Allan Stewart and Grant Stott head up this year’s Panto at The King’s. Beauty and the Beast has not been staged there for around 50 years. Joining them as Belle is Gillian Parkhouse who joined us in the rehearsal room for a chat
There is a new exhibition at Modern Two showing work by Pop Art giants Eduardo Paolozzi and Andy Warhol - although the curator is not sure that they would have got along very well! There are many parallels int heir work brought out here.
Robert PhilIp is a music historian and Edinburgh resident. He has just published a huge book on orchestral music, The Classical Music Lover's Companion to Orchestral Music. It is published by Yale University Press. Here he talks to The Edinburg
We spoke to one of the gardeners Claire McWilliams who told us the story of the Little Libraries which are situated in the park.
Claire told us : "I am one of the many volunteers who garden in Starbank Park. As an extra bit I look after the li
APD continues to be applied to airfares in Scotland despite the fact that the Scottish Government has said it would halve or abolish it. At the recent launch of the Emirates flight to Dubai I asked Gordon Dewar about its effect.
We sat down with the Finance Convener Cllr Alasdair Rankin to discuss the process that the council is in the middle of to set its revenue budget for the period to the end of the administration in 2022.
The councillors ask for proposals from c
At much the same time as the First Minister was announcing £60 million of spending for school nursing and counselling services in secondary schools, we sat down for a chat with Vice-Convener of Education of Education, Children and Families, Cll
The council meets this week at its first meeting of what seems like a new term. The council takes a month of recess in July, and now the coalition administration is meeting to begin a new phase.
The two leaders have set out what they see as th
We met with David Ellis of Ross Development Trust to talk about the development of West Princes Street Gardens and how that is progressing. There was an international design competition last year and a concept design is in place, but there
The council's education committee meets next week at a special session to allow ongoing discussion about the future of schools in the west and south west to continue.
Since the council announced last November that they would have to examine
The City of Edinburgh Council is now in Phase 2 of the process towards (perhaps) extending the tramline to Newhaven.
At this point they are about to ask stakeholders and members of the public for their views. Following a very positive result
Affectionately known as ‘HippFest’ this annual event (Wed 21 – Sun 25 March 2018) is Scotland’s only festival dedicated to silent film - recently scooping two accolades in the international ‘Silent London’ poll – bronze for ‘Best Silent Film Fe
£EITH CHOOSES has £116,000 to hand out to local community projects across the area.
Applications close on 31 January and public voting will take place on 3 March 2018 to decide on the projects which are going to be funded in this way.
Meadowbank was built for the 1970 Commonwealth Games but now it is to close to make room for a new stadium.
We took a last tour round it along with a couple of men who had fond memories to share, Peter Hoffmann and Barry Craighead.
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