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Edinburgh security heightens in wake of Manchester terror attack

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Former James Bond actors Roger Moore and Sean Connery at the BAFTA Tribute to Connery at London's Leicester Square Odeon.

Sean Connery pays tribute to Roger Moore

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New light cast on famous brothel in Edinburgh’s New Town

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Nicola Sturgeon said the number of armed police response vehicles on patrol had doubled since Monday night.

Sturgeon: ‘no troops on the streets’ after terror attack

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Jealous clubber launched glass attack at wrong woman

Crime

Stolen Scottish Diaspora Tapestry recovered

Edinburgh

Ex-headteacher accused of child sex offences appears in court

Edinburgh

Edinburgh postcard delivered 62 years late

Edinburgh
Virgin Trains East Coast services are among those affected.

Trains halted after east coast main line power lines damaged

Transport

Helen Martin: Prisoners must not get special treatment

Helen Martin
Edinburgh scientist Dr Tijana Mitic

Beat goes on for city scientist Tijana

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Alan Dickso is head chef at No 10 Restaurant

Capital chef Alan has the recipe for success

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Hibs legend Eric loses cancer battle

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Students Catriona MacLellan, Laurie Bowman, Louis Clark, Cirstyn Brown,and Jade Cofor with Napier University staff members Lindsay Morgan, Mary Ann Kennedy and Dr Ann Schwan

Young offenders seen through students’ lenses

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Edinburgh climber who scaled Everest relives “the hardest week of my life”

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Mark ODonnell takes up his new role at the end of July. Picture: Chris Watt

Mark takes over as Royal Blind chief

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Former teacher and sportsman Sandy Strang

News columnist Sandy Strang dies

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Last run for Edinburgh marathon man Stuart Christie

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Lesley wins award for her three charities

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Patrick backs the bowel movement

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Lady Sarah Haughey to get philanthropy gong

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Ashley Katsande. Picture: Facebook

Jealous clubber launched glass attack at wrong woman

Crime
The Diaspora tapestry piece of art went missing on Sunday 7th May.

Stolen Scottish Diaspora Tapestry recovered

Edinburgh
Edinburgh Sheriff Court

Tax-dodging decorator escapes jail sentence

Edinburgh
Former headteacher Neal McGowan. Picture: Stian Alexander

Ex-headteacher accused of child sex offences appears in court

Edinburgh

Manchester arena attack: Music fans recall moment of blast

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Teen assaulted and robbed in Roseburn gang attack

Crime

Edinburgh security heightens in wake of Manchester terror attack

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Drone comes within 30m of plane landing at Edinburgh Airport

Crime
Virgin Trains East Coast services are among those affected.

Trains halted after east coast main line power lines damaged

Transport 6

Manchester attack: Armed police to patrol Scottish Cup final

Transport 5
Police have launched a public appeal after a drone was involved in a near miss with a commercial jet at Edinburgh Airport.

Drone comes within 30m of plane landing at Edinburgh Airport

Crime
Traffic in Corstorphine where the air quality continues to be of poor quality. Picture; Steven Scott Taylor

Capital business owners react to Low Emission Zone plans

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Taxi driver Ryan Walls who has taken pictures of people he has picked up in his taxi and is having an exhibition. Picture; Greg Macvean

Taxi driver’s snaps become centre of new exhibition

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Revealed: Edinburgh blackspots for cycling accidents

Transport 23

Network Rail ‘stealth plan’ to make trains run on time

Transport 28
St Mary's Primary School on East London Street. Picture: Andrew O'Brien

Edinburgh school evacuated after plaster falls from ceiling

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Keane Wallis-Bennett

Keane Wallis Bennett’s family to get Legal Aid, court told

Education
Digital tools can help improve educational attainment in our schools. Picture: Dan Phillips

Andrew Hall: Digital delivers in our classrooms

Opinion 1
Edinburgh College, Milton Road East Campus. Picture; Toby WIlliams

Edinburgh college students told to attend class despite strike

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Nicola Sturgeon says changes must be made to improve education

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Head quitting after 33 years hits out at education cuts

Edinburgh 32

Philanthropist leaves Napier university £750k to support classical music

Education 1

Swinney under attack over ‘shameful’ literacy report

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The new Edinburgh Children's Hospital Charity logo

Roslyn Neely: Why we took the ‘sick’ out of Sick Kids

Opinion 2
The Marchmont and Sciennes Development Trust must now submit two revised bids for the Sick Kids site.

Community bid for Edinburgh Sick Kids hospital at risk

Health 7
A report has warned just half a class of wine a day raises the risk of breat cancer.

Half a glass of wine a day ‘raises breast cancer risk’

Health 1
The Care Inspectorate raised a raft of concerns with Edinburgh's offering.

Care in crisis: Concerns raised over care home standards

Edinburgh 5
Half of all mental health problems in adulthood begin by the age of 14. Picture: John Devlin

Billy Watson: Our kids can’t wait any longer to get the help they need

Opinion 1

10,000 defibrillators ‘won’t work in emergency’

Health

Standardised packaging to be brought in for cigarettes

Edinburgh

Edinburgh care crisis: Workers bearing brunt of cuts

Edinburgh 5

Mum’s fear as tumour op may leave child blind

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Theresa May has performed an embarrassing volte-face over the 'dementia tax'. Picture: Getty

Ian Swanson: Weak and wobbly May shows she is for turning

Politics 4
The new Edinburgh Children's Hospital Charity logo

Roslyn Neely: Why we took the ‘sick’ out of Sick Kids

Opinion 2
Americans have lots of reasons to be proud of their country. Picture: Getty

Gerry Farrell: America’s great but be grateful for the NHS

Opinion 1
No coalition deal has been struck at the City Chambers

Comment: Party politics not serving Edinburgh well

Opinion 2

Kezia Dugdale: A vote for the Tories will hand power back to SNP

Opinion 7

Susan Morrison: A pig in glaur with a hint of Harrison Ford

Opinion

Comment: Edinburgh’s future looks bright

Opinion

Helen Martin: Prisoners must not get special treatment

Opinion 2
Nicola Sturgeon said the number of armed police response vehicles on patrol had doubled since Monday night.

Sturgeon: ‘no troops on the streets’ after terror attack

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Ian Murray won Scottish Labour's one and only seat in 2015. Picture: Ian Rutherford

Will tactical votes help Labour win in Edinburgh South?

Politics 7
Theresa May has performed an embarrassing volte-face over the 'dementia tax'. Picture: Getty

Ian Swanson: Weak and wobbly May shows she is for turning

Politics 4
Shares plunged 90 per cent in 2008. Picture: Steve Parsons/PA Wire

RBS court case adjourned to allow settlement talks

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Adam McVey says the city needs 'political leadership' Picture: TSPL

SNP will go for minority administration in Edinburgh

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Ian Murray will be fighting for every vote in Edinburgh South as he tries to retain the seat he won in 2010 and held in 2015. Picture: Scott Taylor

Kezia Dugdale: A vote for the Tories will hand power back to SNP

Opinion 7

Nicola Sturgeon backs SNP candidate accused of nurse “smear”

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Tories seeking Labour help to claim big SNP scalp in Edinburgh

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Scottish Leaders Debate: clashes over indyref2 and SNP record

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Labour in anti-independence manifesto pledge

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Syrian refugee thanks Scots for their generosity and kindness

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The Hydro is among the venues where security is being stepped up.

Scottish concert venues increase security after Manchester attack

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Dundas Castle is just one of many hidden fortresses in Edinburgh. Picture: Contributed

9 hidden castles in Edinburgh you didn’t know about

Entertainment
Customers are advised to stop using the products and return them to the store for a full refund. Picture: Contributed.

Tesco issue urgent recall for lipstick and lollipop pens

Edinburgh
Many skilled people want to work part-time but struggle to find employers that will let them. Picture: Getty Images/amana images RF

Edinburgh start-up seeks to champion part-time workers

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Greg Wells and Daniel Sylvester are launching the new Edinburgh Craft Beer Festival this weekend.

Biscuit-flavoured pints face crunch test at new craft beer festival

Entertainment