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Lothian Buses scrap ‘cheapest airport’ bus link with 35 rebrand

Lothian is to upgrade the 35 service bus fleet, rebranding the route to a Skylink 300 in a move that will end the standard fare route to Edinburgh Airport.

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The planned new cycle path on The Mound.

Readers respond to the new cycle path plans

The unveiling of two new planned cycle paths through the city has generated huge interest.

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Edinburgh man accused of assaulting two babies

Edinburgh man accused of assaulting two babies

A MAN is due to go on trial accused of assaulting two babies.

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John Lewis Depot, Bonnington Road Lane, Edinburgh. Pic: Lisa Ferguson.

John Lewis plans for new homes on Leith depot site

John Lewis has lodged an application to build flats on the site of its Leith Warehouse after plans to relocate the distribution centre were announced at the start of the year.

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Edinburgh robbers shouted ‘it’s the police’ before barging into house

Edinburgh robbers shouted ‘it’s the police’ before barging into house

TWO men claimed to be police as they barged into a woman’s house and robbed her of money and designer jewellery.

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Ryanair will cancel 50 flights a day for the next 6 weeks.

Ryanair cancellations: These are your rights

Ryanair cancelled more than 160 flights this weekend, with roughly the same number failing to operate over the next three days as a result of staff holiday anomalies.

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Police Scotland unveils dual English-Gaelic logo

Police Scotland unveils dual English-Gaelic logo

Police Scotland has introduced its dual language logo in both English and Gaelic.

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Leonardo Hotels offers the appropriate room product

Hotel becomes first in Scotland to launch ‘women friendly rooms’

It’s a move that may raise eyebrows with some.

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Winemaker gives profits from bottles created in memory of parents to charity

SOME people might run a marathon or host a coffee morning to raise money for good causes.

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Picture; Traffic Scotland

Delays at Hermiston Gait following accident

Drivers have been warned of delays of up to 15 minutes following an accident at Hermiston Gait.

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Aldi are set to launch a wine calendar

Aldi launch wine advent calendar

If you’re partial to a festive drink or two throughout December you’ll be able to raise a toast with every calendar door.

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Waverly Development

Work progressing at £200m New Waverley site

A 7.5 acre site at the heart of the city centre is going through a dramatic metamorphosis.

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Edinburgh is experiencing a population boom, with some catchment areas potentially needing changed.

Edinburgh Council may ‘make changes to school catchment areas’

Edinburgh Council has said it may have to make changes to school catchment areas in a bid to cope with the soaring number of people coming to the Capital according to reports.

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Footfall on Princes Street at the beginning of the year was down on last year's figures. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Edinburgh continues to be most prosperous city outside London

Edinburgh continues to be the most prosperous UK city outside London with lower unemployment and higher disposable income than anywhere else.

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An artist's impression of one of the proposed new cycle lanes for west Edinburgh. Picture: contributed

£12m dedicated cycling network to be installed in Edinburgh

A £12 MILLION dedicated cycling network is set to transform travel in the Capital.

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An earlier incident on the Queensferry Crossing. Picture; Traffic Scotland

Delays on Queensferry Crossing due to road traffic incident

Drivers are being urged to plan ahead after it was reported that there were delays on the Queensferry Crossing following a road traffic incident.

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Firefighters tackled the large blaze overnight. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Firefighters tackle overnight blaze at Bo’ness recycling centre

Firefighters are tackling a large blaze at a recycling centre in Bo’ness.

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Commuters are seen on the platform at Parsons Green station in London, Monday. Picture; AP

Parsons Green: Terror suspect ‘has links to Edinburgh’

One of the men being questioned by police investigating last week’s London bombing is understood to have links to Scotland.

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The 34-year-old Scotsman set a new world record for circumnavigating the globe on a bike when he arrived at the Arc de Triomphe in Paris today. Picture: Getty Images

Mark Beaumont smashes 80-day around the world cycle record

Ultra-endurance cyclist Mark Beaumont says he feels elation and “utter relief” after obliterating the record for travelling around the world on a bike.

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A collage of the Waverley Market site over the years.

In pictures: Waverley Market throughout the years

THERE has been a communal market area in the Waverley valley at the east end of Princes Street for well over a century.

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