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Architect’s widow slams £6.5m revamp plan for Scottish Parliament - Latest news - Scotsman.com

Architect’s widow slams £6.5m revamp plan for Scottish Parliament - Latest news - Scotsman.com | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
WHATEVER your view of the Scottish Parliament building, it is certainly an iconic example of architecture.
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Edinburgh trams set to run six months ahead of schedule - Transport - Scotsman.com

Edinburgh trams set to run six months ahead of schedule - Transport - Scotsman.com | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
EDINBURGH’s controversial trams could be up and running at least six months earlier than expected.
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Expert floats plans for Cockenzie site as a major cruise line destination - Transport - Scotsman.com

Expert floats plans for Cockenzie site as a major cruise line destination - Transport - Scotsman.com | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
A BID to transform the site of a coal-powered energy plant into a major port for luxury cruise liners has been revived by a leading maritime expert.
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Convicted statutory repairs staff could be chased for fraud costs - News - Scotsman.com

Convicted statutory repairs staff could be chased for fraud costs - News - Scotsman.com | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
PROPERTY staff sacked over the statutory repairs scandal at Edinburgh City Council could be pursued for damages to help cover the huge costs of rectifying the collapsed system, it has emerged.
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Human bones found in back garden

Human bones found in back garden | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
The remains of four bodies are found in a back garden of an Edinburgh house during renovation work.
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Thousands at independence rally

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Thousands of people gather in Edinburgh to take part in a rally and march supporting a yes vote in the 2014 independence referendum.
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Saddle swap plan rolls out to honour Sir Chris Hoy - Latest news - Scotsman.com

Saddle swap plan rolls out to honour Sir Chris Hoy - Latest news - Scotsman.com | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
A MASS “riding of the bicycles” is being proposed in Edinburgh to capitalise on the Sir Chris Hoy effect.
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Edinburgh City Council red faced as unencrypted laptop stolen

Edinburgh City Council red faced as unencrypted laptop stolen | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
Another Scottish council faces an embarrassing investigation after an unsecured laptop was stolen from the home of a consultant working on child fostering cases for Edinburgh City Council.
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Charity to launch garden tool recycling workshop in Edinburgh prison - Top stories - Scotsman.com

A conservation charity is to launch a garden tool recycling workshop in a Scottish prison.
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Library opening hours will change next month

Library opening hours will change next month | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
Your library’s opening hours are changing! From 1 October 22 city council libraries will open 10am – 5pm on Saturdays, with major changes to Thursday opening citywide. Local library ope...
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Restaurant review: Timberyard, Lady Lawson St, Edinburgh - Scotsman (blog)

Restaurant review: Timberyard, Lady Lawson St, Edinburgh - Scotsman (blog) | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
Scotsman (blog)Restaurant review: Timberyard, Lady Lawson St, EdinburghScotsman (blog)When Andrew and Lisa Radford's pair of well-kent Edinburgh restaurants, Atrium and Blue, closed after almost two decades of excellence last year, there was a worry...
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Missing Edinburgh tourist found after Spanish trip ordeal - Latest news - Scotsman.com

Missing Edinburgh tourist found after Spanish trip ordeal - Latest news - Scotsman.com | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
FRIENDS and family of a holidaymaker who went missing in the Spanish hills for two days have spoken of their relief after he was found safe and well by police last night.
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MY STORIES & WESTER HAILES

This is the first of two posts by Peter Matthews who has been one of the key partners in the various social history/digital access initiatives that are currently being pioneered in Wester Hailes As...
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Krispy Kreme Edinburgh drive thru opens at Hermiston Gait

Krispy Kreme Edinburgh drive thru opens at Hermiston Gait | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
The popular doughnut outlet is due to open at the refurbished retail park in the capital.
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Edinburgh Castle gunner tells why he was fired

Edinburgh Castle gunner tells why he was fired | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
SERGEANT James Shannon claims he has been stabbed in the back by jealous colleagues.
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Rose Street, Edinburgh’s poets’ playground, set for £1m revival - Features - Scotsman.com

Rose Street, Edinburgh’s poets’ playground, set for £1m revival - Features - Scotsman.com | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
THE little-known literary history of one of Edinburgh’s most-famous thoroughfares is to be revived in a £1 million project aimed at restoring its fortunes.
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JK Rowling pays tribute to Edinburgh people for respecting her privacy - Features - Scotsman.com

JK Rowling pays tribute to Edinburgh people for respecting her privacy - Features - Scotsman.com | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
ITS citizens are usually ridiculed for their stand-offishness, but now apparently it is an attribute.
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Portobello High School ruling: Park campaigners seek unity in school row - Education - Scotsman.com

Portobello High School ruling: Park campaigners seek unity in school row - Education - Scotsman.com | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
AN offer to “work together” to find a site for a new Portobello High School has been issued by the campaign group which thwarted council plans to build the school on a community park.
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Sick children's building approved

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Plans to build a £150m replacement for Edinburgh's Royal Hospital for Sick Children are approved.
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Protesters gather outside Edinburgh landmarks to celebrate Occupy Wall Street anniversary - Top stories - Scotsman.com

PROTESTERS gathered outside two of Edinburgh’s political landmarks yesterday to celebrate one year since the beginning of the Occupy Wall Street movement.
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Touch of bling for our top-deck athletes - Top stories - Scotsman.com

EDINBURGH’s golden chariot will carry more than a dozen Olympians above the crowds tomorrow afternoon.
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Main road out of Edinburgh closed for five weeks due to road works

Main road out of Edinburgh closed for five weeks due to road works | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
Gorgie Road is closed to all westbound traffic while resurfacing work is carried out.
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Thousands tackle cycling challenge - The Press Association

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Thousands tackle cycling challengeThe Press AssociationOver 7500 cyclists tackled the 47 mile challenge ride between Glasgow and Edinburgh as part of the freshnlo Pedal for Scotland event.
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Meet the ladies behind the resurrection of Stockbridge's festival

Meet the ladies behind the resurrection of Stockbridge's festival | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
Four business owners and residents have joined forces to stage the five-day, community event.
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Edinburghs Traverse announces details of playwriting initiative

Edinburghs Traverse announces details of playwriting initiative | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
Edinburgh's Traverse Theatre has announced two world premieres for its autumn season and released details of the year-long Traverse 50 writers initiative which will begin in January to mark its 50th anniversary.
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