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ENTCS launches Scottish Cookery Classic

By at August 17, 2019 | 12:00 pm | 0 Comment


Professional chefs at Edinburgh New Town Cookery School have launched a bespoke Scottish cookery class for visitors to Scotland.  Due to popular demand, the school has created the half-day course so people can learn how to cook the classics, from Cullen Skink to Haggis bon bons. Ideal for small groups, the Scottish Cookery Classic typically lasts a few hours and

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The Scottish Cafe & Restaurant Fresh Makeover

By at August 12, 2019 | 9:02 am | 0 Comment

06.08.2019. Contini Scottish Cafe and Restaurant at the Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh.

The Scottish Cafe & Restaurant in Edinburgh has re-opened its doors to the public in time for the capital’s Festival season, following an extensive seven-month refurbishment. The independent, family business is owned and operated by Edinburgh restaurateurs, Victor and Carina Contini. The fresh new look interior champions many Scottish designers and the menu

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Ring In 2020 With Syle At Private Scottish Castle

By at August 9, 2019 | 9:02 am | 0 Comment


Luxury Scottish exclusive use venue, Dundas Castle, is offering one lucky group the chance to ring in the New Year with an unmissable private stay package.   Unusually this year, the Castle, has last minute availability for a unique and special Hogmanay residential experience. Catered and arranged for a group of up to 20 people, the magic starts with Afternoon

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Finalist SESH Hairdressing At The British Hairdressing Awards

By at August 7, 2019 | 9:02 am | 0 Comment

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SIMON HILL OF SESH HAIRDRESSING NAMED AS A FINALIST AT HAIRDRESSER’S JOURNAL’S BRITISH HAIRDRESSING AWARDS 2019 Now in its fourth decade, the British Hairdressing Awards hosted by Hairdressers Journal International has been supported since its inception by Schwarzkopf Professional. To be a finalist is quite something; it takes a standout salon, a phenomenal

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Autumn Winter 2019 Hair Trends

By at August 6, 2019 | 9:02 am | 0 Comment


AW19 is just around the corner and there are lots of different hairstyles and colours to be aware of as the seasons change. We caught up with two of Edinburgh’s top hairdressing experts to get the lowdown on what we can expect and how we can stay ahead of the trend game this Autumn/Winter.  Quotes from Simon Hill, Owner of SESH Hairdressing  Centre partings

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Single Malt Whisky Distilling Returns After 100 Years

By at August 4, 2019 | 9:02 am | 0 Comment

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Holyrood Distillery officially opens -  the launch of the first whisky distillery in Edinburgh for nearly 100 years.  Tours of the distillery which also makes gin began today and will run daily throughout the year.

Holyrood Distillery opens its doors and welcomes visitors to the first operational single malt distillery in the capital since 1925 It is a historic moment for Edinburgh and the Scotch whisky industry as Holyrood Distillery opens its doors to bring single malt whisky distilling back to the centre of the capital for the first time in almost 100 years. This morning,

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Edinburgh – Bright Bus Tours has arrived, just £10

By at July 31, 2019 | 9:02 am | 0 Comment


Auld Reekie. Edina. Edinburgh - Bright Bus Tours has arrived at last! The not boring bus tour – we offer multilingual commentary, written by a true Edinburgh local to really give you an insight into Scotland’s Capital. They can’t wait to meet you, You might have spotted the bright orange buses around town, or even their friendly team on Waverley

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Summer is Here as The Hub Terrace is Open!

By at July 26, 2019 | 9:02 am | 0 Comment

The Hub Outdoor Terrace 2-min

Edinburgh’s stunning landmark venue, The Hub, has opened its outdoor terrace for the busy summer season. Right at the heart of the city’s famous Royal Mile, The Hub is home to the Edinburgh International Festival and with its popular café and superb events spaces, it is the place to be during the festival season.  Only a stone’s throw from Edinburgh Castle

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Best Skincare & Makeup To Use During A Heatwave

By at July 24, 2019 | 9:02 am | 0 Comment


QUOTES FROM STACEY WHITTAKER, AWARD WINNING MAKEUP ARTIST  Applying your makeup during a heatwave for it to melt or slide off only a couple of hours later is frustrating and very annoying. There are a couple of top tips that will help your makeup last longer and remember that less is more during super-hot days. Hydrate your skin from the inside out by drinking

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Another Blooming Brilliant Old Curiosity Gin

By at July 23, 2019 | 9:02 am | 0 Comment

Pink Elderflower & Jasmine Landscape

In celebration of the summer season, luxury Edinburgh gin distillery, The Old Curiosity, has launched a Pink Elderflower & Jasmine gin. The bottling is the sixth addition to the popular Secret Garden Range, and has an all-natural distinctive pink colour, which turns more vibrant when tonic is added. Unlike many other elderflower flavoured products, the gin is

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