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Family left trapped by statutory repairs scandal - News - Scotsman.com

Family left trapped by statutory repairs scandal - News - Scotsman.com | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
A FAMILY have spoken of being trapped in their cramped home and facing a huge bill after the statutory repairs scandal made their flat unsellable.
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Edinburgh businesses hit by trams fiasco in line for £5m compensation package - The Daily Record

Edinburgh businesses hit by trams fiasco in line for £5m compensation package - The Daily Record | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
MORE than 200 businesses hit by Edinburgh’s trams fiasco have lodged compensation claims worth £5million.
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Scottish Councils Resort to 'Shocking' Use of Bailiffs to Recover Debt, Says Trust Deed Scotland

GLASGOW, SCOTLAND, April 25, 2012 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Edinburgh and Glasgow account for nearly 1 in 10 of all referrals for enforcement action, topping the list of UK authorities, with almost six million cases being passed to bailiffs over the...
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News - Scottish Academy of Fashion

News - Scottish Academy of Fashion | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it

Two Edinburgh students win awards for their fashion work! 

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Lord Provost invites Aung San Suu Kyi to visit Edinburgh | Deadline News

Lord Provost invites Aung San Suu Kyi to visit Edinburgh | Deadline News | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
EDINBURGH'S Lord Provost has written to the Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi to invite her to visit Scotland's Capital city as part of her stay in...
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Hospital threatens legal action against firm who cut off power 'risking lives' during surgery

Hospital threatens legal action against firm who cut off power 'risking lives' during surgery | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
NHS Lothian said they 'can no longer tolerate' the mistakes made by Consort, the private company which runs Edinburgh Royal Infirmary.
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Call for pedestrian zone to revive city centre business - Transport - Scotsman.com

Call for pedestrian zone to revive city centre business - Transport - Scotsman.com | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
PEDESTRIANISING Princes Street would revive struggling retailers and bring shoppers back to the city centre, politicians said last night.
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Grants to repair iconic buildings

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Historic Scotland are providing over £4M in repair grants to regenerate 16 iconic and diverse buildings...
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David Gilroy trial: Suzanne Pilley murderer caught on CCTV buying groceries with victim

David Gilroy trial: Suzanne Pilley murderer caught on CCTV buying groceries with victim | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
It was the first time that cameras had recorded the sentencing of a killer in a British court. But the cameraman was not permitted to film murderer David Gilroy himself (pictured).
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William Friedkin's Killer Joe to open EIFF | The List

William Friedkin's Killer Joe to open EIFF | The List | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) organizers have announced today that comic noir thriller Killer Joe will be the Opening Gala on Wed 20 Jun 2012 in Edinburgh’s Festival Theatre.
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Volunteer Arms pub made famous by movie Trainspotting is gutted by fire - The Daily Record

Volunteer Arms pub made famous by movie Trainspotting is gutted by fire - The Daily Record | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
A PUB made famous by Trainspotting has been gutted in a blaze.
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Ian Hoskins - the origins of Edinburgh Monarchs

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 The 2012 speedway season is underway and Edinburgh Monarchs are once again battling it out on the track.

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Tram works destroy dozens of allotments | Deadline News

Tram works destroy dozens of allotments | Deadline News | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
EDINBURGH’S disastrous trams project has claimed another victim – dozens of city resident’s allotments.
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Thousands caught in camera clampdown on Edinburgh bus lanes - Transport - Scotsman.com

Thousands caught in camera clampdown on Edinburgh bus lanes - Transport - Scotsman.com | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
MORE than 5,000 motorists may have been snared by new cameras aimed at catching motorists using bus lanes in Edinburgh.
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Donald Trump targeted by pro-turbine protesters

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Donald Trump knew he was going to get some static from protesters in Scotland today. He flew into Edinburgh to tell MSPs that wind turbines would be 'the destruction of your tourist industry'.
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‘Rich list’ shows 7-figure pay deals for city officials - Edinburgh Evening News - Scotsman.com

‘Rich list’ shows 7-figure pay deals for city officials - Edinburgh Evening News - Scotsman.com | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it

Now then - who did the maths here?

 

"THE seven-figure pay packets of Edinburgh’s top city council officials are included in a new “rich list” of UK local authority bosses." 

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IN PICTURES: Donald Trump greets protesters at Scottish Parliament | Deadline News

IN PICTURES: Donald Trump greets protesters at Scottish Parliament | Deadline News | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
DONALD Trump was met by a wall of protesters at the Scottish Parliament today.
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Rangers in crisis: Craig Whyte skulks back into Scotland for secret talks - The Daily Record

Rangers in crisis: Craig Whyte skulks back into Scotland for secret talks - The Daily Record | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it

EXCLUSIVE: RUNAWAY Rangers owner Craig Whyte has sneaked back into Scotland for a secret summit at a five-star hotel in Edinburgh.

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Edinburgh Pirate Party - Stories while canvassing #1: trams and Bilfinger Berger

In his opinion the difficulties with the Edinburgh tram scheme were due to the council continually changing what they wanted.

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Suzanne Pilley murder: Televised sentencing could become regular fixture - Edinburgh - Scotsman.com

Suzanne Pilley murder: Televised sentencing could become regular fixture - Edinburgh - Scotsman.com | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
THE prospect of TV cameras becoming a regular fixture at high-profile Scottish court cases has taken a major step forward with the televised sentencing of the murderer David Gilroy, legal experts have said.
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Alistair Harkness: Even if it’s not a world premiere, Killer Joe seems like a good choice for Edinburgh - Film - Scotsman.com

Alistair Harkness: Even if it’s not a world premiere, Killer Joe seems like a good choice for Edinburgh - Film - Scotsman.com | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
The Scotsman’s film critic Alistair Harkness on the choice of Killer Joe for the Opening Gala at this year’s Edinburgh International Film Festival...
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Ulster have won the toss for the home dressing room at the Aviva on 28 April

Ulster have won the toss for the home dressing room at the Aviva on 28 April | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it

Ulster have won the toss for the home dressing room at the Aviva on 28 April when they play Edinburgh in the Heineken Cup semi-final

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Gilroy jailed for Pilley murder

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An Edinburgh man who murdered a colleague after she ended their affair is sentenced to life in prison.
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Holyrood to get new powers to raise taxes & borrow money as Scotland Bill wins approval from government - The Daily Record

Holyrood to get new powers to raise taxes & borrow money as Scotland Bill wins approval from government - The Daily Record | Today's Edinburgh News | Scoop.it
SNP ministers have consented to Westminster legislation to give greater powers to Holyrood, despite complaints that it is a "missed opportunity".
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