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Community shock as 'guerrilla garden' destroyed without warning

Community shock as 'guerrilla garden' destroyed without warning | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
Founder Kate Gilliam claims the plot was unused, while land-owners the council say it is slated for a seating area.
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Advertising executive back after suspension for Twitter row with Edinburgh council chief - Latest news - Scotsman.com

Advertising executive back after suspension for Twitter row with Edinburgh council chief - Latest news - Scotsman.com | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
A TOP advertising executive who was suspended following a public spat over the controversial Winter Festivals campaign has returned to work after two weeks’ suspension.
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Simple Minds to headline Edinburgh Hogmanay street party

Simple Minds to headline Edinburgh Hogmanay street party | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
UP to 80,000 revellers are expected to descend on the Scottish capital for the street party.
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Trams derail Edinburgh’s Hogmanay party as street works force organisers into rethink - Arts - Scotsman.com

Trams derail Edinburgh’s Hogmanay party as street works force organisers into rethink - Arts - Scotsman.com | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
Music stages have been forced off Edinburgh’s Princes Street for Hogmanay and the capital’s street party has had to be scaled back due to the city’s tram project.
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Ski championships held at Hillend

Ski championships held at Hillend | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
Two years after it was threatened with closure, Edinburgh's Hillend ski centre is hosting the British Universities Dry Slope Championships.
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Fundraiser for city well launched

Fundraiser for city well launched | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
A fundraising appeal to help complete the restoration of an historic well on the banks of an Edinburgh river has been launched.
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Olympic Torch parade burns £800,000 hole in public finances | Deadline News

Olympic Torch parade burns £800,000 hole in public finances | Deadline News | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
PARADING the Olympic torch through Scottish communities burned an £800,000 hole in the public finances, it emerged today.
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Edinburgh trams: £100m left in budget as council pushes for faster progress - Transport - Scotsman.com

Edinburgh trams: £100m left in budget as council pushes for faster progress - Transport - Scotsman.com | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
JUST over £100 million is left in the budget to pay for Edinburgh’s troubled tram project to finally get up and running - as council bosses confirmed it could open at least six months earlier than planned.
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Quest to establish Porty Park status to cost £60k - Education - Scotsman.com

Quest to establish Porty Park status to cost £60k - Education - Scotsman.com | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
EDINBURGH City Council is set to pay more than £60,000 to confirm the status of Portobello Park as it continues to fight for a new school to be built on the green space.
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Ruby Sparks at Cameo Picturehouse | Edinburgh

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Ruby Sparks on sale now at Cameo Picturehouse | Edinburgh...
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Search for European panda ambassador comes to city - Latest news - Scotsman.com

A CONTEST to unearth the next panda ambassador tasked with speaking up for one of the world’s most endangered species is being held in Edinburgh today.
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The greasy spoon that put Michelin-starred restaurants in the shade: Reviewers vote for humble cafe over gourmet eateries

The greasy spoon that put Michelin-starred restaurants in the shade: Reviewers vote for humble cafe over gourmet eateries | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
The Haven (pictured) has been rated the best place to eat in Edinburgh by customers who posted rave reviews on the Trip Advisor website.
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Edinburgh's Got Talent: Age is no barrier for Ellen Brown in glory quest - Edinburgh Evening News

Edinburgh's Got Talent: Age is no barrier for Ellen Brown in glory quest - Edinburgh Evening News | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
Edinburgh Evening NewsEdinburgh's Got Talent: Age is no barrier for Ellen Brown in glory questEdinburgh Evening NewsThe 12-year-old singer is the most junior member of ten finalists who will be vying to win Edinburgh's Got Talent at the Festival...
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Edinburgh trams to reach airport

Edinburgh trams to reach airport | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
A tram stop at Edinburgh airport is unveiled as the latest milestone in the controversial trams project.
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In Pictures: Edinburgh celebrates Stevenson

In Pictures: Edinburgh celebrates Stevenson | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
Edinburgh celebrates the birthday of author Robert Louis Stevenson...
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Edinburgh's Hogmanay lines up Simple Minds to headline new year festival

Edinburgh's Hogmanay lines up Simple Minds to headline new year festival | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
Scottish capital to ring in 2013 with theatrical and musical performances sharing the theme of luck...
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£2M to save Hearts from the abyss - Latest news - Scotsman.com

£2M to save Hearts from the abyss - Latest news - Scotsman.com | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
FANS will have to generate around £10,000 of revenue EVERY DAY this season for Hearts to survive its funding crisis, the club’s director has warned.
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Low-paid staff to get £1000 boost as council introduces Living Wage - Latest news - Scotsman.com

Low-paid staff to get £1000 boost as council introduces Living Wage - Latest news - Scotsman.com | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
AROUND 2000 delighted council workers are to see their wages rise by more than £1000 a year due to a fair pay standard being adopted.The Edinburgh City Council employees will benefit from the introduction of the Living Wage in January.
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Marketing group’s ‘Incredinburgh’ campaign is ‘suicidal’ says council insider - Latest news - Scotsman.com

Marketing group’s ‘Incredinburgh’ campaign is ‘suicidal’ says council insider - Latest news - Scotsman.com | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
EDINBURGH’S marketing body is today fighting for its life after it again defied city leaders over a “suicidal” campaign to promote the Capital, the News can reveal.
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Frosty reception as Edinburgh’s winter campaign unveiled - Latest news - Scotsman.com

THE final shape of the Capital’s £300,000 winter marketing campaign has been unveiled amid fresh controversy about the slogans to be used.
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Woman rescued from car after hitting parked vehicle - Latest news - Scotsman.com

Woman rescued from car after hitting parked vehicle - Latest news - Scotsman.com | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
A WOMAN has been rescued from her car after it hit a parked vehicle and spun onto its roof in busy traffic this morning.
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Flights resume following plane evacuation at Glasgow Airport - Transport - Scotsman.com

Flights resume following plane evacuation at Glasgow Airport - Transport - Scotsman.com | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
FLIGHTS have resumed at Glasgow Airport after an emergency situation on board a Jet2 plane led to the evacuation of all 189 passengers.
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Giant pandas grounded by work on penguin enclosure at Edinburgh Zoo - Top stories - Scotsman.com

Giant pandas grounded by work on penguin enclosure at Edinburgh Zoo - Top stories - Scotsman.com | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
THE two giant pandas at Edinburgh Zoo have been “grounded” due to building work on a neighbouring penguin enclosure.
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Introducing Leith Library’s Reader in Residence

Introducing Leith Library’s Reader in Residence | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
Welcome to Emily Dodd, Leith Library’s brand new Reader in Residence. Here Emily tells us a bit about herself and the work she’ll be doing. My name is Emily Dodd and I’m working for the Scottish Bo...
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2600 tickets issued across Edinburgh over the four days of Jubilee celebrations - Edinburgh Evening News

2600 tickets issued across Edinburgh over the four days of Jubilee celebrations - Edinburgh Evening News | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
Edinburgh Evening News2600 tickets issued across Edinburgh over the four days of Jubilee celebrationsEdinburgh Evening NewsThe Capital's transport leader Councillor Lesley Hinds said: “Parking restrictions in Edinburgh were not altered during the...
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