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News

Edinburgh Airport at centre of £100k cannabis smuggling bid

Crime
Russell Dodd. Picture: Vic Rodrick

Man sexually assaulted friend after birthday celebration

Crime
The Beatles enjoy drinks in Edinburgh. Picture: TSPL

When Beatlemania came to Edinburgh

News
Jet2 has announced it is to create 200 new jobs. Picture: Contributed

Jet2 announces 200 new jobs in Edinburgh and Glasgow

Transport

Edinburgh cyclists call for 20mph default speed limit

Transport

The League of Gentlemen and Alan Partridge set for TV return

Festivals

Man charged over Regent Road sex assault

Crime

Ian Swanson: We’re still searching for perfect electoral system

Ian Swanson
Rev Dr Margaret Rae McDonald Forrester

Kirk women’s rights pioneer honoured

News 2
Lewis Page has been shortlisted
for the UK Plumber of the Year competition.

Lewis taps his way on to prize shortlist

News
Juliana Delaney is Chief Executive of Continuum Attractions

New trustees join the Seabird Centre

News
Morag Macleman celebrates her 45 years at the Jewel with colleagues

Morag Macleman marks 45 years at Edinburgh Asda store

News
Pic: Carolanne Bryce and Linda Hammell Boozem Buddies
cheque presentation - Oncology Department - St. John's
Carolanne Bryce - breast and bowel cancer sufferer - as well as being deaf
Has just raised over �5,200 paragliding at Strathallan through Bosom Buddies

Cancer survivor takes a leap of faith

News
Ellen Graham with Oscar, her dog and Paul Middler, with his parrot Billy perched on his shoulder

Animal lovers start dream career move

News
Edinburgh is calling out for the public to share their ideas on what should be crowned as the
final object within Edinburgh's 101 Objects, a popular city attraction.

Public asked to cast votes for ‘defining’ Edinburgh object

Entertainment 6

Aimee raises the bar to win award

News

Meet the 90-year-old who has attended every Edinburgh Festival

Entertainment 3

Craig’s puffin was just picture perfect

News 4

Most popular Edinburgh Amazon purchases revealed

News 6

Jury out on Edinburgh mental health patient killer

Health
Yong Keh Kee tried to smuggle around 10 kilos of cannabis through Edinburgh Airport.

Edinburgh Airport at centre of £100k cannabis smuggling bid

Crime
Russell Dodd. Picture: Vic Rodrick

Man sexually assaulted friend after birthday celebration

Crime

Man charged over Regent Road sex assault

Crime

Woman charged after police stop car in Drylaw

Edinburgh

Police chief warns of increasing tension between gangs

Crime 10

Community to buy new PlayStation for Drylaw hit-and-run boy

Crime 12
Jet2 has announced it is to create 200 new jobs. Picture: Contributed

Jet2 announces 200 new jobs in Edinburgh and Glasgow

Transport
Cyclists are calling for a number of changes to make city roads safer. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Edinburgh cyclists call for 20mph default speed limit

Transport 26
The car was pulled over on West Granton Access. Picture: Google Maps

Woman charged after police stop car in Drylaw

Edinburgh
The bridge has been closed for months - leading to congestion. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Call to let spy cameras help Kirkliston residents avoid ‘rat run’

Edinburgh 3
Waverley extended platform 12 Picture: Network Rail

Pictures of the new look Waverley station released

Edinburgh 13
Adam Johnston was killed in a crash on the A82.

Motorcyclist killed on A82 named as West Lothian biker

Edinburgh
Passengers have had their say about Edinburgh's taxi rank.

Readers have their say about Capital’s taxis

Transport 1

Revealed: Edinburgh taxi ranks with the longest waiting times

Edinburgh 8

Number of private hire cars in Edinburgh overtake black cabs

Transport 22

Leith Street works: new one-way system causes traffic chaos

Edinburgh 22

Police hunt man who lifted woman’s skirt on Edinburgh train

Crime 6
Fettes College, Scotland's most expensive school

Fettes College in Edinburgh has highest school fees in Scotland

Education 14
The falling number of crossing guides in the Capital has sparked calls against road safety. Picture; John Birchall.

Concerns at drop in number of lollipop men and women

News 3
'Super-sized' classes are on the rise, according to new figures. Picture: TSPL

‘Super-sized’ Scottish primary school classes soar by third

Education 113
Ibrahim Faisal (The High School of Glasgow), James Griffith (Loretto School) and Aidan Davis (George Watson's College) show off their medals. Picture: contributed

Edinburgh whizz kids claim triple medal win at World Math Olympiad

Education

Labour councillor questions own party’s education priorities

Education 3

Closing attainment gap named ‘top priority’ for education boss

Edinburgh 3

MSP wants headteachers to be allowed to ban mobiles in school

Education 33

Leith Academy youth worker accused of filming naked boy

News 9

Jury out on Edinburgh mental health patient killer

Health
The Mulligan family join Vision Express's James Kirk as ambassadors for Childhood Eye Cancer Trust. Picture: Submitted

Armadale mum’s quick thinking spots baby’s rare eye cancer

Our Region
The new Royal Hospital for Children and Young People was due to open in autumn but has been delayed to May. Picture: Contributed

Call for ‘urgent’ action on mental health services

Edinburgh
On leave: Willie Innes. Picture: Greg Macvean

East Lothian council leader to be treated for cancer

Health
Melvin James was released from Royal Edinburgh Hospital on February 10, 2017.  He went on to murder his sister - ann-Marie James - stab his mother and then fatally stabbed himself at the family home in Wolverhampton.

Man who killed sister thought he was in Transformers movie

Crime
Thomas was borned via emergency c-section weighing 4lb 10oz

Couple aim to raise awareness after having ‘to let twins go to save their brother’

Our Region
The man was Tasered by police.

Man killed sister after leaving Royal Edinburgh hospital

Crime 5

Edinburgh research to find which cancer patients need chemo

Health

Doddie Weir and Scott Hastings set for MND run

Health

Methadone treatment costs in Lothians rise to more than £3m

Health 7

Drug-related deaths in Lothians increase by 28% to highest level

News
A 10-year-old boy was seriously injured in a hit and run incident after being struck by a motorbike outside Drylaw Police Station on Saturday. Picture: SWNS

Comment: How do we stop north Edinburgh ‘joyriders’?

Opinion 1
Council-run leisure centres like Meadowbank face huge business rates bills

Comment: Business rates plans are baffling

Opinion
Minimum pricing wont necessarily put off alcohol addicts. Picture: PA

David Hamill: Minimum pricing could make things worse for kids

Opinion 1
Big Ben falls silent and a nation mourns  apparently. Picture: Getty

Brian Monteith: The Silly Season’s now such a serious business

Opinion 1

Gerry Farrell: Wham, bam thank you Slam

Opinion

Calum Henderson: Trainspotting’s ‘choose life’ message endures

Opinion

Steve Cardownie: Music therapy strikes a chord with so many

Opinion

Alison Johnstone: The case against fracking is clear

Opinion 4
Ken Barclay's review recommends scrapping rates for nurseries but making private schools and council-owned leisure centres start paying. Picture: TSPL

Business rates reforms ‘about fairness not penalties’

Politics 2
On leave: Willie Innes. Picture: Greg Macvean

East Lothian council leader to be treated for cancer

Health

SNP councillor apologises over tweet criticising MP’s toddler

Politics 149
Hidden Door site in Kings Stables Road - the team in the 'Peely Room '

Art quarter plans dropped for affordable new homes

Politics 3
A protest against fracking at the Scottish Parliament

Alison Johnstone: The case against fracking is clear

Opinion 4
Every voting system has its drawbacks

Ian Swanson: We’re still searching for perfect electoral system

Opinion 1
She spoke as the partys UK leader, Jeremy Corbyn, prepares for a tour of Scotland beginning tomorrow. Picture Greg Macvean

Kezia Dugdale: Scotland ‘crucial’ in next election

Politics 29

Ex-councillor Jim Orr censured over ‘demeaning’ blog

Politics

Council ‘spends £180,000’ on new tech for councillors

Politics 15

Robert Aldridge: Let’s put the brakes on this 20mph zone fiasco

Opinion 14

Ash Denham: We must eradicate modern slavery

Opinion 3
Edinburgh Comedy Awards director says it is "unprecedented" for four women to be nominated for the main prize for best show.

Record number of women in running for Fringe's top comedy award

News
Channel Four news anchor Jon Snow opened the Edinburgh International Television Festival.

Jon Snow: Broadcasters should have been more 'robust' over Brexit

Festivals 6
Channel Four news anchor Jon Snow opened the Edinburgh International Television Festival.

Jon Snow: Broadcasters should have been more 'robust' over Brexit

Festivals 6
The New Town is the most expensive area in Edinburgh. Picture: TSPL

How much do you need to earn an hour to buy in each Edinburgh postcode?

News 3
Money Dashboard chief executive Steve Tigar. Picture: Contributed

Money Dashboard to expand team after hitting £1m fund goal

Business
One home remains at the Wester Lea Newtongrange development. Picture; contributed

In pictures: Just one home remains in Wester Lea Newtongrange development

Edinburgh