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Family thanks Hearts fans who saved supporter’s life

Hearts
Operation Soteria, Police Scotland's response to tackle illegal motorcycle activity in Edinburgh has been ongoing in 2017. Picture; Jon Savage

34 arrests in 14 days as police continue crackdown in North Edinburgh

Edinburgh

Man dies after large scale disturbance outside Edinburgh pub

Edinburgh
The public have been asked to come forward with their suggestions for 
Picardy Place roundabout at the top of Leith Walk. Picture; Ian Georgeson

Public asked for their views on top of Leith Walk development plans

Transport

EH6 Festival organisers apologise after complaints

Leith

Body found in hunt for missing man Colin Macpherson

Leith

Teenager admits supplying drugs to tragic ecstasy victim Shellie

Crime

Scot jailed for touching man’s hip in Dubai bar

News
The airline said that staff had been in error. Photograph: Getty Images

Easyjet ‘sorry’ after cabin crew reject Scottish bank note

Politics

John McLellan: Silent partners need to speak out on rates

Riordan, left, cheekily mocked O'Connor

Garry O’Connor mocked by ex-Hibs teammate Derek Riordan

News 1
Cody McManus with the boxing ring full of Christmas presents. Picture: Neil Hanna

Selfless young Edinburgh boxer gains British Citizen youth award

News 1
New chief executive of Firstport, Josiah Lockhart

Josiah moves from farm to Firstport

News
Lisa Stewart, author and occupational therapist

NHS worker Lisa has the write stuff

News
Will Scarlett, property sales specialist

Will sets sites on a new business future

News 1
A flurry of new stores are to open at Fort Kinnaird.

Host of new stores and gym to open in Fort Kinnaird

Edinburgh 9
Institutes across the UK have started to review honours given to Myanmar's First State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi

Calls for Aung San Suu Kyi to be stripped of Edinburgh freedom

Politics

Edinburgh teen grabs chance to help kids in South Africa

Craigmillar

Disability rights campaigner David Hart remembered

News

Leith Primary pupil starts campaign to give socks to the homeless

News 2
Operation Soteria, Police Scotland's response to tackle illegal motorcycle activity in Edinburgh has been ongoing in 2017. Picture; Jon Savage

34 arrests in 14 days as police continue crackdown in North Edinburgh

Edinburgh

Man dies after large scale disturbance outside Edinburgh pub

Edinburgh
Jailed Scot Jamie Harron, whose two-day break in Dubai turned into a nightmare.

Scot jailed for touching man’s hip in Dubai bar

News
Shellie Callaghan.

Teenager admits supplying drugs to tragic ecstasy victim Shellie

Crime

Man charged after teenager injured in serious Morningside assault

Edinburgh

Can you help police find missing Edinburgh man?

Edinburgh

Man found dead in harbour had attacked nurse at Edinburgh hospital

Edinburgh

Police appeal after bogus workman targets OAP at her home

Edinburgh
The public have been asked to come forward with their suggestions for 
Picardy Place roundabout at the top of Leith Walk. Picture; Ian Georgeson

Public asked for their views on top of Leith Walk development plans

Transport
The airline said that staff had been in error. Photograph: Getty Images

Easyjet ‘sorry’ after cabin crew reject Scottish bank note

Politics 3
A trams risk official was told to 'stop challenging' or he could lose his job. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Trams official was told ‘drop concerns or risk losing your job’

Edinburgh 1
A Class 385 train at Linlithgow station during early testing of the electrified Glasgow-Edinburgh mainline. Picture: ScotRail

Electric train runs on Edinburgh-Glasgow mainline for first time

Transport
Heavy traffic along the A90 near the junctions with Quality Street and Clermiston Road, Edinburgh

Gridlock fears over proposed west Edinburgh developments

Transport 10
An Edinburgh tram

Edinburgh Trams utilities project ‘hardest task ever’ for official

Edinburgh 2
The accident happened on the A803, Falkirk Road. Picture: Google Maps

Cyclist ‘seriously injured’ in road collision with bus

News

Storm Ophelia: Thousands without power as recovery process begins

News

Buses refuse old £1 coins 12 hours early

News 1

Inquiry hears council ‘slow to make decisions’ on trams

Transport 1

Letters; Social care should come before cyclists

Edinburgh 5
Scotland is to be the first part of the UK to ban smacking. MSP hn Finnie has been campaigning for a change in the law

Scotland to be first part of UK to ban smacking children

News 4

Edinburgh robot could help autistic adults find work

News
Paolo Nutini will be teaching songwriting at the University of the West of Scotland.

Singing star Paolo Nutini to become a university tutor

News
Castlebrae High Pupil Daniel Whitney has been selected to teach sport to underprivileged children in South Africa.

Edinburgh teen grabs chance to help kids in South Africa

Craigmillar

Leader comment: No easy solution to class size rise

Opinion 2

Alarm raised over Scotland’s supersized primary classes

News 3

Scots primary school class sizes grow as teacher numbers fall

Education

Napier student to be Sainsbury’s CEO for the day

News
The makers of the soap have recommended it's withdrawn from sale.

Alert over Paw Patrol soap after toddler left fighting for life

News
Trainee cardiologist Dr Stuart Hutchison, 30, who has survived heart surgery. Picture SWNS

Medical student sets faulty heart on helping others

News
Rick Loup. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Edinburgh patient facing ‘nightmare’ 16-month wait for knee op

News 3
Margaret Black, pictured with her niece Janice Warden, is a resident at St Andrew's Care Home for dementia patients in Uphall. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Income rise at Edinburgh care home closure charity

News
Tony Singh's recipes will be handed out at local food banks. Picture: Peter Devlin

Edinburgh celebrity chef creates bespoke foodbank recipes

Health
Luke Stewart - whose experimental treatment in Mexico has already extended  his life span past that which the UK doctors thought he would achieve.  Pictured as he heads off to Hibs football camp with his young brother, Lewis

Brave Luke defies the odds as he takes part in football camp

News 1
Hard Rock Cafe, George Street, Edinburgh

Hard Rock Cafe to offer quiet autism friendly hour

New Town

Serious shortage of help for people with lung conditions

News

Revealed: More than 2,000 patients ‘had to wait over an hour’ for ambulance

News 1

Every 2lbs of extra weight could trim two months off life

News

Edinburgh care home worker branded ‘worst example of a nurse’

Health 3
100 year old Helen Kennedy having a ride on a trike with the biker group from Queensferry

Helen Martin: Ton-up Helen is worth the risk

Opinion
Scottish rock band Mogwai

Kevin Buckle: I’m becoming fluent in language of jargon

Opinion

Hayley Matthews: Visit to St Andrews keeps Stella’s memories alive

Opinion
Prime Minister Theresa May

Susan Morrison: Keep taking the tablets, but not to Downing Street

Opinion

Fiona Duff: Annie get your musical - or panto

Opinion

John McLellan: Waterfront cultural quarter shows vision

Opinion 1

The Brexit chickens are coming home to roost

Opinion

Chief Inspector Stevie Sutherland: Battle against bike crime continues

Opinion
Leadership duo Sarwar and Leonard. Photograph: Steven Scott Taylor

Scottish Labour infighting reaches new low as MP targeted at meeting

Politics 1
An opinion poll showed that 70 per cent of women are against smacking being criminalised. The corresponding figure for men was significantly higher. Photograph: John Devlin

Poll reveals anxiety over Scottish smacking ban

Politics 1
Former shadow Scottish Secretary Ian Murray has expressed concern about union involvement in the leadership campaign. Picture: Steven Scott Taylor

Scottish Labour ‘risks being Unite branch’

Politics
The airline said that staff had been in error. Photograph: Getty Images

Easyjet ‘sorry’ after cabin crew reject Scottish bank note

Politics 3
Anas Sarwar and Richard Leonard at Labour leader hustings. Picture; John Devlin

Labour chief: Leaks during leadership race bring party into ‘disrepute’

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Edinburgh West MSP, Alex Cole-Hamilton

Edinburgh MSP to face no further action over campaign spending

Edinburgh 1
Scotland is to be the first part of the UK to ban smacking. MSP hn Finnie has been campaigning for a change in the law

Scotland to be first part of UK to ban smacking children

News 4

Letters; Social care should come before cyclists

Edinburgh 5

Ruth Davidson to appear on celebrity episode of Great British Bake Off

Edinburgh 8

Sturgeon still refusing to give consent to EU bill

Politics 1

SNP big guns face losing seats under shake-up of boundaries

Politics 1
Big Country were among the acts appearing at EH6.

EH6 Festival organisers apologise after complaints

Leith 2
Strictly Come Dancing star Susan Calman.

Susan Calman says Strictly helps her battle depression

Entertainment
The new Odeon cinema in Wester Hailes

Luxury makeover for Odeon cinema in Wester Hailes

Edinburgh 1
The new Odeon cinema in Wester Hailes

Luxury makeover for Odeon cinema in Wester Hailes

Edinburgh 1
Exhibits on display at the Harry Potter exhibition in the Central Library, Edinburgh.

Harry Potter exhibition showcases magical items in Edinburgh

Edinburgh 1
The airline said that staff had been in error. Photograph: Getty Images

Easyjet ‘sorry’ after cabin crew reject Scottish bank note

Politics 3
Royal Bank of Scotland faced police probe over complaint of alleged misconduct.

Police Scotland probe complaint against Royal Bank of Scotland

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