Glasgow aims to beat Edinburgh in improving air quality
Glasgow has insisted that it will beat Edinburgh in the race to establish Scotland’s first Low Emission Zone (LEZ), which will ban the most polluting vehicles from parts of the city centre in an attempt to improve air quality.
Edinburgh’s street characters: Mary and her organ-pulling pony
It’s safe to say that Edinburgh has had no shortage of colourful characters over the decades. Maybe it’s something in the Water of Leith or the result of having spent about 800 years all crammed together on a wee strip of volcanic crag and tail. Confined spaces are surely a breeding ground for eccentric characters.