Browsing Month May, 2015

Edinburgh College ready to serve a treat for the tastebuds

By at May 22, 2015 | 2:43 pm | 0 Comment

Edinburgh College hospitality and professional cookery students get ready to serve up a treat at the college’s food and drink festival. L-R: Vicki Doonan, Hongmei Zhang, Jade Fraser, Jackie Campbell, Louise Withers, Francis Quintanilla, Callum Dunn, Emson Nyazika

(Picture above: Edinburgh College hospitality and professional cookery students get ready to serve up a treat at the college’s food and drink festival. L-R: Vicki Doonan, Hongmei Zhang, Jade Fraser, Jackie Campbell, Louise Withers, Francis Quintanilla, Callum Dunn, Emson Nyazika) Edinburgh College will open its larder and put on a feast for the city and

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Baby Waverley just the ticket for Borders Railway

By at May 18, 2015 | 3:07 pm | 1 Comments

Deloitte GlasgowPic Peter Devlin

 Baby girl’s middle name inspired by new route  The rebirth of the Borders Railway has been celebrated by two former project employees who have named their daughter after the long awaited new line. Odell-May Waverley Black, whose middle name was inspired by the landmark project, was born just five months before the railway is due to open. Odell-May's parents,

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Embrace the adventure at the Edinburgh Magic Fest

By at May 17, 2015 | 12:21 pm | 0 Comment

Edinburgh Magic Festival 2015

Awake in wonder… Edinburgh International Magic Festival  26 June - 4 July 2015 The sixth Edinburgh International Magic Festival transforms into a world of dreams – a hub for magic, illusion and wonder. Audiences are invited to embrace the adventure as some of the world’s most accomplished magicians take over Edinburgh’s Summerhall this summer from 26 June

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Free men’s haircuts at Edinburgh College

By at May 12, 2015 | 10:14 am | 0 Comment

Students from Edinburgh College barbering courses are offering free men’s haircuts at the Granton Campus Hair and Beauty Academy The Hair and Beauty department at the college is looking for clients to come along and get their hair cut and styled by the gents barbering classes at the training salon. For a limited time only these men’s haircuts and styling are

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Band of Locals set to tackle Cramond Beach Litter

By at May 7, 2015 | 11:58 am | 0 Comment

The Princes Trust Group, Dalkeith, joins Scott Munro, General Manager M&S Gyle Centre (centre), with findings from today’s beach clean

BAND OF LOCAL M&S VOLUNTEERS SET TO TACKLE CRAMOND BEACH LITTER WITH HELP OF EDINBURGH WESTERN MSP COLIN KEIR  WHEN: Monday 11th May. Beach clean begins at 10.30am.  WHERE: Cramond Causeway, Edinburgh, EH4 6HU. On street parking is available next to the entrance to the beach. WHAT: THIS Monday, the Edinburgh community will descend Cramond Beach as part of

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UK’s first data service for towns and cities launches

By at May 4, 2015 | 6:07 pm | 0 Comment

Margaret Burgess MSP (Minister for Housing and Welfare) launches the Understanding Scottish Places Toolkit, in Musselburgh.

Edinburgh demonstrates most entrepreneurial spirit when compared with other major cities A consortium, made up of the Carnegie UK Trust, Scotland’s Towns Partnership, the Centre for Local Economic Strategies (CLES), and the University of Stirling, has unveiled the UK’s first online tool to help understand the facts, figures and interrelationships that underpin all

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