OAPs denied parking permission near own homes

DISTRESSED pensioners were told they would lose their parking permits – because their doors faced the wrong direction.

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Stockbridge Primary. Picture: Ian Rutherford

Kids could be left without classroom due to planning gaffe

Children at an overcrowded city centre school could be left without a classroom at the start of the next school year – after the council’s own planning department failed to grant permission in time for building work to be completed.

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Shoppers rush to grab a bargain. Pictures: SWNS

Stockbridge Shelter charity shop sale takes £2000 in an hour

THE ANNUAL Shelter Scotland sale in Stockbridge made £2,000 in just an hour with bargains including a unique set of Russian dolls.

A fire appliance is in attendance at a blaze in St Vincent Place.

Fire blacks out Stockbridge streets on chilly night

A FIRE has caused a power blackout in Stockbridge as temperatures plunged across the Capital tonight.

The plans for the redeveloped Raeburn Place, Michael Laid Architects

Raeburn Place set to become new home of Lacrosse Scotland

LACROSSE will open its Scottish headquarters in the Capital following hte development of an historic green space.

Chameleon focuses equally on good food and expertly made cocktails. Picture: Chameleon/Facebook

The new Edinburgh cocktail and tapas bar where you shape the menu

One of the newest bars to open in Edinburgh, Chameleon is a cocktail and tapas bar with a twist.

Comely bank Road, postcard circa 1912. Picture: Historic Environment Scotland

In pictures: New exhibition uncovers Comely Bank history

THE history of an Edinburgh suburb has been revealed in a new exhibition spanning 200 years.

Emergency services are on the scene.

Cyclist hit by tour bus in Blackhall crash

A cyclist appears to have escaped unscathed after an incident with a tour bus in Blackhall on Monday evening.

Anthony Nolan beat blood cancer thanks to a stem cell transplant. Picture: contributed

Stockbridge sports coach ‘owes life to a stranger’

A SPORTS coach has fought his way back to health – after receiving lifesaving stem cells from a stranger.

Noel Cowan standing outside the newly restored cafe after heritage work was completed. Picture: JP

Café shop front restored to former glory thanks to grant

A MUCH-LOVED Stockbridge café has become the latest business to benefit from a scheme aimed at restoring the Capital’s shop fronts to their former glory.

Connor Laurie, Hannah Roberts,  David Shand and Bruce McLaren show off the monster catch. Picture: Andrew O'Brien

Edinburgh fishmonger takes in ‘largest halibut in 30 years’

A fishmonger in Edinburgh has taken delivery of the largest halibut the shop has seen in its 26-year history.

Annual duck race at Stockbridge. Picture: TSPL

Hundreds take part in Stockbridge Duck Race

Hundreds of plastic ducks are released into the Water of Leith as part of the annual Stockbridge Duck Race.

2 ducklings have been rescued from a drain. Picture; SSPCA

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.

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

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.

Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Alcohol free bar DRY opens in Stockbridge

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

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.

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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