgh 5

Tram Inquiry: Firm ‘failed to oversee key contracts’

Transport

Cost of tram inquiry rising by ‘around £100,000 a month’

Edinburgh 5
Dolly the Sheep, the world's first cloned mammal. Picture: Getty Images

Dolly the Sheep ‘did not have abnormal arthritis’

Edinburgh
The proposed extension to the 19th century Teviot Row House student union in Edinburgh proved unpopular. Picture: Contributed

Controversial plan to extend Teviot Row House dropped by university

Education
George Watson's College: Picture: Rob McDougall

John McLellan: George Watson’s response to bully claims disappointing

Opinion
Some pupils are being taught maths by students from the University of Edinburgh.

Edinburgh school drafts in students to deal with teacher shortage

Education

Students drafted in to help solve maths crisis at Edinburgh school

Education 1

Helen Martin: Computer-obsessed kids can’t grip pencil

Opinion 2

Hayley Matthews: I’m asking my son, what would Saint Andrew do?

Opinion 1

George Watson’s headmaster in staunch defence on alleged bullying

Education
The Scotmid store was closed after asbestos was found. Picture: comp

Scotmid store in Edinburgh closed after asbestos found

Health 1
Could coffee really be good for you?

Three cups of coffee a day cuts risk of early death finds study

Edinburgh
Stroke victim Neil Ferguson

Edinburgh teenager fights back to fitness after stroke hell

News

Video: Plea to keep Bield care homes open

News
Elsie Inglis set up field hospitals during WW1 such as this one at Royaumont Abbey in France.

Men back statue of pioneering Edinburgh woman Elsie Inglis

Health 1
Our reader have had their say

Readers react to NHS Lothian pilot scheme

Edinburgh
Sean Arthur and his daughter Siobhan - who have both lost 6 stone 10 pounds between them.

before and after pictures

Edinburgh father and daughter lose nearly seven stone between them

Health

NHS 24 to decide if you’re sick enough to see a doctor

News 16

Miles Briggs: A winter SOS for the NHS gatekeepers

Opinion

What you can do if you think your neighbours are smoking cannabis

Crime 10

Parents of baby born without eyes speak out on rare condition

Edinburgh
Le Clique

Fiona Duff: Do you want to be in my Clique?

Opinion
Paul Kitching's creations at 21212 are works of art. Picture: Lesley Martin

Hayley Matthews: My Michelin-starred wardrobe malfunction

Opinion
Donny Osmond signs autographs for admiring fans. Picture: Getty

Susan Morrison: Teen war over David or Donny was brutal

Opinion
Broughton Women's Rugby Club - forced to relocate their training pitch from Wardie playing fields to Craigroyston High school because the pitch maintenance is not good enough.

Euan McGrory: Edinburgh council must make sport cuts a last resort

Opinion

Susan Morrison: Old Town Bunting Thief strikes at History Festival

Opinion

Christine Grahame: Antics of Kezia and co as viewed from my sickbed

Opinion

John McLellan: Edinburgh’s tram scandal could happen again

Opinion 2

John McLellan: Police must tackle Bonfire Night thugs

Opinion

Labour leader disappointed by Kezia Dugdale’s ‘unauthorised absence’

News
Broughton Women's Rugby Club face difficulties ensuring they can train and play.

Fears for city sports clubs if Edinburgh Leisure cuts go ahead

Politics

Nicola Sturgeon considers more help for first-time house buyers

Politics
The new hotel will be placed in a gap site in the Old Town

First look: New images released of £20m hotel planned for Old Town

Business 2
Kezia Dugdale during her challenge

Kezia Dugdale’s I’m a Celeb opener ends in defeat

Politics
Kezia Dugdale MSP takes part in a bush tucker challenge. Picture: ITV

Video: Kezia Dugdale sifts through tank of fish guts

News 1
Kezia Dugdale outside the Palace of Westminster. Picture: Nick Ansell/PA Wire

Pro-indy blogger launches court action against Kezia Dugdale

Edinburgh

Scottish ministers join sleep in the park event for homeless

Edinburgh

Nicola Sturgeon told to scrap income tax plans

Politics

Budget 2017 funded by ‘fire sale’ of banking shares

News 1

Tram developers failed to oversee key work, inquiry told

Transport 1
Donny Osmond signs autographs for admiring fans. Picture: Getty

Susan Morrison: Teen war over David or Donny was brutal

Opinion
PJ Harvey performs on stage.

Exploring the ‘hidden’ side of the Edinburgh International Festival

Entertainment
Dundee has spent years preparing a bid to become European Capital of Culture in 2023.

Dundee's European culture capital bid sunk by Brexit 'bombshell'

Entertainment
Scots are tipped to spend less than last year in the Black Friday sales. Picture: JUSTIN TALLIS/AFP/Getty Images

Scots set to buck Black Friday trend by spending less

Business
Paul Kitching's creations at 21212 are works of art. Picture: Lesley Martin

Hayley Matthews: My Michelin-starred wardrobe malfunction

Opinion

Nicola Sturgeon considers more help for first-time house buyers

Politics
The new hotel will be placed in a gap site in the Old Town

First look: New images released of £20m hotel planned for Old Town

Business 2