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A1 part shut for four hours after two hospitalised in smash

Edinburgh
Jo Clifford stars in the title role in a production at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Picture: contributed

Edinburgh playwright condemns ban on her ‘trans Jesus’ play

Entertainment
Sixteen landlords in Edinburgh have been reported to the procurator fiscal in the past 18 months for alleged criminality in renting their flats. Picture: Ian Georgeson

16 Edinburgh landlords reported for alleged renting criminality

Edinburgh
The Edinburgh Royal Infirmary. Picture: Greg Macvean

ERI ward closed after dead pigeons found in the walls

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Edinburgh taxi drivers call for Uber probe after London ban

Transport

‘World falls apart’ for father of missing teen Libbi Toledo

News

Tram firm TIE wanted to rip up contract, inquiry hears

Transport

10 things you shouldn’t miss at Edinburgh Doors Open Day 2017

Entertainment
Alex Forbes was murdered by Hynd at his home in Kirkcaldy.

Sci fi fan guilty of murdering Edinburgh man with ‘fantasy sword’

Crime

Ian Murray: SNP refuse to use resources where they’re needed most

Mathew Noir is a big Hibs fan and the club helped his plea to buy a specialist wheelchair by sharing his JustGiving page

Disabled Mathew is a wheel go-getter

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Millers64 in Pilrig Street has been described as 'perfect in every way'.

Edinburgh B&B is named the best in the UK

News 4
The Johnston Carmicheal teams efforts on the Kiltwalk have helped charities for children

Accountants take steps for charities

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Liam and his mother Caroline love visiting The Yard

Charity that goes extra Yard for kids

News
Sheila Sinclair has died at the age of 79

Sheila was always on the right track

News
Nan and Joe Reilly are celebrating 70 years of marriage

Edinburgh couple mark 70 years together

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Emma Hudson-Brookfield has been swimming since the age of four and has set her sights on becoming a world record holder to raise money for Edinburgh Childrens Hospital Charity

Ten-year-old Edinburgh girl aims to break Firth of Forth swimming record

News

Teachers back new recruitment drive

News

Demarco takes seat at Furniture Guild

News

Maths prodigy gets a first degree aged just 13

News

Lothian Bus driver named one of best in Britain

Edinburgh 3
Nicola Urquhart, mother of missing RAF gunner Corrie McKeague, retraces her sons final steps in Bury St Edmunds exactly a year after his disappearance in a bid to "jog someone's memory" and solve the case. Picture: Joe Giddens/PA Wire

Family of missing RAF gunner Corrie McKeague retrace his steps

News
The attack took place in a lane between Parnie Street (pictured) and the Trongate in Glasgow at around 3.40am on Sunday. Picture: Google

Man raped after leaving Glasgow nightclub

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Libbi Toledo was last seen in the Smeaton area of Kirkcaldy on 11 September.

‘World falls apart’ for father of missing teen Libbi Toledo

News 4
Marta Bugalska (left) was attacked by Ashley Katsande, right.

Model tells of being left scarred after glassing in Edinburgh club

Crime

Sci fi fan guilty of murdering Edinburgh man with ‘fantasy sword’

Crime

Missing man John Paterson found in Weymouth

Edinburgh

Woman stabbed with a hypodermic needle in series of attacks

Edinburgh

Policeman accused of pub sexual assault on barmaid

News

Time running out to save West Lothian train station

Transport 1
A tram at York Place. Picture: Greg Macvean

Tram firm TIE wanted to rip up contract, inquiry hears

Transport 8

Edinburgh taxi drivers call for Uber probe after London ban

Transport 7
Queensferry Action Group protests about how busy the road has become since the opening of the new bridge. Picture: Alistair Linford

Petition launched over Queensferry Crossing link road safety concerns

News 5
Tram auditors were not told about the delays.

Tram auditors not told of project delays, inquiry hears

Transport 6
Saughton Road North is to close for six months.

Major Edinburgh road to close for six months without warning

Transport 13

Letters: Readers debate the new £12m cycle investment in Edinburgh

Edinburgh 7

Council agrees business case for extending Edinburgh tram to Leith

Transport 17

ScotRail reports best train performance in two years

Transport
University of Edinburgh of Professor Peter Mathieson, who has been appointed as the next Principal and Vice-Chancellor of the university. Picture: PA

Independence row dogs Edinburgh Uni’s incoming principal

Politics 2
The incident happened on Wednesday at a classroom in Broughton Primary.

Classroom at Broughton Primary closes after ceiling collapses

Edinburgh
MSPs are considering fresh legislation that seeks to address issues raised in a Supreme Court legal ruling on the Named Persons policy. Picture: TSPL

Scots teachers could face court under new Named Person plan

Education
Boroughmuir High School. Picture: Jon Savage

Parents paying £122k more for house in Boroughmuir catchment area

Education 1

Charity that goes extra Yard for kids

News

Brian Monteith: As long as the Blob rules, schools will keep failing

Opinion

Boy in court over West Lothian school knife slashing

Crime

Fettes pupil expelled after taking ecstasy

News
The Edinburgh Royal Infirmary. Picture: Greg Macvean

ERI ward closed after dead pigeons found in the walls

News 18

Maggie’s ‘Culture Crawl’ sees hundreds take to streets

Health
Paraclimber Keith Lynch half way up a climbing wall. Picture: contributed

Edinburgh man told he’d ‘never walk again’ defies odds in climbing competition

Health
Ambulance took 1 hour 42 minutes to arrive.

Patient waits one hour 42 minutes for an ambulance

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Fergus Hamilton

Cat had 15cm grass blade up his nose

News
Team Jak launches its crowdfunding campaign on Jak's 18th birthday. Picture: contributed

Second retreat will honour Jak’s memory

Health
Founder Elaine Wyllie, Chief Medical Officer Dr Catherine Calderwood, ScottishPowers Keith Anderson, Health Minister Aileen Campbell, Aiden Cassidy, Rachel Short and Saul Dougherty launch the Daily Mile intiative. Picture: John Devlin

Scotland aims to become first Daily Mile nation

News

Tributes paid to ‘remarkable’ transplant patient Anna Burnett

News

Stacy Rowan: Help us to help more children like Hugo

Opinion

Labour peer Tessa Jowell diagnosed with brain cancer

News 1

Labour’s Neil Findlay tells of wife’s battle with breast cancer

Politics
Pigeons have been blamed for ward closure at ERI

The pigeon peril strikes again

Opinion
The picture of the two boys wearing astronaut suits and playing with their space hoppers proved popular

Kevin Buckle: Flippin’ good bounce down memory lane

Opinion

Fiona Duff: Websites are no laughing matter

Opinion
Many people enjoyed the Fringe and the Free Fringe this year.

Comment: Why Edinburgh has to support its arts

Opinion

Hayley Matthews: I’m genuinely worried about buying fake toys

Opinion

Susan Morrison: I will never rise to the occasion during Bake Off

Opinion

John McLellan: A ra-ra read, but the UK is still our best customer

Opinion
Former Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Labours chief found Kezia Dugdale was quitting minutes before

Politics
University of Edinburgh of Professor Peter Mathieson, who has been appointed as the next Principal and Vice-Chancellor of the university. Picture: PA

Independence row dogs Edinburgh Uni’s incoming principal

Politics 2
A tram at York Place. Picture: Greg Macvean

Tram firm TIE wanted to rip up contract, inquiry hears

Transport 8
Kathleen Leslie, a Tory councillor from Fife has been struck off. Picture: Fife Today

Tory councillor struck off teaching list for ‘drooling hag’ tweet to Sturgeon

Politics 1
Royal Hospital for Sick Kids was sold to property developers. Picture: Scott Louden

Questions raised after Sick Kids sell-off gazumps community bid

Politics 5
The party flats in Edinburgh are being probed. Picture; Lisa Ferguson

Edinburgh party flats to be probed by BBC Panorama

Politics 8
Ian Murray is the Labour MP for Edinburgh South. Picture: Scott Taylor

Ian Murray: SNP refuse to use resources where they’re needed most

Opinion 6

Why does Canada want to remove symbols of its Scottish settler past?

News

Brian Monteith: As long as the Blob rules, schools will keep failing

Opinion

Roof-top gardens top plans for new Fountainbridge flats

Business 5

Scottish Greens call for levy on ‘vacant’ Scottish land

News 1

10 essential things to tick off your Edinburgh bucket list

Edinburgh

The high-altitude weathermen of Ben Nevis

News
Jo Clifford stars in the title role in a production at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Picture: contributed

Edinburgh playwright condemns ban on her ‘trans Jesus’ play

Entertainment
The National Theatre of Scotland is joining forces with the Screen Machine to take its shows into remote corners of the country.

Cinema screenings to be staged by National Theatre of Scotland

Entertainment
Edinburgh leads the way in property sales.

Edinburgh leads the way in £1 million property sales

Business 2
Queensferry Action Group protests about how busy the road has become since the opening of the new bridge. Picture: Alistair Linford

Petition launched over Queensferry Crossing link road safety concerns

News 5
Scotrail have recorded their best performance in 2 years.

ScotRail reports best train performance in two years

Transport