Browsing Month November, 2016

Luxury Jeweller Chisolm Hunter Opens in Princes St

By at November 30, 2016 | 4:39 pm | 0 Comment


Premium jeweller and diamond specialist Chisholm Hunter is set to open its £8m jewellery store on Edinburgh’s Princes Street in early December. At the foot of Frederick Street, the new opening will become the largest luxury jewellery retail space in the UK, bringing 20 jobs to the capital and a range of exclusive brands for Scotland. Glasgow founded Chisholm

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There’s lots of things to do in Edinburgh this Christmas!

By at November 27, 2016 | 9:01 am | 0 Comment


As usual, there are many great attractions and things to do in Edinburgh this Christmas. If you ever find yourself in Edinburgh at this time of year, be sure to check out the ice-skating rink in St. Andrews Square or, if you are walking along Princes Street Gardens, the Edinburgh Christmas markets.  The Gardens remain the key feature for many families. If you

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Experiments in Space

By at November 26, 2016 | 1:24 am | 0 Comment


Earlier this month Edinburgh Science Festival brought British ESA astronaut Tim Peake and NASA astronaut Tim Kopra together for Experiments in Space, a sold-out event held in the Usher Hall and hosted by space journalist and broadcaster Sarah Cruddas. During the event, the two crew-mates shared stories from their time living and working on the International Space

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Visitors Invited to Access all Areas at Aquarium

By at November 18, 2016 | 2:41 am | 0 Comment

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Deep Sea World, Scotland’s national aquarium, is inviting visitors to go behind the scenes with free ‘Access All Areas’ tours this weekend (November 19th-20th). The North Queensferry attraction is throwing open the doors to it off-show quarantine area to give the public the chance to view their collection of rare baby thornback and undulate rays. In September

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Advice on Expanding a Local Business in Edinburgh

By at November 7, 2016 | 9:00 pm | 0 Comment


Whether a business is well established and seeking to diversify, or a relatively new start-up that has been particularly successful, a blueprint for future expansion should be an important element of every robust business plan. Before embarking on such an important decision, there are some vital points to take on board to ensure the business does not become stretched or

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Robbie Neilson has Hearts believing again

By at November 3, 2016 | 11:21 am | 0 Comment


Hearts were on the brink of liquidation three years ago after entering administration due to the disastrous ownership of Vladimir Romanov. The Lithuanian was a controversial figure during his nine years at the club, making a number of ill-judged comments and sacking popular managers, such as George Burley. Towards the end of his reign at Tynecastle he failed to provide

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How to incorporate charity into your business model

By at November 1, 2016 | 3:37 pm | 0 Comment


If you run your own business, the chances are that you like to think of yourself as an active person who contributes to the local community. What better way to do so than through charity? It’s not just for big corporations and wealthy executives - more and more small and medium-sized businesses are getting involved in philanthropy as a way of giving something back. Why

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