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68 Edinburgh drivers stopped for getting too close to cyclists

Crime
Jed and Charlotte

‘Fairies’ leave special wedding gift for Edinburgh couple

Edinburgh
The incident happened as a passenger aircraft was descending towards Edinburgh Airport. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Drone came 75ft from EasyJet plane landing at Edinburgh Airport

Transport
Edinburgh Royal Infirmary

Nurse wins £50,000 after slipping on Edinburgh hospital floor

Health

Two charged after nine cars damaged in Edinburgh street

Crime

20mph signs removed in Edinburgh streets after complaints

Edinburgh

New-look Hearts ground will be renamed Tynecastle Park

Hearts

19th-century painting worth £10,000 stolen in East Lothian

Crime
There are plans to extend the tram down Leith Walk.

Election: What parties say about extending Edinburgh’s trams

Transport
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

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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

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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

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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

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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
Police were alerted to the theft of two quad bikes from a garage in the Boddam area of Peterhead at around 3.30am this morning.

Cigarettes and alcohol stolen in shop robbery

Crime
The launch of Operation Close Pass

68 Edinburgh drivers stopped for getting too close to cyclists

Crime 46

Two charged after nine cars damaged in Edinburgh street

Crime

19th-century painting worth £10,000 stolen in East Lothian

Crime

Armadale rape: Police make fresh appeal for information

Our Region

Woman fights off bag snatcher

Crime

Alice Ruggles murder: Abuse reports must be taken seriously says charity

Edinburgh
The incident happened as a passenger aircraft was descending towards Edinburgh Airport. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Drone came 75ft from EasyJet plane landing at Edinburgh Airport

Transport 15
There are plans to extend the tram down Leith Walk.

Election: What parties say about extending Edinburgh’s trams

Transport 22
Flora Stevenson Primary School is among those getting involved. Picture: Toby Williams.

Parents face fines in new school run parking crackdown

Edinburgh 14
Lesley Hinds launching the second phase of 20mph

20mph signs removed in Edinburgh streets after complaints

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Edinburgh Airport. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Edinburgh Airport ‘being fattened up for sale’, MSP claims

Edinburgh 8
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 21

Revealed: Most common reason for flight delay compensation

Edinburgh 1

Angry residents hold referendum over match day parking

Transport 42

ScotRail disruption from upgrading work to last till December

Transport 16
Flora Stevenson Primary School is among those getting involved. Picture: Toby Williams.

Parents face fines in new school run parking crackdown

Edinburgh 14
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 21
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

Primary pupils set boat alight in tribute to Viking festival

Edinburgh 1

Malala Yousafzai friends set to attend Edinburgh University

Edinburgh 7

Edinburgh science festival looks forward to 30th birthday

News 3

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

Education
Edinburgh Royal Infirmary

Nurse wins £50,000 after slipping on Edinburgh hospital floor

Health
Hay fever sufferers could be in for a long summer. Picture; Ian Rutherford

Super pollen outbreak could spark hay fever and allergy epidemic

Edinburgh 3
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

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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 over bed blocking as delayed discharges double

Edinburgh 4

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
Conservative MP Enoch Powell speaking in Birmingham on 15th June 1970

Liam Ruddden: Three to see in Lyceum’s 2017/18 Season

Opinion
Children from Flora Stevenson Primary School undertake a survey  to see how many cars park on the single yellow line outside the school.

Comment: Let’s make Edinburgh’s streets safer

Opinion 4
Supermodel Ashley Graham is an inspiration. Picture: Getty

Hayley Matthews: Awesome Ashley a role model for ‘curvy’ girls

Opinion
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn outlines his policies to NHS nurses, student nurses and midwives in London. Picture: PA

Brian Monteith: I promise there will be broken promises

Opinion 2

Tommy Sheppard: Time to get a firm grip of uncaring buddies of May

Opinion 10

Ewan Aitken: Everybody matters – just ask Alex

Opinion

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

Opinion

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

Opinion
There are plans to extend the tram down Leith Walk.

Election: What parties say about extending Edinburgh’s trams

Transport 22
Steve Cardownie

Councillor Steve Cardownie wins apology in blog row

Politics 3

White powder package threat to Scots politicians

News
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn outlines his policies to NHS nurses, student nurses and midwives in London. Picture: PA

Brian Monteith: I promise there will be broken promises

Opinion 2
Prime Minister Theresa May speaks at a general election campaign event at the Shine Centre in Leeds. Picture; PA

Conservatives to take 7 seats from SNP predicts new poll

Politics 555
Martin Whitfield

Labour names candidate for East Lothian

Politics
Labour are targeting just three seats in Scotland, with the seat of Ian Murray MP being one of them. Picture; John Devlin

Labour targeting just three key seats in Scotland

News 24

Nicola Sturgeon urges SNP vote ‘for public services’

News 15

White powder package threat to Scots politicians

News

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

Entertainment 10

‘White powder’ sent to SNP HQ in Edinburgh

Politics
Conservative MP Enoch Powell speaking in Birmingham on 15th June 1970

Liam Ruddden: Three to see in Lyceum’s 2017/18 Season

Opinion
Flora Stevenson Primary School is among those getting involved. Picture: Toby Williams.

Parents face fines in new school run parking crackdown

Edinburgh 14
RBS, 72% owned by the taxpayer, has made its first profit since the third quarter of 2015. Picture: John Devlin

Royal Bank of Scotland posts first profit since 2015

Business 5
Lesley Hinds launching the second phase of 20mph

20mph signs removed in Edinburgh streets after complaints

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