Browsing Month January, 2018

Students raise money for local children’s charity

By at January 27, 2018 | 9:00 pm | 0 Comment

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A group of Edinburgh College students have teamed up with Edinburgh Harley Davidson to raise £1319.57 for local children’s charity The Yard. Two teams of 21 students from the college’s Preparation for Employment course - which equips students with skills to enable a smooth transition from school or college into work - organised a series of events to raise money for

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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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Image source: 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 most renowned

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The best places to celebrate Burns Night in Edinburgh

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


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


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


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


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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