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Edinburgh’s Hogmanay ‘in hands of weather gods’

Edinburgh’s Hogmanay ‘in hands of weather gods’ | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
ORGANISERS of Edinburgh’s Hogmanay celebrations have admitted the fate of the showpiece street party is in the “hands of the weather gods”, with heavy rain and high winds forecast.
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Simple Minds announced as Edinburgh’s Hogmanay headliners

Simple Minds announced as Edinburgh’s Hogmanay headliners | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
SCOTTISH rock icons Simple Minds are to top the bill at Edinburgh’s Hogmanay celebrations to help mark the 20th year of the capital’s world-famous festivities.
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Xpress Yourself – Call to Young Musicians in Edinburgh — Screen Education Edinburgh

Xpress Yourself – Call to Young Musicians in Edinburgh — Screen Education Edinburgh | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
Screen Education Edinburgh is calling on bands, DJs and individual artists aged 12-19 and resident in Edinburgh to submit their original songs to a competition that will see two music videos made for the winners.
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Edinburgh Outlook : Exhibition is a ‘must see’ for art lovers

Edinburgh Outlook : Exhibition is a ‘must see’ for art lovers | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it

A major new FREE exhibition that will showcase some of the UK’s most exciting contemporary artists will open at the City Art Centre in May.

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Bands on the run: Tuning up for Edinburgh’s Rock’n’Roll half-marathon - Features - Scotsman.com

Bands on the run: Tuning up for Edinburgh’s Rock’n’Roll half-marathon - Features - Scotsman.com | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
Tomorrow, thousands of runners will pound the streets of the capital, and as well as the crowds cheering them on, there will be a musical treat every mile of the way, writes Claire Black...
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Conservation body discovers book of radical plans for Edinburgh circa 1949

A STARTLING series of snapshots of Edinburgh as imagined by city planners in 1949 have emerged featuring a motorway running through the city centre – and a school built on Portobello Park.
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Edinburgh set to honour literary giant with day dedicated to Robert Louis Stevenson

Edinburgh set to honour literary giant with day dedicated to Robert Louis Stevenson | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
HE is perhaps the greatest literary figure from a city not short of famous writers.The creator of enduring fantasies and adventures from the children’s favourite Treasure Island to the dark horrors of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, Robert Louis Stevenson...
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Edinburgh will welcome Olympians

Edinburgh will welcome Olympians | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
Edinburgh's Lord Provost has vowed the city will welcome home Sir Chris Hoy and other Olympic heroes despite official celebrations being held in Glasgow.
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Hooded teenager artwork appears

Hooded teenager artwork appears | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
A three storey-high image of a teenager appears on the side of an Edinburgh building as part of an art project.
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Shakespeare's Globe takes to Scottish stage | Herald Scotland

Shakespeare's Globe takes to Scottish stage | Herald Scotland | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it

Anne Boleyn, a play by Howard Brenton, which features a key role for James the VI and I, will be staged in Edinburgh in May, marking the first time a show from the Globe has toured north of the Border with a play for the stage.

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