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Andy Gray as Buttons  Grant Stott as Hibernia Hardup  Allan Stewart as Fairy May

Review: Cinderella - Kings of panto reign supreme

Entertainment
Gary Lamont

7 shows to see at the Gilded Balloon’s Rose Theatre

Entertainment

Here’s where you can watch classic Christmas films in Edinburgh

Entertainment
EPT in Jack and the Beanstalk: Scarlett Massie, Alistair Brown, Mags Swan, Derek Ward

Hiss and boo and cheers too as EPT head up the beanstalk with Jack

Entertainment
Allan Stewart  and Dame Liam Rudden

Liam Rudden: From church halls to plush theatres, panto is magical

Opinion
Scottish finance secretary Derek Mackay will unveil his budget plans next week.

Open letter warns of 'severe impact' on economy if arts cuts are imposed

News
Biker Santas. Picture: Contributed

Edinburgh Cheer: Biking santas help raise charity funds

Festivals
Hogmanay celebrations have changed in the city since the Tron Kirk was the place to be

Colin Montgomery: Yearning for the gift of Christmas past

Opinion

Canadian artist accused of ripping off Edinburgh Fringe images

Festivals

Edinburgh Festival: Royal Mile ‘soft target’ for terror before barriers

Politics

Exploring the ‘hidden’ side of the Edinburgh International Festival

Entertainment

Skye band to create score for choreographed Edinburgh Hogmanay fireworks

Entertainment

When festive means sweaty Bruce Willis

Opinion
Culture secretary Fiona Hyslop says the government has been 'working relentlessly' to mitigate Creative Scotland's decline in lottery income.

Creative Scotland wins extra funding to offset lottery slump

Entertainment
Santa on the beach.

Travel: Escape the mayhem and enjoy warmer climates during Christmas period

News
Christmas at the Gendarmenmarkt.

Travel: A sparkling taste of Christmas in Germany’s capital city of contrasts

News
A man attempted to smuggle 11kg of drugs through the airport. Stock image

Man ‘attempted to smuggle 11kg of cannabis’ through Edinburgh Airport

Edinburgh
A 16.8 million overhaul of the Scottish National Gallery in Edinburgh was due for completion in 2018.

National Gallery revamp going over budget despite being cut back

Entertainment
Yotel hotel brand has announced plans to open its first hotel in Scotland, which it says will provide an alternative to "traditional" offerings. Picture; PA

Yotel comes to Scotland with first hotel in Edinburgh’s New Town

Business 3

Take a look at Lothian’s festive bus timetable

News

Travel: Food glorious food and luxury living in the capital

News

First look: New images released of £20m hotel planned for Old Town

Business 1

Black Friday sale offers Edinburgh - New York flights for £140

Edinburgh

Dundee's European culture capital bid sunk by Brexit 'bombshell'

Entertainment
Inside Bruntsfield's stylish new bar and hotel, Black Ivy.

Exclusive first look: Stylish Bruntsfield bar Black Ivy revealed

Entertainment
There have been claims that the plans were turned down due to snobbery

Claims of snobbery after plan for festive bar turned down

News
Malones on the Mall refused permission for Christmas pop-up.
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Malones outdoor bar denied Christmas pop-up space on Waverley Mall

City Centre

Haymarket institution Diane’s Pool Hall closes its doors

News

Be among the first to dine at The Gaucho, Edinburgh

Entertainment

Five things not to miss at this weekend’s Meats & Beats Festival

Entertainment
Marcus Wareing

Food and Drink: Masterchef’s judge Marcus Wareing gives some classic recipes a twist

The pop-up will feature food and drink. Picture: Edinburgh Watchtower Facebook

The festive food and drink pop-up in an Edinburgh graveyard

Edinburgh

Edinburgh welcomes Tennent’s Rude-olph the reindeer

Edinburgh
Culture secretary Fiona Hyslop says the government has been 'working relentlessly' to mitigate Creative Scotland's decline in lottery income.

Creative Scotland wins extra funding to offset lottery slump

Entertainment
Tom Farmer lends a hand as the Paolozzi Sculptures are moved from outside St Mary's Cathedral at the top of Leith Walk. Picture: Scott Louden

Paolozzi sculptures rehomed ahead of top of Leith Walk overhaul

Broughton 1
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon (left) and Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood at the Scottish National Party conference at the SEC Centre in Glasgow. Picture: Jane Barlow/PA Wire

Nicola Sturgeon to give free childcare to under-fives by 2020

Politics
The pound has made gains despite the gloomy reports. Picture: John Devlin

Unclaimed estates with Edinburgh connections could reveal secret millionaires

Edinburgh
More than six children are taken into care every week.

‘Appalling’ stats show six children a week end up in care

News
Fiona Petrie's unborn child can be seen in the heat camera. Picture: Landmark Forest Adventure Park/Fiona Petrie

Pregnant mum’s surprise ‘sneak peak’ of unborn child on heat cam

News
Will Ferrell stars as Buddy in Elf

Catch your favourite Christmas films in Edinburgh

Entertainment
Star Wars: The Last Jedi opens in cinemas nationwide on Thursday. Picture: AP/Lucasfilm

Star Wars: The Last Jedi - Edinburgh’s links with the Galaxy Far Far Away

Edinburgh
Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker in Star Wars: The Last Jedi.

MOVIES: Star Wars: The Last Jedi - Mark Hamill, Daisy Ridley and John Boyega interview

Entertainment