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The New Walking App in Edinburgh

By at April 1, 2018 | 9:00 am | 0 Comment

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The Tramble App has just been launched in Edinburgh and invites you to complete 60 minute walking challenges in various places across the city. Take on 10 questions based on what you see along the route. Tramble also guarantee you will see something you have always missed before and will support independent businesses along the way. Download the App today on

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Science Festival Top Picks For Easter Weekend!

By at March 30, 2018 | 3:37 pm | 0 Comment

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Whether you're looking for a hit of psychology or a masterclass in beer, we've got your weekend covered with our top five adult picks 1. Getcha Head in the Game - concussion is a major issue affecting contact sport and Scotland are leading efforts in sport and medicine to address this. Enjoy a 241 discount quoting SFHEALTH241. 2. Universilly Challenged -

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Gilded Balloon unveils shows for Edinburgh Fringe

By at March 30, 2018 | 1:01 am | 0 Comment

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Luisa Omielan, Zoe Lyons, reigning So You Think You’re Funny? champion Maisie Adam and Rhod Gilbert are among the first Fringe shows announced  Gilded Balloon is thrilled to announce that their first round of Edinburgh Fringe shows are now on sale. Fresh from filming her BBC 3 series of the same name, comedy phenomenon Luisa Omielan returns to the Fringe

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Easter Egg-sploring at Dynamic Earth

By at March 24, 2018 | 9:02 am | 0 Comment

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Easter is set to be cracking at Edinburgh’s five-star attraction, Dynamic Earth this year, with a whole host of fun-filled “egg-speriences” that are both in and out of this world.
From 31 March until 15 April, a ticket for Dynamic Earth will also include access to a string of exciting activities, which are guaranteed to entertain and inspire.
Each event offers engaging and hands on activities and workshops, providing fun for all of the family. From taking part in food chain Jenga and becoming a drone pilot with Operation Earth, to exploring the city’s local outdoor spaces and looking for wildlife with Nature Detectives.

Kids are: Alexa Paton (chinese girl), Jessica Broadwood (long hair), Finlay Gibbs and Callan Gibbs (youngest).

Lesley Martin
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Easter is set to be cracking at Edinburgh’s five-star attraction, Dynamic Earth this year, with a whole host of fun-filled “egg-speriences” that are both in and out of this world.  From 31 March until 15 April, a ticket for Dynamic Earth will also include access to a string of exciting activities, which are guaranteed to entertain and inspire.  Special events

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7 things to do at night time in Edinburgh

By at March 23, 2018 | 12:07 am | 0 Comment

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Stuck in Edinburgh for the night? There are worse places to be. There is something for everybody in Scotland’s second city. Whether you fancy a night of clubbing or a trip to the theatre, we’ve got you covered. Edinburgh Nightclubs Edinburgh is well known for its nightlife, particularly in the Old Town part of the city. Sneaky Pete’s is a relatively small

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Edinburgh Business Awards Finalist

By at March 22, 2018 | 9:30 am | 0 Comment

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The finalists for the Edinburgh Business Awards have been announced and Dean Jones Hairdressing has been shortlisted for Best Hair Salon. After countless nominations from the public Dean Jones was confirmed as a leader within this field. Along with five other finalists the salon now face a six week wait until winners are announced at the black tie ceremony on Sunday 29th

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Creative talents set to transform streets of Leith

By at March 20, 2018 | 2:55 pm | 0 Comment

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The Window Wanderland concept, which transforms everyday streets into outdoor art galleries, is coming to the streets of Leith for the first time this month (on 17 March from 6-9PM), giving the community the chance to show off their creative talents.  The event is being organised by Port of Leith Housing Association’s (PoLHA) subsidiary company, Quay Community

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Edinburgh International Festival Launches 14 March

By at March 11, 2018 | 10:00 am | 0 Comment

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The Edinburgh International Festival is getting ready to reveal the official 2018 programme on the evening of 14 March 2018. The Edinburgh International Festival is an unparalleled celebration of the performing arts and an annual meeting point for peoples of all nations. With a deep commitment to virtuosity and originality, it presents some of the finest performers

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YMCA Scotland supports body image campaign

By at March 2, 2018 | 9:00 am | 0 Comment

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YMCA Scotland supports body image campaign after research shows half of young people are bullied about their looks YMCA Scotland has thrown its support behind the Be Real Campaign after new YMCA research revealed today that half of young people have been bullied about the way they look, with two fifths of those experiencing this bullying at least once a week.

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Run Scotland in two days

By at February 28, 2018 | 1:21 pm | 0 Comment

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Run Scotland in two days with the new Ultra Tour of Arran Rat Race to stage a new 100km off-road running challenge on the Isle of Arran - Scotland in miniature - on Saturday 14 and Sunday 15 April 2018  On 14 and 15 April 2018, Race Race Adventure Sports, the UK’s favourite adventure challenge event organiser, 50% of whose annual events are staged in Scotland,

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