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Scottish Bee Company’ Get BSI Kitemark™

By at June 17, 2020 | 9:02 am | 0 Comment

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Scottish heather honey produced by Edinburgh’s Scottish Bee Company has become the first ever food product in the UK to be awarded the new British Standards Institution (BSI) Kitemark™ for Food Assurance. The new BSI Kitemark has been created to help food sector organisations like the Scottish Bee Company to verify food label claims, deliver consumer trust and

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Edinburgh Cocktail Week Cancels 2020 Festival

By at June 14, 2020 | 1:07 pm | 0 Comment

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Edinburgh Cocktail Week has announced the cancellation of its 2020 festival, which was due to take place Monday 12th - Sunday 18th October. The festival will now take place Monday 11th - Sunday 17th October 2021.  Please find a statement from Gary Anderson, Edinburgh Cocktail Week's Managing Director, below: 'Before I get into the bad news, I would first like to

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Electric Cycle Company 80% Rise in Lockdown Sales

By at June 3, 2020 | 9:02 am | 0 Comment

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Scotland's largest specialist e-bike retailer experiences 80% rise in e-bike sales and 200% rise in service sales during Covid-19 Lockdown. Five new members of staff have been contracted and £1500 has been donated to North Edinburgh charities, through an online poll.   Sales of electric bikes (e-bikes) at the Electric Cycle Company (ECC), Scotland's largest

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SESH Head to the National Hairdresssing Finals

By at June 1, 2020 | 8:53 am | 0 Comment

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It's an uplifting news day as award winning Edinburgh salon, SESH Hairdressing finalise in the 2020 Wella TrendVision Hair Awards. After submitting their entry digitally, the news was announced earlier this week to reveal SESH Hairdressing are through to the next stage in the competition. SESH Hairdressing entered via their Instagram page by sharing editorial

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Edinburgh Foodies Home In On New Morningside Marketplace

By at May 30, 2020 | 10:43 am | 0 Comment

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Morningside’s ‘McLarens on the Corner’ has been transformed into a community hub for Edinburgh foodies to enjoy restaurant quality dining, street food, cocktails and craft ale in the comfort and safety of their own home. The new ‘McLarens Market Corner’ experience on Morningside Road brings together a collection of pop-up Edinburgh restaurants and bars in one

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Scottish Hospitality Industry Urge Nicola for Support

By at May 25, 2020 | 12:10 pm | 0 Comment

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Some of the biggest names in Scottish hospitality, food and drink have written to Scotland’s First Minister asking for specific support to prevent the collapse of businesses due to the Coronavirus Pandemic. Hospitality employs more than 220,000 people directly in Scotland but since the end of March hotels, bars and restaurants have been in lockdown. Ministers

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You Bet You Can Have a Good Time in Edinburgh!

By at May 12, 2020 | 9:11 pm | 0 Comment

You Bet You Can Have a Good Time in Edinburgh!

The city of Edinburgh makes for an excellent location for hen and stag parties, or even just as a day, and often just a night out when there’s no special occasion to celebrate. The current Covid-19 pandemic has put a spanner in the works in many peoples’ plans, but once a semblance of normality is restored then visitors to Edinburgh will find a city jam-packed with

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100th Birthday of Scottish Dunkirk Veteran

By at May 7, 2020 | 11:47 am | 0 Comment

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George Simpson, a Royal Scots veteran based in Midlothian, who fought at Le Paradis and spent five years in a prisoner of war camp in Poland, celebrates his 100th birthday today (Thursday 07 May 2020).  He is unable to enjoy a family celebration because of the country’s ongoing battle to defeat the invisible enemy, COVID-19. With VE Day 75th commemoration on

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Contini Delivers Home Experience for Foodies

By at May 6, 2020 | 8:22 am | 0 Comment

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Contini George Street has launched a new way for Edinburgh foodies to enjoy restaurant cooking in the safety of their own home. Running five days a week from Tuesday 5th May, the ‘Contini at Home’ service includes delivery and a call and collect service. The ‘From Our Kitchen’ range offers three course meals for £20 per person that will have you feeling

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Four Most Luxurious Casinos in Edinburgh

By at April 29, 2020 | 1:56 pm | 0 Comment

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Historic Edinburgh has a wealth of attractions and sites to visit, such as the Palace of Holyroodhouse and Holyrood Abbey, Edinburgh Castle, and The Royal Mile. But the city also has some superb luxury casinos that are more than worth a visit. Whether you are looking for some thrills at the roulette table or you simply want to soak up the casino atmosphere with some

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