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Edinburgh Revellers Put On Red Alert

By at July 4, 2014 | 11:10 am | 0 Comment

holi one music festival

Last chance to bag a colour festival ticket for HOLI ONE It’s being billed as the hottest ticket in town and if you’re quick, you could still book your place at one of the UK’s most unique music festivals. The first event of its kind in Scotland, there is just one day to go until the HOLI ONE Colour Festival descends on Edinburgh. Taking place on 5th July from

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The Fun Erupts at Our Dynamic Earth!

By at July 1, 2014 | 5:29 pm | 0 Comment

Our Dynamic Earth, Edinburgh Gallery

Things are hotting up at Our Dynamic Earth this summer, as the five star attraction overflows with volcanic action. Making its debut at the attraction is the explosive ‘Supervolcanoes’ in the awe-inspiring ShowDome. Visitors get to witness volcanoes at their mightiest as they are taken on a thrilling journey: flying from giant volcanoes on other planets, to the

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Levitation artist Johan Lorbeer in Scotland for first time

By at June 27, 2014 | 2:48 pm | 0 Comment

Edinburgh International Magic Festival is delighted to announce the performance of German levitation artist Johan Lorbeer on the Grassmarket this weekend. [caption id="attachment_5274" align="alignright" width="358"] Johan Lorbeer Levitation[/caption] Johan will be exhibiting his still life performance titled "Tarzan Standing Leg" outside 'The Lot' on the 28th and

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New technology to transform homecare

By at June 24, 2014 | 5:00 pm | 0 Comment

Mobile application uses predictive analytics to identify patients at risk and reduce hospital admissions A ‘well-being’ App has been developed that will benefit frail and vulnerable people being cared for in their own homes by helping prevent accidents and injuries and therefore will ultimately reduce hospital admissions. The pioneering technology uses predictive

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Tuk Tuk Is Streets Ahead In Indian Dining

By at June 17, 2014 | 6:46 pm | 0 Comment

Tuk Tuk Edinburgh Indian

TUK TUK, the restaurant that has changed the face of Indian dining in Scotland, is celebrating its bumper first year of success with the launch of a new menu. TUK TUK, found on the corner of Edinburgh’s Leven Street, has delighted more than 50,000 diners in the last 12 months with its unique take on the Indian tradition of street food. Frustrated by the

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Baby Catshark Born at Deep Sea World

By at June 16, 2014 | 2:14 pm | 0 Comment

Baby catshark and egg case

Aquarists at Deep Sea World, Scotland’s national aquarium, are celebrating after the birth of a baby shark, with more due to hatch out soon. The tiny shark, a member of the native catshark family, is thriving in a special nursery tank at the aquarium - safely away from the attentions of its larger cousins. Staff at the award-winning wildlife attraction say they are

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Armed Forces Bands Combine for ‘Proms’ Concert

By at June 14, 2014 | 6:14 pm | 0 Comment

Armed Forces band concert Edinburgh

Three Armed Forces Bands Combine for Edinburgh ‘Proms’ Concert 19:30,Thursday 19 June 2014, Edinburgh Usher Hall Andy Gregory of the Band of HM Royal Marines Scotland and his army colleague Captain Tony Williams of the Royal Regt of Scotland Band came up with the idea, and the Pipes & Drums from RAF Leuchars, led by Pipe Major Ian Hughes, agreed to

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M&S Creates Buzz At Royal Highland Show

By at June 12, 2014 | 11:53 pm | 0 Comment

royal highland show

If you’re looking for something fun to do with the kids this month then look no further than the Marks & Spencer stand at the Royal Highland Show from 19-22 June. With a focus on animal welfare and conservation, young visitors to this year’s stand will get the chance to get hands on and learn more about the importance of protecting Scotland’s wildlife. The

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Edinburgh Castle hosts a live concert for BBC One this summer

By at June 5, 2014 | 4:19 pm | 0 Comment

edinburgh castle concert

A spectacular concert Live at Edinburgh Castle with a glittering array of big names will be shown on BBC One, ahead of the opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. Presented by The One Show’s Alex Jones on Saturday 19 July, Scotland’s capital city will be welcoming a wide range of international musical acts, including, Kaiser Chiefs, Smokey Robinson,

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The 5th Annual Edinburgh International Magic Festival

By at May 26, 2014 | 9:13 pm | 0 Comment

Edinburgh Magic Festival

Eight days of outstanding performances from the world’s best magicians The fifth Edinburgh International Magic Festival will once again bring the most innovative and talented performers from all over the world to Edinburgh from 27 June - 4 July 2014. This year magic collides with theatre, science, comedy, history, sideshow, technology and psychology as performers

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