Ducklings rescued from Stockbridge drain

The Scottish SPCA is caring for two young ducklings after they were spotted walking down a street near Stockbridge.

New light cast on famous brothel in Edinburgh’s New Town

New light cast on famous brothel in Edinburgh’s New Town

PRIM in her sumptuous fur coat draped over the classic uniform of twinset and pearls, the well-spoken and elegant middle-aged woman’s image was that of archetypal Morningside matron.

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Workmen on site at Raeburn Place. 
Picture: Ian Rutherford

Work starts on Edinburgh Accies’ ground revamp

DEVELOPERS say work has begun on the £16 million new home for Edinburgh Accies in Stockbridge - despite an ongoing legal row

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An Edinburgh couple have raised enough money to feed children at an orphanage. Picture; contributed

Couple’s ‘wedding gift’ raises £5k for Liberian orphans

TYING the knot is a pivotal moment for any couple – but the excitement of the big day wasn’t enough to stop one couple from thinking of others.

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Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Alcohol free bar DRY opens in Stockbridge

FOR some, the idea of a night out with no alcohol is ludicrous.

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Forensics experts were on the scene

Girl, 8, still fighting for life after Edinburgh ‘stabbing’

AN eight-year-old girl is still fighting for her life in hospital after allegedly being stabbed as she slept.

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Forensics still on scene as eight-year-old ‘fights for life’ after Edinburgh stabbing

Forensic officers are still present at a house on Danube Street where an eight year-old girl was allegedly stabbed.

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Proposed site of M&S simply food development - in comely Bank, Edinburgh.

M&S food will be anchor store at new Stockbridge development

A MARKS & Spencer food shop is to be the anchor store at the new Edinburgh Accies development in Stockbridge.

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An artist's impression of the proposed shop front. Picture:  Michael Laird Architects.

Hollywood legends to make Edinburgh stage debut

THEY’RE Hollywood royalty known the world over, but next October Ali MacGraw and Ryan O’Neal will swap the arc lights and exotic international locations for the stage of the Festival Theatre, when they star in the UK tour of AR Gurney’s Love Letters.


Family flee from Stockbridge house fire

A YOUNG family were forced to flee their home after a fierce blaze broke out in the middle of the night and burned through their roof.

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Meg Smith - competing in the British finals of the Natural Bodybuildigngshow

Liberton bodybuilder heading to world championships

A YOUNG woman whose dreams of becoming a professional dancer were shattered by injury has fought back to become the UK’s top “natural” bodybuilder.

Rachel Hazell will be selling origami lights, bookbinding kits and handmade notebooks from her home. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Local artists to sell work at Stockbridge’s Creative Colonies

HOMES in the historic Stockbridge Colonies will throw open their doors to the public this weekend to allow local artists and designers an opportunity to sell their creations to the public.

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The Scran and Scallie has scooped a top award. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Scran and Scallie in Stockbridge scoops top Michelin Guide award

STOCKBRIDGE gastropub The Scran & Scallie has been awarded a prestigious Bib Gourmand in the 2017 Michelin Guide.

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Susannah Morgan says hanging bags on railings works well and fears communal bins won't be emptied regularly.

Council plans for more bins despite crisis in emptying current ones

Council chiefs are set to press ahead with introducing another 33 communal bins – despite the crisis they have over emptying the current ones.

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Jane Perfect, Andrew McIntosh, Nic Williams, Carsteen Thillemann, Line Kn�ss enjoying a Pickerings Gin

Stockbridge Local raises £1500 for elderly charity

MORE than 100 Stockbridge residents and traders from Stockbridge have raised £1500 for a local cause in a charity evening.

Stockbridge Market. Picture: Rich Dyson

What’s on and what’s new in Stockbridge

Singled out as the best place to live in Scotland, Stockbridge visitors will be familiar with its character, history and vibrancy.

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Scott Ramsay is urging people to become organ donors. Picture: Gareth Easton

Stockbridge man waiting for kidney backs donor campaign

An Edinburgh man facing a wait for a life-saving transplant has backed the drive to increase the number of people on the NHS Organ Donor Register.

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Bruce Thompson has successfully challenged his statutory repairs bill. Picture: Ian Georgeson

Stockbridge pensioner’s bill cut after long-running repairs dispute with council

A pensioner who battled with the council for seven years over statutory repairs has finally reached a settlement – paying the amount he was originally quoted right at the start of the row.

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James Parker, Charles Mackenzie and Ian Andrews are setting off from Edinburgh to Mongolia in their Morris Minor. Picture: Scott Louden

Edinburgh trio embark on an 18-country charity road trip

It is the ultimate road trip – a 10,000-mile odyssey through deserts, mountains and 

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