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Club groper put on sex offenders register days before wedding

Edinburgh
The Edinburgh International Festival has forged a relationship with Castlebrae Community High for the last three years.

Closure-threatened high school thrives on festival partnership

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Nell Murray on Lothian Buses CCTV footage. Picture: Contributed

Police launch appeal to find missing 13-year-old Nell Murray

Edinburgh
Edinburgh Trams recorded their busiest day Picture; Lesley Martin

Edinburgh trams records ‘busiest day’ since service launched

Edinburgh

Poll: majority of Scots don’t want separate Brexit deal

News

Wife of rugby legend Scott Hastings found safe and well

Edinburgh

Queensferry Crossing opening delayed until between mid-July and end of August

Transport

Man jailed for killing tortoise sentenced for drug smuggling

Edinburgh
Rory McWhirter posed as a dad to register multiple bogus births across Scotland. Picture: Contributed

Failed nightclub owner jailed over birth certificate scam

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Gerry Farrell: Indyref was votes, not hate

Gerry Farrell
Flautist Hannah Foster

Hannah’s young musician drive

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Students walk through Brunsfield Links. Picture: TSPL.

Five parts of Edinburgh you didn’t know were haunted

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Pieyam Khosrowpour, Lisa Sher and Essie 18months enjoy the sun in Morningside.

Edinburgh’s top 10 happiest places revealed

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Iain Ross recently rehomed guinea pigs from the Scottish SPCA

Iain dons trainers for animals in need

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Jordan Coe, 20, from Falkirk a Thai boxer who has died suddenly in Thailand. Picture: Contributed

Tributes pour in for Scots Thai boxer who dies from heatstroke

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Hamleys will open in jenners next week.

World famous Hamleys toy store set to return to Edinburgh

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Strangers share stories of their sex lives at Edinburgh’s first ‘smut slam’

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Professor Eleanor Riley takes helm at Roslin Institute

News

Dianne delighted to make the cut . .

News

Erin’s carving out a future for herself

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Robert Hunter with the letter from police laying out charges to collect his wifes stolen 14-year-old Corsa. Picture: Andrew O'Brien

Driver hit with police bill for more than value of stolen car

Edinburgh
Edinburgh Sheriff Court heard how Sebastian Trotter groped a woman in a nightclub. Picture: Contributed

Club groper put on sex offenders register days before wedding

Edinburgh
David O'Toole was caught with a suitcase packed full of cannabis worth around �150,000. Picture: PA

Man jailed for killing tortoise sentenced for drug smuggling

Edinburgh
Rory McWhirter posed as a dad to register multiple bogus births across Scotland. Picture: Contributed

Failed nightclub owner jailed over birth certificate scam

News

Shop worker jailed after taking pictures up women’s skirts

Crime

Rapist who stalked woman while on bail is jailed

Crime

Police Scotland to deploy officers with tasers to patrol Holyrood

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Man exposed himself after entry to Edinburgh Castle refused

Edinburgh
The laser-based technology will record a 3D image of exhaust plumes. Picture: EPA/Oliver Weiken

Lasers to track vehicles’ emissions in pollution test

Transport
The rise was branded completely unacceptable. Picture: Joey Kelly

Firms accused of leaving record number of botched road repairs

Edinburgh
Robert Hunter with the letter from police laying out charges to collect his wifes stolen 14-year-old Corsa. Picture: Andrew O'Brien

Driver hit with police bill for more than value of stolen car

Edinburgh
Edinburgh Trams recorded their busiest day Picture; Lesley Martin

Edinburgh trams records ‘busiest day’ since service launched

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The opening of the Queensferry Crossing has been delayed. Picture: Greg Macvean

Queensferry Crossing opening delayed until between mid-July and end of August

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Police are at the scene at the Dalmahoy Country Club. Picture: John Devlin

Emergency services attend accident at Dalmahoy Country Club

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Queensferry Crossing opening delayed for a second time

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Nearly half of cyclists feel ‘unsafe’ on Edinburgh roads

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Stagecoach to pull South Queensferry’s bus link to Capital

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Chennan Fei lived in Glasgow before studying for a masters degree at the University of Edinburgh. Picture: Neil Hanna

Edinburgh University postgrad facing deportation to China

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Lecturers' careers could be hanging in the balance after students are asked to grade their performance. Picture: Jane Barlow

Edinburgh University students asked to grade their lecturers

Edinburgh 1
Liberton pupils with their Japanese teacher Dr Yoko Matsumoto-Sturt

Edinburgh primary leads way with Japanese lessons pilot

Edinburgh
Dinner lady Debbie Van Hussen from Deans Community High School, Livingston joined Jeff Bland and his staff at The Balmoral Hotel last week
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West Lothian dinner ladies trained by top chef at Balmoral

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Leith Academy pupils honoured by Prince Charles

Education 2

Appeal launched to find autistic student’s laptop after leaving bag at bus stop

News 4

City pupils needing help with English doubles in a decade

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The Sick Kids hospital in Sciennes. Picture: Jon Savage

Community bid lodged for Edinburgh’s Sick Kids Hospital

Health 4
Its been almost three years since NHS Lothian met its cancer treatment targets. Picture: Getty Images/Wavebreak Media

1 in 5 Lothian cancer patients not treated within key target

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Yvonne Fairholm is grateful for the help she received with Edie. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Mum thanks health staff for help with her ‘reluctant feeder’

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Kearyn Adamson is 4 and suffers from a range of conditions but the main line of the story is the family are raising money for him to get a therapy dog. Picture; Ian Rutherford.

Family in therapy dog appeal for blind son

Health

Leader: ERI parking charges shouldn’t rise, they should be scrapped

Health 3
Katy Williamson is the Legacy Manager in Scotland for Cancer Research UK.

Death of father inspires charity worker 30 years on

Health
ERI staff are furious at price hike.  Pic: Toby Williams

Thousands sign petition against ERI parking charges

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Infertile Scottish couples to get three chances of free IVF

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First Minister slams ‘unfair’ ERI parking fees

Health 16

Sarra Hoy becomes premature birth charity ambassador

Health 3

Outcry over rise in Edinburgh Royal Infirmary parking fees

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Theresa May meets Nicola Sturgeon in Glasgow. Picture: SWNS

Ian Swanson: Who will blink first in the Brexit stand-off?

Opinion 3
It's possible to oppose Theresa May's policies while still expressing relief that she was safe during the attack on Westminster. Picture: Getty

Gerry Farrell: Indyref was votes, not hate

Opinion 1
The Sick Kids hospital in Sciennes. Picture: Jon Savage

Comment: Sick Kids sale offers hope for southside of Edinburgh

Opinion
Benefits for people with disabilities are being cut

Deidre Brock: Cuts will help disabled into work – aye, right

Opinion

Susan Morrison: The old pals act does not work with kids

Opinion

Helen Martin: History of Troubles casts a long shadow

Opinion 3

Andrew Burns: Labour’s manifesto for the future of our Capital

Opinion 4

JoJo Fraser: Treat yourself on Mother’s Day

Opinion
John Peebles gave job reassurance to staff. Picture: Colin Hattersley

City residents confident in job prospects despite Brexit fears

Business 1
The rise was branded completely unacceptable. Picture: Joey Kelly

Firms accused of leaving record number of botched road repairs

Edinburgh

Poll: majority of Scots don’t want separate Brexit deal

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Edinburgh City Chambers in the High Street. Voters go to the polls to elect a new council on May 4. Picture: Greg Macvean/TSPL

All to play for in unpredictable Edinburgh council election

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Edinburgh Trams recorded their busiest day Picture; Lesley Martin

Edinburgh trams records ‘busiest day’ since service launched

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Alex Salmond clashed with Nigel Farage on LBC. Picture: PA

Alex Salmond and Nigel Farage trade insults in Brexit clash

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Chennan Fei lived in Glasgow before studying for a masters degree at the University of Edinburgh. Picture: Neil Hanna

Edinburgh University postgrad facing deportation to China

Edinburgh 2

The cleanest and dirtiest streets in Edinburgh according to residents

Edinburgh

Ian Swanson: Who will blink first in the Brexit stand-off?

Opinion 3

Community bid lodged for Edinburgh’s Sick Kids Hospital

Health 4

Dog fouling problem ‘big concern’ for residents in Capital

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The Edinburgh International Festival has forged a relationship with Castlebrae Community High for the last three years.

Closure-threatened high school thrives on festival partnership

News 1
The Clyde Floating Baths which opened in 1879. PIC: Inverclyde Council.

The floating swimming pool that sunk in the Clyde

News
John Peebles gave job reassurance to staff. Picture: Colin Hattersley

City residents confident in job prospects despite Brexit fears

Business 1
The City Deal could be delayed until after the elections. PIcture Steven Scott Taylor

Edinburgh City Deal delayed until after May elections

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