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The New Walking App in Edinburgh

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


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


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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Edinburgh Business Awards Finalist

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

Dean Jones Edinburgh Business Awards

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


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


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


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


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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Edinburgh College Open Day

By at February 20, 2018 | 8:00 am | 0 Comment

Outside images of the Granton Campus

Edinburgh College is encouraging prospective students to find out more about the range of courses available at the college in 2018 at its campus open days this month.  The open days on 20 and 22 February will give guests an opportunity to speak to teaching staff about the courses on offer at the college this year and to discover the best study options available to

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Akito Scissors welcomes Mathew Watt as ambassador

By at February 19, 2018 | 3:21 pm | 0 Comment


Mathew Watt of Mathew Watt Hairdressing and Nail Bar has been announced as Akito Scissors’ new Brand Ambassador after working with the brand throughout 2017 on many different projects. The brand was attracted to Mathew and wanted him to come on board as an ambassador due to his hairdressing expertise in all areas of cutting colouring and styling, as well as his

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Creative Industries students get tips from the top

By at February 18, 2018 | 9:00 am | 0 Comment

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Edinburgh College was a hub of creative activity as it welcomed some of the country’s top professionals to its sixth annual Creative Industries Employability Day.   Creative juices were flowing at the college’s Granton Campus and Performing Arts Studio Scotland (PASS) theatre, where students had an opportunity to get career advice from guest speakers from

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