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Historic Edinburgh church for sale - for same price as London flat

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The colonies were designed to be flats that felt like a house, giving families their own front door and garden. Picture: Contributed

How the colonies became an Edinburgh institution

Edinburgh
Adam Smith went missing in the Cowgate. Picture: Contributed

Missing stag do reveller Adam Smith found safe in Edinburgh

Edinburgh
Dinarte Gouveia, from West Lothian.

West Lothian teacher hopes to be named sexiest vegan

Our Region

Drone ‘15ft from passenger plane’ at Edinburgh Airport

Edinburgh

Former Hibs player walks free after second assault trial collapses

Crime

Edinburgh’s poshest care home to open in Cramond

Business

9 out of 10 passengers satisfied with ScotRail, finds report

Transport

Budget coffee chain EasyCoffee opens first Edinburgh store

City Centre

Ian Swanson: SNP need a plan to deal with the Corbyn surge - and quickly

Budget coffee chain EasyCoffee opens first Edinburgh store

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Rebecca Latto is representing Edinburgh in Miss Mermaid UK. Photo Paul Dale Photography.

Meet the waitress hoping to win the UK Miss Mermaid title

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Quadruple amputee Corinne Hutton, 47, from Lochwinnoch in Renfrewshire, has achieved a momentous feat by completing a super-sprint distance challenge at this year's London Triathlon.

Scotland’s ‘bionic mum’ battles agony to finish triathlon

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Stephanie Wolfe Murray in the Canongate office in 1982

Stephanie Wolfe Murray broke the publishing mould

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The body was found in a wooded area near Morningside Terrace. Picture: Google

Death of man found in Morningside woods ‘unexplained’ say police

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Crews on the scene of the blaze. Picture: Gary Cocker

Residents evacuated as firefighters battle Edinburgh flats blaze

Leith

Andy Murray earns praise for calling out ‘casual sexism’

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Celine’s Leading Light at the Yard

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Fond Stockbridge farewell to Nino and Franco

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Suzanne Miller worked at the National Museum before emigrating to Australia. Picture: contributed

Top Edinburgh scientist suspended over £27k fraud claims

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The legal battle concerns a 2ft wide piece of land on the edge of the development site on Raeburn Place. Picture: Jon Savage

Edinburgh Accies chair attacks ‘greedy old men’ of Grange

Crime
Adam Smith went missing in the Cowgate. Picture: Contributed

Missing stag do reveller Adam Smith found safe in Edinburgh

Edinburgh
Corrie McKeague, from Fife, Scotland has been missing since September 2016. Picture: Handout

Father of missing Corrie McKeague disrupts body search

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115,000 pieces of personal data ‘traded’ by online criminals

News

Former Hibs player walks free after second assault trial collapses

Crime

Reveller vanishes from Capital venue during stag party

News

Man in serious condition after Waverley Bridge assault

Edinburgh
The report's findings indicate a significant improvement in customer satisfaction for ScotRail. Picture: Lisa Ferguson 08/03/2017

Scotrail train

9 out of 10 passengers satisfied with ScotRail, finds report

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Beatson Cancer Charity is launching Race the Runway at Edinburgh Airport. Picture: Ashley Coombes

Race the Runway: Super cars return to Edinburgh Airport

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A wash out atSaturday's airshow
. Picture: Alistair Linforth.

Row over ticket refunds after Scotland’s National Airshow washout

News 16
Ministers want beef up sanctions against roadworks firms. Picture: Dave Scott

Doubling fines for botched roadworks to £100,000 proposed

Transport 10
A wash out at today's airshow - crew members sitting under the wing of a spitfire

Scotland’s National Airshow washout for first time in 20 years

Transport 7
Extra rail services are to be laid on for the Edinburgh Festival. Picture Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

ScotRail announces extra services for Edinburgh Festival

Edinburgh 10
Travel disruption is expected following the Kos earthquake. Picture: Ian Rutherford

Brits face flights disruption after Kos earthquake

Transport

UK airports prepare for ‘busiest day in history’

Transport 8

Video: Terrifying moment Jet2 flight drops towards the sea

News

Clear majority object to new Edinburgh flight path proposals

News

Bus passengers to stay connected

News
Nicola Sturgeons reading challenge has been taken up by about 75 per cent of schools in its first year. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Reading standards in Scotland falling behind UK, study warns

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More than 200 Scottish schools have been closed down over the past decade.

Concern as Scotland loses 200 schools in ten years

Education 2
The Tamagotchi - Japanese for 'cute little egg' - was hugely popular in the Nineties. PIcture: TSPL

20 of the biggest Scottish school playground crazes

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Linda Russell, Donna Squires, Penny Baillie and Julia Grindley work for the 
Edinburgh School Uniform Bank. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Residents buy school uniforms for struggling families

Education 4

Grace Jones to be subject of city academic conference

Education

Edinburgh University embroiled in Google cash-for-papers claims

Education 1

Video: Hyperloop Edinburgh-London 45 min trips a step closer

Transport 44

Aldi sells full school uniform for £3.75

Edinburgh
The number of young people with mental health issues seen within the 18-week target has fallen. Picture: John Devlin

Only half of children seen within mental health target

Health
Liberton Hospital is to close next year. Picture; Lisa Ferguson

Health chiefs say hospitals and services risk closure

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Chris Gard (L) reads out a statement while Charlie's mother Connie Yates (R) looks on. Picture: AFP/Getty Images

Charlie Gard’s parents end legal battle over treatment

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Charlie Gard's parents Connie Yates and Chris Gard arrive at court. Picture: PA

Judge to decide where Charlie Gard should spend his last days

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Two thirds of UK mothers-to-be have no idea how many extra calories they need during pregnancy. Picture: PA

Pregnant women warned against ‘eating for two’ myth

Health
Plans to make it simpler for transgender people to choose their legal sex have been welcomed. Picture; Getty

Scotland to boost right to choose own legal gender

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Quadruple amputee Corinne Hutton, 47, from Lochwinnoch in Renfrewshire, has achieved a momentous feat by completing a super-sprint distance challenge at this year's London Triathlon.

Scotland’s ‘bionic mum’ battles agony to finish triathlon

News

Charlie Gard: Parents considering ‘next steps’

Health

Revealed: The top 25 social media ‘sins’

News

Heavy drinkers in Capital dying 25 years younger, study finds

Health

Capital police under fire over vulnerable Andrew’s death

News
SFSA spoof campaign against the SFA

Gerry Farrell: We’re on the march with McLeish’s army to face SFA

Opinion
The furore over chlorinated chicken is just scaremongering, says Brian Monteith

Brian Monteith: Stop squawking and cut our grocery bills

Opinion
MIke Christopherson with plastic bottles he is asking customers to bring to his bar/cafes to exchange

Leader comment: Blast from past is good for future

Opinion
Scottish Labour Party Kezia Dugdale MSP photographed at the Scottish Parliament (Picture: Andrew O'Brien)

Kezia Dugdale: City Deal will change lives across Scotland

Opinion 5

Ian Swanson: SNP need a plan to deal with the Corbyn surge - and quickly

Opinion 4

Steve Cardownie: Being provost isn’t a job, it’s a way of life

Opinion 3

Adam McVey: New City Deal will make Capital bigger and better

Opinion 4

Kevin Buckle: Classical music is winning funding battle of the bands

Opinion
Adam McVey is the only man in the 11-strong team who signed the City Deal who wasn't wearing a tie. Picture: Greg Macvean

Council leader Adam McVey under fire for not wearing tie

Politics
Ruth Davidson (right) with Sarah Smith, BBC Scotland Editor during a Q&A session. Picture: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire

Ruth Davidson fights back over online homophobic abuse

Politics 6
Liberton Hospital is to close next year. Picture; Lisa Ferguson

Health chiefs say hospitals and services risk closure

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The new care home will bring 90 jobs to the Capital
. Picture: contributed

Edinburgh’s poshest care home to open in Cramond

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Jeremy Corbyn is set to tour marginal Scottish constituencies. Picture: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images

Ian Swanson: SNP need a plan to deal with the Corbyn surge - and quickly

Opinion 4
Boris Johnson, left, performs a traditional Maori greeting with New Zealand's Minister for Primary Industries Nathan Guy. Picture: AP

Boris Johnson compares Maori greeting to ‘Glasgow kiss’

Politics 14
Nicola Sturgeons reading challenge has been taken up by about 75 per cent of schools in its first year. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Reading standards in Scotland falling behind UK, study warns

Politics 81

Scotland takes 1,800 Syrian refugees over last two years

Politics 39

Number of zero hour contracts in Scotland falls

News 15

Alex Salmond: Brexit deal flop will spark indyref2

Politics 31

Police Scotland control room criticised over death

Crime 2
Suzanne Miller worked at the National Museum before emigrating to Australia. Picture: contributed

Top Edinburgh scientist suspended over £27k fraud claims

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Detail from Pettie's 'Bonnie Prince Charlie Enters the Ballroom at Holyrood House' which was painted around 150 years after his time in Edinburgh. PIC: Royal Collection Trust / � Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2017.

When the Jacobites took over the Palace of Holyroodhouse

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Teletext played the role of the internet before there was such a thing. Picture: Contributed.

Eleven things we loved about Teletext

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Budget coffee chain EasyCoffee opens first Edinburgh store

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A stunning 19th century church in Edinburgh has gone on the market for the same price as a studio London flat. Picture; SWNS

Historic Edinburgh church for sale - for same price as London flat

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Identity thieves will sell the information on the Dark Web. Picture: GETTY

115,000 pieces of personal data ‘traded’ by online criminals

News
Dominos has launched voice ordering through Amazons Alexa. Picture: Mikael Buck/Dominos

Domino’s to let customers order pizza with Amazon Echo

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