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Ex-Edinburgh headteacher charged with child sex offences

Crime
Commuters in London picking up breakfast from the Barclays #cashbackcoffee van in Covent Garden. Picture: PA

Free cash anyone? Barclays handing out money from coffee van

Edinburgh

Soldier jailed for 22 years for murdering ex-girlfriend

Crime
Police in West Lothian are appealing for witnesses following a serious sexual assault in Armadale.

Detective Supt Pat Campbell and CI Barry Blair made a statement to the press at the scene of a serious sexual assault. Picture; Neil Hanna

Police hunt after female jogger is raped on Lothian footpath

Edinburgh

Cars stuck in wet cement at Bathgate garage

Our Region

Angry residents hold referendum over match day parking

Transport

McDonald’s to launch home delivery service in June

Edinburgh

Tory candidate branded ‘Victorian’ for attack on city binmen

Politics
Tommy Sheppard has called on the Greens not to field candidates in battleground seats. Picture: Neil Hanna/TSPL

SNP MP calls on Greens not to stand in Tory target seats

Edinburgh

Brian Monteith: Time for Nicola to wind in her brass neck

Commuters in London picking up breakfast from the Barclays #cashbackcoffee van in Covent Garden. Picture: PA

Free cash anyone? Barclays handing out money from coffee van

Edinburgh 5
Sally Lloyd, Scottish PA of the Year

PAs play a vital role says winner Sally

News

Hearts owner Ann Budge auctions stay on her yacht to fund Tynecastle redevelopment

Hearts 84
Margot Forrest competes in London on Sunday

Margot has got her diabetes on the run

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Jack Dunn, 6, is a primary two pupil at Edinburgh Academy. Picture: contributed

Jack ,6, is youngest player to get hole-in-one at Bruntsfield

Bruntsfield 2
The stars of this year's Easter Passion Play at Princes Street Gardens include window cleaning brothers Kevin, left, and Sean Edie. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

GP and window cleaners take starring roles in Passion Play

Entertainment
Aylee and Rianna feature in new NHS advert

Aylee’s keeping us in the best of health

News

Campaign launched to salute Edinburgh’s greatest women

Edinburgh 14

Sir Arnold Clark, billionaire car tycoon, dies aged 89

News 15

World authority on pollution retires

News 2

One For Arthur owner ‘can’t believe’ he won Grand National

Our Region

Soldier jailed for 22 years for murdering ex-girlfriend

Crime
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Ex-Edinburgh headteacher charged with child sex offences

Crime
Edinburgh Sheriff Court. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Former youth scout in court over historic sex abuse charges

Edinburgh
Police in West Lothian are appealing for witnesses following a serious sexual assault in Armadale.

Detective Supt Pat Campbell and CI Barry Blair made a statement to the press at the scene of a serious sexual assault. Picture; Neil Hanna

Police hunt after female jogger is raped on Lothian footpath

Edinburgh

Two Edinburgh Tories face Standards Commission hearing

Politics

Pensioner who murdered ex-girlfriend given life sentence

Crime

Off-licence staff threatened by knifepoint in double raid

News 4

Man charged after stealing charity tins from Royal Mile hotel

Edinburgh
Rachel Ducker cycles to work in Edinburgh, even though there is parking available for her car. Picture: Sustrans Scotland

Cycling cost saving is equivalent of an 8 per cent pay rise

Transport 11

Revealed: Most common reason for flight delay compensation

Edinburgh 1
Lochend Gardens as it looks on non-match days. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Angry residents hold referendum over match day parking

Transport 42
ScotRail passengers have already endured months of disruption during previous stages of the upgrading work.

ScotRail disruption from upgrading work to last till December

Transport 15
Picture; Traffic Scotland

Car break down cleared following delays on Forth Road Bridge

Edinburgh 3
The scene after an elderly pedestrian was being struck with a HGV on Lanark Road. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Appeal launched after elderly man hit by lorry on Lanark Road

Edinburgh

Video: Police to pull over Edinburgh drivers ‘too close to cyclists’

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Virgin Trains strike suspended after ‘progress’ in talks

Transport 1

Evacuation at Waverley confirmed as ‘false alarm’

Edinburgh 5

Drug-drive limits and new tests to be introduced in Scotland

Transport 60
An artist's impression of CALA's design of the old Boroughmuir High School. Picture: contributed

City chiefs reject homes plans for Boroughmuir site

Politics
Katherine McMahon realised she had to exercise to be healthy. Picture: Neil Hanna

‘Fat’ feminist jogger defies PE class persecutors

Health 9
Heriot Watt has signed a multi-million poud deal with oil giant Total (PIC: ROB MCDOUGALL)

Heriot-Watt signs £2.5m research deal with oil giant Total

Edinburgh 3
Miss McGregor with her P3 class

Primary pupils set boat alight in tribute to Viking festival

Edinburgh 1

Malala Yousafzai friends set to attend Edinburgh University

Edinburgh 6

Edinburgh science festival looks forward to 30th birthday

News 3

Vandals cause £18,000 of damage to two primary schools

Education

Checks at 70 schools after city crisis uncover similar defects

Education 4
There has been a 6.8 per cent increase in lung cancer in women over the period. Picture: PA

Rates of cancer in Lothians up by 11% in last ten years

Health 2
36 patients waited in the ERI for up to 17 hours in the midst of the crisis last Friday. Picture: Greg Macvean

ERI ‘in crisis’ as 36 patients wait up to 17 hours to be admitted

Health 34
New study suggests a combination of exercise  at least 45 minutes a few times a week could boost brain power in the over-50s.

Exercise ‘prescription’ boosts brain power in the over 50s

Health 2
Fears have been raised over bed blocking in Edinburgh hospitals. Picture; Greg Macvean

Fears over bed blocking as delayed discharges double

Edinburgh 4
The Hemp Eyewear brand has five styles, which can be fitted with prescription lenses. The hemp frames are formed in a compression moulding process then coated in eco-friendly resin.

High hopes for sunglasses made from cannabis plants

News 7

‘Fat’ feminist jogger defies PE class persecutors

Health 9

Petition to save Inverleith GP surgery launched

News

Liberton Hospital reduces available beds to the elderly

Health 13

Zero tolerance demand by Tories over drug-driving

News 4
Alex, the Cyrenians' digital character

Ewan Aitken: Everybody matters – just ask Alex

Opinion
Theresa May seems to find criticism and differing views distasteful. Picture: PA

Tommy Shephard: Time to get a firm grip of the uncaring buds of May

Opinion
The more discernign visitor has become something of a rarity in Edinburgh. Picture: Scott Taylor

Kevin Buckle: How do we get the tourists we actually want?

Opinion
Learning new skills are all part of the service. Picture: John Sinclair

Gerry Farrell: Give them the tools and they’ll do the job at this unique library

Opinion

Comment: Uber set to shake things up again in the Capital

Opinion 3

Janet Dick: Stop the party animals running wild

Opinion 4

Ian Swanson: Vote is about much more than Brexit and indyref 2

Politics 2

Comment: Capital vote has to come first

Opinion 5
Ian McDiarmid had the pivotal role as the Emperor in the Star Wars films.

Star Wars villain Ian McDiarmid to play Enoch Powell on Edinburgh stage

Entertainment 1
Theresa May seems to find criticism and differing views distasteful. Picture: PA

Tommy Shephard: Time to get a firm grip of the uncaring buds of May

Opinion
An artist's impression of CALA's design of the old Boroughmuir High School. Picture: contributed

City chiefs reject homes plans for Boroughmuir site

Politics
Cameron Rose is one of the Tory councillors who will face a public hearing. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Two Edinburgh Tories face Standards Commission hearing

Politics
Tommy Sheppard has called on the Greens not to field candidates in battleground seats. Picture: Neil Hanna/TSPL

SNP MP calls on Greens not to stand in Tory target seats

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Prime Minister Theresa May is looking to increase her majority

Ian Swanson: Vote is about much more than Brexit and indyref 2

Politics 2
Binmen are under fire from Tory council candidate Paul Penman. Picture: Neil Hanna

Tory candidate branded ‘Victorian’ for attack on city binmen

Politics 89

COuncil elections 2017: New Meadowbank sports centre on political agenda

Edinburgh 3

New poll shows drop in support for Scottish independence

Politics 543

Council Election 2017: How would politicians improve jobs and investment in Edinburgh?

Edinburgh 3

ERI ‘in crisis’ as 36 patients wait up to 17 hours to be admitted

Health 34
Ian McDiarmid had the pivotal role as the Emperor in the Star Wars films.

Star Wars villain Ian McDiarmid to play Enoch Powell on Edinburgh stage

Entertainment 1
Edinburghs five-star walking tour company, Mercat Tours, has launched its first experience for children: Ghosts, Gore and Grime.

Gardyloo! New kids tour boasts ghosts and gore

News
McDonald's are offering home delivery in the next 18 months.

McDonald’s to launch home delivery service in June

Edinburgh 9
A specially-branded open top bus was unveiled today to coincide with the World Fringe Day launch.

Global festivals celebration to mark Edinburgh Fringe's 70th birthday

News 5
The 18th at the Old Course in St Andrews has been named the nation's favourite golf hole.

Scotland's greatest golf holes revealed

Golf 3
Evening News Reporter Fiona Pringle takes delivery of her food as she tries out the new UberEats service. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Uber to launch food delivery service in Edinburgh this week

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