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Our 2018 Generation Science programme is now live!

By at October 6, 2017 | 12:50 am | 0 Comment

science festival

Edinburgh Science Festival are delighted to announce that their Generation Science team are now poised to bring exciting, interactive science lessons into primary schools all over Scotland! Know a school that might be interested? They would love to chat to them – email them at  or download the programme

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Edinburgh Summer Foodies Festival

By at August 2, 2017 | 9:35 pm | 0 Comment

Edinburgh Foodies Festival

Foodies Festival is delighted to announce that Prue Leith, the new Great British Bake Off judge set to fill Mary Berry’s shoes alongside Paul Hollywood on Channel 4’s new series, will be joining Edinburgh Foodies Festival this summer. Paul Hollywood said: “I could not be more delighted by who will be joining me on the show. Prue is a hugely respected culinary

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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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Embrace the adventure at the Edinburgh Magic Fest

By at May 17, 2015 | 12:21 pm | 0 Comment

Edinburgh Magic Festival 2015

Awake in wonder… Edinburgh International Magic Festival  26 June - 4 July 2015 The sixth Edinburgh International Magic Festival transforms into a world of dreams – a hub for magic, illusion and wonder. Audiences are invited to embrace the adventure as some of the world’s most accomplished magicians take over Edinburgh’s Summerhall this summer from 26 June

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Mountain Film Festival to prove anything is possible

By at January 7, 2015 | 11:21 am | 0 Comment

Edinburgh Mountain Film Festival

Edinburgh Mountain Film Festival stories will inspire you to keep your New Year’s Resolutions! What is possible? That’s the key question being posed by the 12th Edinburgh Mountain Film Festival, which runs Friday 6 – Sunday 8 February. From un-climbable rock routes and un-skiable lines to the ball-and-chain ties of a job and mortgage; and from surviving

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Summer news from Edinburgh Science Fest

By at July 16, 2014 | 5:59 pm | 0 Comment

call for science ideas

As the summer sun shines into the EdSciFest office we're starting to turn our focus to next year’s Festival. In 2015 we’ll celebrate the role of the Science Festival as a hub for ideas, information, innovation and inspiration and the halls, galleries, theatres and gardens of Edinburgh will transform into an Ideas Factory from 4-19 April. We launched our

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Edinburgh Revellers Put On Red Alert

By at July 4, 2014 | 11:10 am | 0 Comment

holi one music festival

Last chance to bag a colour festival ticket for HOLI ONE It’s being billed as the hottest ticket in town and if you’re quick, you could still book your place at one of the UK’s most unique music festivals. The first event of its kind in Scotland, there is just one day to go until the HOLI ONE Colour Festival descends on Edinburgh. Taking place on 5th July from

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The 5th Annual Edinburgh International Magic Festival

By at May 26, 2014 | 9:13 pm | 0 Comment

Edinburgh Magic Festival

Eight days of outstanding performances from the world’s best magicians The fifth Edinburgh International Magic Festival will once again bring the most innovative and talented performers from all over the world to Edinburgh from 27 June - 4 July 2014. This year magic collides with theatre, science, comedy, history, sideshow, technology and psychology as performers

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Insiders Guide To The Edinburgh Fringe

By at May 20, 2014 | 5:39 pm | 0 Comment

Some facts and stats on one of the largest arts festivals in the world: the Edinburgh Fringe Festival...   The Insider’s Guide to Edinburgh Fringe [Infographic] by the team at

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Festival Of Museums Gets Underway This Weekend

By at May 15, 2014 | 10:39 am | 0 Comment

Ghosts In A Gallery At Fest of Museums

Many events in the across Edinburgh & The Lothians have a 1940s theme from learning about Rock & Roll and swing dancing to a tea party at the University of Edinburgh Festival will see 90+ events take place across Scotland this weekend A range of workshops and exhibitions for the whole family to enjoy! The Festival of Museums gets underway in Edinburgh

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