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Edinburgh’s Christmas begins with Light Night extravaganza

Edinburgh
Hearts fan Julie McInroy during Hearts V Partick Thistle . Picture: Alan Rennie

‘Start of a new era’ Hearts fans praise new Tynecastle stand

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Teenager Shellie Callaghan.

Dealer ‘stopped youngsters calling ambulance’ before tragic Shellie died

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First snow of the season is expected overnight. Picture: Toby Williams

Scotland’s weather: First winter snowfall to hit Edinburgh and Glasgow

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Firefighters tackle blaze as it rips through popular Bathgate bar

Crime

Kezia Dugdale ‘may be suspended’ over I’m a Celeb admits new Labour leader

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War veteran devastated after Remembrance Sunday snub

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Richard Leonard elected as new Scottish Labour Leader

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According to reports.
Kezia Dugdale is to appear on I'm a Celeb.

Kezia Dugdale to appear on ‘I’m a Celebrity’

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Kevin Buckle: Edinburgh’s Old Town and New Town should work together

Kevin Buckle
Andrew Lennie, winner of Talisker's Race to Skye competition

Andrew mixes up a dram fine cocktail

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15-year-old Ian Ford has become the first male world TaeKwon-Do champion in 20 years. Pictured with coach Robin Blair. Picture: contributed

West Lothian teen crowned TaeKwon-Do world champion

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Dalkeith Country Park Commercial Director Remko Plooij

Dalkeith Park goes Dutch with Remko

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Josh White was last seen at Forth Valley Hospital

Police appeal to trace missing Josh White, 18

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The accident happened at Fort Kinnaird. Picture: Neil Hanna

Firm fined after worker fell to death at Fort Kinnaird

Edinburgh
Roger Stewart

Roger’s antiques book is a treasure

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Holly’s determined to help diabetic kids

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Jenna’s good cause work in Vietnam

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Scottish apprentices in frame for awards

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Teenager Shellie Callaghan.

Dealer ‘stopped youngsters calling ambulance’ before tragic Shellie died

Our Region
Firefighters attended the blaze.

Firefighters tackle blaze as it rips through popular Bathgate bar

Crime
Teenager Shellie Callaghan died of an Ecstasy overdose

Woman jailed for hosting drugs party where Shellie Callaghan died

Our Region
The body of a man charged with murder was discovered at Shandon Place

Body of a man charged with murder found in Edinburgh home

Edinburgh

Nicola Sturgeon writes to family of Shaun Woodburn

Edinburgh

First Minister urged to face parents of Shaun Woodburn

Crime

Valium stash found as trio charged over Edinburgh garage raid

Edinburgh

Rolf Harris has one of 12 indecent assault convictions overturned

Edinburgh
First snow of the season is expected overnight. Picture: Toby Williams

Scotland’s weather: First winter snowfall to hit Edinburgh and Glasgow

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Electric cycles will help riders battle Edinburgh's hills, Picture: John Devlin

Electric bikes to help riders tackle Edinburgh’s hills

Transport 1
An artist's impression map of the development at Picardy Place. Picture: contributed

Take a look at revised plans for the top of Leith Walk

Transport 3
CrossCountry operates cross-Border services to the Midlands and south west England

Strike to halt all CrossCountry Scottish trains

Transport
A safety inspection has resulted in delays

Edinburgh train services delayed due to safety inspection

Edinburgh 1
If a pause had been ordered then a million pounds could have been saved

Millions could have been saved on tramline ‘if one-year pause had been ordered’

Edinburgh 2

Tram firm ‘reneged’ on gentleman’s agreement

Transport 2

On this day: The final night of Edinburgh’s tram network

Edinburgh 1

Strike threat to Virgin Trains West Coast passengers

Transport 1

Thousands of rail passengers disrupted by suspected track defect

Edinburgh 1
Sharing is an important message to impress on children

Hayley Matthews: I’m asking my son, what would Saint Andrew do?

Opinion 1
The headmaster of a prestigious Edinburgh private school last night reacted angrily to claims that pupils welfare was at risk

George Watson’s headmaster in staunch defence on alleged bullying

Education
A pupil at George Watson's College has been left with "life-long injuries" due to bullying, Green MSP Andy Wightman has claimed.

George Watson’s College fails to safeguard pupils against rife bullying

Edinburgh

Teenage pupil from Fettes expelled for ‘liaison’ on foreign trip

Education 3

Steve Cardownie: Maths can be fun – for my son

Opinion

£2m line-up of events for Scotland's Year of Young People

Entertainment

Helen Martin: Named person scheme U-turn would be sign of integrity, Mr Swinney

Opinion 2

Callum Laidlaw: Teaching staff crisis means we are breaking promises to pupils

Opinion
St John's Hospital, Livingston , Pic Lisa Ferguson

Hospital to be investigated after A&E waiting times ‘under-reported’

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Three-year-old Daniel Cornett, with his parents, is presented with the Cash for Kids Award. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Brave toddler raises spirits as Radio Forth honours local heroes

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Seven-year-old Luke Stewart, before and after his ground-breaking treatment for cancer

Ian Murray: Cancer treatment for Scots boy in Mexico shows value of global collaboration

Opinion
Not everyone is happy with an historic ruling that will guarantee minimum unit pricing for alcohol in Scotland.

They’re ‘destroying Scotland’; Readers react to minimum alcohol price

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Minimum alcohol pricing plans given green light after court battle

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Court set to rule on Scottish alcohol minimum pricing challenge

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Colin Robertson, who suffered a severe brain injury after being attacked.

Volunteer suffered bleeding to brain after Livingston attack

Our Region

Cancer survivor to take on Edinburgh winter run

Edinburgh

Quarter of children have decaying teeth

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Leader comment: A very happy birthday to Maggie’s

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Edinburgh Maggie’s Centre reaches £1.2m fundraising goal

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Gail Porter launched the Vintage Vibes campaign. Picture: Getty

Kevin Buckle: Don’t be lonely this Christmas

Opinion
Django Django are headlining the Alternative Peers' Ball. Picture: PA

Kevin Buckle: Walter Scott’s Peers’ Ball reimagined for 21st century

Opinion
The Edinburghs Covent Garden plan for the Grassmarket never made it off the drawing board. Picture: Greg Macvean

Kevin Buckle: Edinburgh’s Old Town and New Town should work together

Opinion 2
NHS Lothian, where waiting lists are under investigation

Leader comment: NHS Lothian waiting list practices raise questions about trust

Opinion

Leader comment: Honouring Elsie is just first step

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Susan Morrison: Zoella’s tat is no substitute for advent ‘cat donkey’

Opinion

When festive means sweaty Bruce Willis

Opinion

Susan Morrison: A history festival that can tell if you’re a Viking

Opinion
Researchers say so-called Twitter bots - believed to be Russian - sent out 400,000 messages about independence issues in an 18-month period. Picture: Various

Fake Twitter accounts sent 400,000 indyref2 messages

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Former Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale is to appear on I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here! Picture: PA

Kezia Dugdale’s I’m A Celebrity decision dubbed ‘utterly ludicrous’

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Concerns have been outlined in a letter sent by Tory MSP Oliver Mundell to his fellow Education Committee members. Picture: Getty Images

Scottish Government ‘undermined expert evidence’ over Named Person

Politics
Kezia Dugdale is rumoured to be going on the ITV show

Kezia Dugdale ‘may be suspended’ over I’m a Celeb admits new Labour leader

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Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn.

Corbyn: Jungle-bound Kezia Dugdale shouldn’t be suspended

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Tom Gilzean has been collecting money for local charities fro many years. Picture: Jon Savage

War veteran devastated after Remembrance Sunday snub

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According to reports.
Kezia Dugdale is to appear on I'm a Celeb.

Kezia Dugdale to appear on ‘I’m a Celebrity’

News 7

Dugdale’s warning for new Scottish Labour leader

Politics 1

Nicola Sturgeon writes to family of Shaun Woodburn

Edinburgh

Ruth Davidson crowned Scotland’s Politician of the Year once again

Politics 3
Skye electronica Niteworks have been commissioned to come up with a nine-minute sequence to be matched to pyrotechnics at Hogmanay in Edinburgh.

Skye band to create score for choreographed Edinburgh Hogmanay fireworks

Entertainment
According to reports.
Kezia Dugdale is to appear on I'm a Celeb.

Kezia Dugdale to appear on ‘I’m a Celebrity’

News 7
Hearts fan Julie McInroy during Hearts V Partick Thistle . Picture: Alan Rennie

‘Start of a new era’ Hearts fans praise new Tynecastle stand

News 3
The Edinburghs Covent Garden plan for the Grassmarket never made it off the drawing board. Picture: Greg Macvean

Kevin Buckle: Edinburgh’s Old Town and New Town should work together

Opinion 2
The temporary pavement closure at Fountainbridge forcing people to walk on the road. Picture: contributed

Pedestrians fuming over Fountainbridge walkway delay

Business
Murrayfield Ice Rink and access bridge.

Edinburgh Capitals faces restructure as winding up order sparks fears

Business