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Stars arrive in Edinburgh for T2 Trainspotting premiere

Entertainment
The M8/A8 section east of Glasgow is likely to be the scene of traffic congestion over the coming weeks. Picture: John Devlin

Motorists facing weeks of chaos in upgrade of M8

Transport
Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Alcohol free bar DRY opens in Stockbridge

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John Richardson closes the doors at Ripping Records for the last time. Picture Ian Rutherford

Rock bands and customers party at ‘wake’ for Ripping Records shop

Entertainment

Edinburgh schools shut for 500 days over building fears

Education

Hibs and Bonnyrigg players pay tribute to Shaun Woodburn

Bonnyrigg Rose

Bradley Welsh given sauna boss role in new Trainspotting (T2) film

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NHS Lothian pay £1500 for agency nurse to cover ONE shift

Health
Bonnyrigg Rose fans from across the globe have traveled to see their team take on Hib. Stephen Dunleavy from New York, Jake Turnbull from Australia, and George Bell from Dominican Republic. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Bonnyrigg Rose fans fly in from across globe for Hibs tie

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How 69-year-old social club singer landed part in Trainspotting 2

Entertainment
Six-year-old Jasmin Henderson faces an uncertain prognosis.

Thousands raised to help girl with tumour achieve her ‘happy list’

Health 6
Filmmaker Walid Salhab welcomes Edinburghs cultural diversity

Walid puts focus on praising adopted city

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Scene safe after bomb squad remove ‘grenade’ found in car boot

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Dara OMalley and his team. Picture: Marc Turner

Dara sets sail for top yachting prize

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Stranger Things has been a huge hit on Netflix. Picture; contributed

Scam warning issued for Netflix and Amazon Prime users

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Keith Armour visits Rachel House dressed as a Star Wars rebel fighter

Keith is a force in raising cash for kids

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Trainee John wins apprentice award

News

Lois is in for a treat after top care award

Our Region

Edinburgh couple to run world’s toughest footrace

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Five-year-old boy donates birthday gifts to charity

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Police are appealing for more information Picture: John Devlin

Women hurt in Musselburgh hit and run

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The man was arrested in connection with 43 crimes. Stock image

Man arrested in Capital in connection with 43 crimes

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Police are appealing for information. Picture; contributed

Missing Countdown champion found safe and well

Edinburgh 1

Teen gang target vehicles in Morningside

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Bomb squad remove chemical substance in Morningside

Crime 5

Three charged in West Lothian bogus workmen scam

Edinburgh 2

Witness appeal launched following Midlothian break in

Edinburgh 1
Trains are facing significant delays. Picture; John Devlin

‘Deliberate fire’ causes disruption on Scotrail services

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The incident happened at Holyrood Park, Edinburgh.

Pedestrian and cyclist in collision at Holyrood Park

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Humza Yousaf has came under criticism in recent months from MSPs. Picture; John Devlin

ScotRail ‘cannot vouch’ for free fares travel funding

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The new service will run between Edinburgh Airport, pictured, and Munic. Picture: Neil Hanna

Eurowings to launch direct flights from Edinburgh to Munich

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Lothian Buses is set to hand over a �20m 'extraordinary dividend'

Bus chiefs urged to dispel concerns over £20m dividend

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Record year for Edinburgh Airport as millions pass through in 2016

Edinburgh 16

Lothian Buses set to hand council £20m to fund tram extension

Transport 73

Trains running as normal after Forth Bridge safety checks

Edinburgh 6
The closures prompted a widespread outcry last year when initial concerns over external walls at Oxgangs Primary lead to widespread structural issues coming to light.  Picture: Julie Bull

Edinburgh schools shut for 500 days over building fears

Education 17
Police are aiming to crack down on drivers who flout parking rules Pic Greg Macvean

School parking: Police to fine ‘selfish’ parents in Edinburgh who flout rules

Crime 44
A scheme aimed at helping parents close streets for outdoor play is extended. Picture; Toby Williams

Edinburgh street play pilot to be extended despite criticism

Edinburgh 10
Kirkliston Primary School extension - artist's impression. Picture: Contributed

Land grant paves way for new village hall in Kirkliston

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Backing for Heriot’s head over parking row with parents

Education 22

Headmaster brands parents who park illegally to pick up kids as ‘careless and selfish’

Education 45

Midlothian trial to explore benefits of ‘blended’ childcare

Edinburgh

Scots school leavers being ‘locked out’ of university

Education 99
NHS Lothian is facing a huge bill for agency staff.

NHS Lothian pay £1500 for agency nurse to cover ONE shift

Health 23
Six-year-old Jasmin Henderson faces an uncertain prognosis.

Thousands raised to help girl with tumour achieve her ‘happy list’

Health 6
Brain surgeons are warning they are having to cancel operations.

Western General surgeon warns of ‘worst crisis ever’ as patients turned away

Health 5
More than 1000 families were officially homeless in Edinburgh on one night last year

Edinburgh and West Lothian worst on temporary accommodation

Politics
Police are appealing for information.

Scottish SPCA appeal after hamsters abandoned in Livingston

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More children are in temporary accommodation, according to analysis by Shelter. Picture; PA

Number of children in temporary accommodation up 17%

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Edinburgh hospital ‘turning patients away due to lack of beds’

Health 9

Bin Watch: Daily inspections carried out to ensure cleaner streets in the Capital

Edinburgh 10

MSPs rally in support of Edinburgh Maggie’s Centre campaign

Edinburgh 1

Elderly care provider is told to improve urgently

Edinburgh
Dry bar is serving alcohol-free drinks in Stockbridge

Leader Comment: Scotland was not always so booze soaked

Opinion 2
Claire Miller is the Green Candidate for Edinburgh City Centre Ward in Mays councils election

Claire Miller: Put child safety first when travelling to school

Opinion 4
Theresa May made it clear that she would be no pushover in Brexit negotiations. Picture: AP

Brian Monteith: May threw down the gauntlet in her speech

Opinion 2

Fiona Duff: Whatever you do, don’t mention the ‘T’ word

Opinion 1

Comment: Could you help someone affected by bank closures to switch?

Opinion 1

Comment: Edinburgh does need to show its ambition

Opinion 3

Liz McAreavey: Never be afraid to seek out experience

Opinion 1
The closures prompted a widespread outcry last year when initial concerns over external walls at Oxgangs Primary lead to widespread structural issues coming to light.  Picture: Julie Bull

Edinburgh schools shut for 500 days over building fears

Education 17
NHS Lothian is facing a huge bill for agency staff.

NHS Lothian pay £1500 for agency nurse to cover ONE shift

Health 23
Anti Donald Trump protesters gather at Waverley Gate. Picture: Greg Macvean

Protests in Edinburgh as Donald Trump is sworn in as US president

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Former First Minister Alex Salmond said that Donald Trump has a character problem. Picture: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

Alex Salmond reacts to Donald Trump’s inaugural address

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President Donald Trump. Picture: AP

Trump ‘excommunicated’ by Edinburgh ‘nuns’

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Reports of noisy sex parties have angered residents across Edinburgh.

Noisy sex parties disturbing residents in Edinburgh

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Edinburgh ‘tourist tax’ lined up for next year

Edinburgh 38

Mel Gibson: Braveheart ‘woke something up’ in Scottish politics

Politics 46

Defence Minister’s blunder relocates Redford to Fife

Politics 3

Clydesdale reveals list of 40 Scottish branches set to close

Business 24
John Richardson closes the doors at Ripping Records for the last time. Picture Ian Rutherford

Rock bands and customers party at ‘wake’ for Ripping Records shop

Entertainment
Mother India Cafe, Infirmary St, Edinburgh.

10 of the best Indian restaurants in Edinburgh

Edinburgh 3
Redford Barracks Army base, Colinton Road Pic: Greg Macvean

Defence Minister’s blunder relocates Redford to Fife

Politics 3
79 Clydesdale and Yorkshire Bank branches are set to close. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Clydesdale reveals list of 40 Scottish branches set to close

Business 24