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Officials confident Queensferry Crossing will never have to close

Edinburgh
Police are appealing for witnesses. Picture; stock image

Police hunt for suspect after armed robbery on Rose Street

Edinburgh
Actor Ewan McGregor attends the 'T2 Trainspotting' world premiere  in Edinburgh.(Photo by Anthony Harvey/Getty Images)

Ewan McGregor pulls out of TV appearance in Piers Morgan row

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Edinburgh remains Scotland's burglary claims capital.  GV of one of the top 20 hotspots - Granton

Revealed: Figures show housebreaking hotspots in Edinburgh

Crime

Man who attempted to rob woman in care home wanted by police

Edinburgh

Scottish Parliament denied vote on Article 50

Politics

Man kills girlfriend’s dog in drunken flat fire

Crime

Outlander’s Sam Heughan voices dismay at Article 50 ruling

News
The Greater Grassmarket Business Improvement District (BID)launched their first Food and Drink Week in November.  Pic: Neil Hanna

Old Town considers business group to rival New Town

Business
Andrew Murray will defend his ice marathion title in Mongolia

Andrew’s secret to success: Jelly Babies

News
Edinburgh remains Scotland's burglary claims capital.  GV of one of the top 20 hotspots - Granton

Revealed: Figures show housebreaking hotspots in Edinburgh

Crime 19
Andie and Louises babies were in the special care unit at the Simpson. Picture: Colin Wright

Mums on the run for neonatal unit

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Six-year-old Jasmin Henderson faces an uncertain prognosis.

Thousands raised to help girl with tumour achieve her ‘happy list’

Health 6
Filmmaker Walid Salhab welcomes Edinburghs cultural diversity

Walid puts focus on praising adopted city

News 1

Scene safe after bomb squad remove ‘grenade’ found in car boot

Edinburgh 7

Dara sets sail for top yachting prize

News

Scam warning issued for Netflix and Amazon Prime users

Edinburgh 3

Keith is a force in raising cash for kids

News

Trainee John wins apprentice award

News
Police are appealing for images. Stock image; John Devlin

Man who attempted to rob woman in care home wanted by police

Edinburgh 5
Fraser Smith killed his girlfriend's dog in the blaze. Picture; contributed

Man kills girlfriend’s dog in drunken flat fire

Crime
Edinburgh remains Scotland's burglary claims capital.  GV of one of the top 20 hotspots - Granton

Revealed: Figures show housebreaking hotspots in Edinburgh

Crime 19
David Robertson. Picture: TSPL

Rape ruling footballer David Robertson retires from playing

Crime

14-year-old boys assaulted in Silverknowes robbery

Edinburgh 16

Women hurt in Musselburgh hit and run

News 1
The Queensferry Crossing will have a windscreen. Picture; Ian Georgeson

Officials confident Queensferry Crossing will never have to close

Edinburgh 20
Several flights have been grounded due to fog. Picture; Steve Parsons/PA Wire

Passengers warned amid Heathrow cancellation crisis

Transport 5
ScotRail's passenger satisfaction rating has "significantly declined"

ScotRail passenger satisfaction slumps to 14-year low

Transport 8
Edinburgh Trams. Picture; Lesley Martin

Edinburgh trams ‘continuing to perform ahead of expectations’

Edinburgh 75
Lothian buses have been cleared by the CMA. Stock image

Lothian buses cleared in acquisition of ex-First group in East Lothian

Edinburgh 2
Trains are facing significant delays. Picture; John Devlin

‘Deliberate fire’ causes disruption on Scotrail services

Edinburgh 7

Pedestrian and cyclist in collision at Holyrood Park

Edinburgh 20

ScotRail ‘cannot vouch’ for free fares travel funding

News 10

Eurowings to launch direct flights from Edinburgh to Munich

Edinburgh 2

Bus chiefs urged to dispel concerns over £20m dividend

Edinburgh 28
Armadale Academy students with a defibrillator. Picture; Lisa Ferguson

Students’ campaign will be ‘a life-saving legacy’

Edinburgh
The closures prompted a widespread outcry last year when initial concerns over external walls at Oxgangs Primary lead to widespread structural issues coming to light.  Picture: Julie Bull

Edinburgh schools shut for 500 days over building fears

Education 19
Police are aiming to crack down on drivers who flout parking rules Pic Greg Macvean

School parking: Police to fine ‘selfish’ parents in Edinburgh who flout rules

Crime 44
A scheme aimed at helping parents close streets for outdoor play is extended. Picture; Toby Williams

Edinburgh street play pilot to be extended despite criticism

Edinburgh 11

Land grant paves way for new village hall in Kirkliston

Edinburgh 1

Backing for Heriot’s head over parking row with parents

Education 22

Headmaster brands parents who park illegally to pick up kids as ‘careless and selfish’

Education 45

Midlothian trial to explore benefits of ‘blended’ childcare

Edinburgh
Mum Charlene Clark and daughter Emily, from Livingston, Scotland, who was born 16 weeks premature.  Picture; SWNS

‘Miracle’ West Lothian baby born four months early nears second birthday

Edinburgh 2
Armadale Academy students with a defibrillator. Picture; Lisa Ferguson

Students’ campaign will be ‘a life-saving legacy’

Edinburgh
Lesley Stephen has urged people to back our Maggie's campaign. Picture: Greg Macvean

Edinburgh mum with incurable cancer backs Buy A Brick campaign

Edinburgh
Superslimmer Lorraine Rosie, is highlighting Scotlands growing obesity epidemic. Picture; Lisa Ferguson

Ministers urged to restrict unhealthy food multi-buys

Edinburgh
NHS Lothian is facing a huge bill for agency staff.

NHS Lothian pay £1500 for agency nurse to cover ONE shift

Health 24
Six-year-old Jasmin Henderson faces an uncertain prognosis.

Thousands raised to help girl with tumour achieve her ‘happy list’

Health 6

Western General surgeon warns of ‘worst crisis ever’ as patients turned away

Health 5

Edinburgh and West Lothian worst on temporary accommodation

Politics

Scottish SPCA appeal after hamsters abandoned in Livingston

Edinburgh 4
The success of the 113 shows how public service is a better motivation than pure profit. Picture: Ian Rutherford

Alison Johnstone: We’re being taken for a ride by stance on buses

Opinion 8

Karen Koren: Everything’s coming up Red Red Roses

Opinion 3
Don't get into a fight with a determined lollipop lady. Picture: Toby Williams

Susan Morrison: I had the school run licked from day one

Opinion
Award-winning journalist Nicola Barry who has died after a long illness in Edinburgh

Comment: Great journalism can change the world for the better

Opinion 1

Leader Comment: Scotland was not always so booze soaked

Opinion 7

Helen Martin: No wonder we don’t trust our politicians

Opinion 1

Paul Edie: Every MSP matters when it’s time to agree budget

Opinion 3

Andrew Burns: Votes at 16 will be good for local democracy

Opinion 5
Portrait of actor Sam Heughan. Picture: John Devlin / TSPL

Outlander’s Sam Heughan voices dismay at Article 50 ruling

News 41
The success of the 113 shows how public service is a better motivation than pure profit. Picture: Ian Rutherford

Alison Johnstone: We’re being taken for a ride by stance on buses

Opinion 8
British Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon is expected to face MPs at the House of Commons over the Trident missile misfire. It has been claimed that the launch of an unarmed Trident Picture; Danny Lawson

Fallon refuses to divulge Trident miss details to MPs

Politics
Superslimmer Lorraine Rosie, is highlighting Scotlands growing obesity epidemic. Picture; Lisa Ferguson

Ministers urged to restrict unhealthy food multi-buys

Edinburgh
Willie Rennie is in a stong position to win concessions during the budget negotiations. Picture: John Devlin

Paul Edie: Every MSP matters when it’s time to agree budget

Opinion 3

Andrew Burns: Votes at 16 will be good for local democracy

Opinion 5

PM under pressure over Trident test malfunction

Edinburgh 2

Theresa May informed of trident test when she became PM

News 79

Edinburgh schools shut for 500 days over building fears

Education 19
Irvine Welsh has credited his success as a writer to Muirhouse Library.

Irvine Welsh spearheads campaign against library cuts

Entertainment
Bessie Watson, aged 9, dressed for the Womens Franchise Procession and Demonstration in October 1909. Picture: The People's Story, Edinburgh Museums & Galleries

The incredible story of Bessie Watson: the youngest suffragette

Entertainment
Several flights have been grounded due to fog. Picture; Steve Parsons/PA Wire

Passengers warned amid Heathrow cancellation crisis

Transport 5
The Greater Grassmarket Business Improvement District (BID)launched their first Food and Drink Week in November.  Pic: Neil Hanna

Old Town considers business group to rival New Town

Business 5
Billy Lowe has bought the Links Hotel and Malones Bar. Picture; Lesley Martin

Pub entrepreneur back in business with two new venues

Business 8
Ewan McGregor in Trainspotting being chased in street

Brian Ferguson: T2 shows how much Edinburgh still has to change

Opinion 9