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Discover Ancient Games at the National Museum

By at January 25, 2018 | 8:25 pm | 0 Comment

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SOURCE: Facebook/National Museum of Scotland Entertainment in Older Times: Discover Ancient Games and More at the National Museum of Scotland Edinburgh is a vibrant and exciting city with a lot of great bars and pubs to hang out with friends and have fun – but besides its legendary nightlife, it is also a city of culture and prides itself in being one of the

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The best places to celebrate Burns Night in Edinburgh

By at January 25, 2018 | 9:00 am | 0 Comment

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Whether you’re Scottish or you’re a tourist wanting to sample a truly authentic Burns Night experience, there’s no better place to celebrate Scotland’s best-loved national poet and lyricist than Edinburgh. Born on 25th January 1759, Robert Burns is still regarded to this very day as one of the pioneers of the Romantic movement, becoming a figurehead for

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Dynamic Earth Secures Funding Towards New Out of this World Experience

By at January 25, 2018 | 9:00 am | 0 Comment

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Visitors to five star Edinburgh attraction, Dynamic Earth, are one giant leap closer to observing the Earth from space without ever having to leave their seats, thanks to a generous £80,000 donation. The venue currently houses an interactive, digital 360° cinema, to tell the story of planet Earth through fun and educational films. Now, with the £80k anchor funding

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Photography graduate explores Remains of the Past

By at January 24, 2018 | 9:00 am | 0 Comment

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New Edinburgh Exhibition An Edinburgh College Photography graduate is showcasing her award-winning historically themed portrait work in a new exhibition. Remains of the Past, an exhibition by Leesa Tulloch, features contemporary portraits shot in the style of historical paintings. The free exhibition is on at the Creative Exchange in Edinburgh until Thursday 8

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Mountain Film Festival – The Long Road To Adventure

By at January 12, 2018 | 3:07 pm | 0 Comment

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Edinburgh Mountain Film Festival Epic journeys are the key focus of the 15th Edinburgh Mountain Film Festival – 3-4 February 2018, George Square Theatre, Edinburgh. Kite-surfing across the Greenlandic ice cap, paddling through the Amazon in a self-made dugout canoe and various self-powered journeys around the world form some of the intriguing stories to be

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International Science Festival

By at January 5, 2018 | 8:00 am | 0 Comment

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Right now, we’re looking for makers from far and wide to get involved in the 2018 Edinburgh Mini Maker Faire. If you make something with your hands - be it electronic, digital, art or craft - then you’re exactly who we’re looking for! Apply before 5pm Wednesday 31 January. 2018 dates for your diary include: Our 2018 Festival runs 31 March –15

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Edinburgh Short Film Festival Submissions Open

By at January 2, 2018 | 9:38 pm | 0 Comment

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Submissions Now Open for 2018! Screening the best in International contemporary short film & programming for other festivals across the UK & Internationally, the ESFF is now open for submission for short film-makers! We're offering cash prizes for Best Film, Best Animation and Best Scottish Film But that's not all! This year, we're also excited to be

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Jannica Honey: When The Blackbird Sings

By at December 20, 2017 | 12:44 am | 0 Comment

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Swedish photographer Jannica Honey to stage inaugural solo exhibition at Edinburgh’s Arusha Gallery Arusha Gallery is delighted to announce the Edinburgh-based photographer Jannica Honey will be the subject of its spring exhibition, opening in March 2018. The award-winning artist will present a new series of nearly 30 works (digital giclee prints), When the

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Gilded Balloon comedy at the Basement Theatre

By at December 18, 2017 | 2:00 pm | 0 Comment

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Gilded Balloon unveils bumper Spring Programme at the Basement Theatre Gilded Balloon’s second season in the West End boasts Desiree Burch, Elf Lyons, Richard Gadd, Dive Queer Party, a literary rave, bad movies and, of course, stovies  Following a successful debut, Gilded Balloon is proud to unveil its second season of curated work at the Basement Theatre.  “The

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Great Ideas for Christmas in Edinburgh

By at December 12, 2017 | 12:31 pm | 0 Comment

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(CC BY-SA 2.0) by caitriana Due to the worldwide fame of the Hogmanay celebrations, Edinburgh and other parts of Scotland are already a hugely popular destination for New Year’s Eve. What you might not already know, however, is that Edinburgh is one of the best places in the UK to spend the Christmas season as well. This is Edinburgh’s first Christmas

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