Edinburgh

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Scotland’s first black professor accuses academics of racism in slavery row
Sir Geoff Palmer was urged to quit as chair of two panels re-examining Edinburgh’s involvement in slave trade

Libby Brooks Scotland correspondent

21, Jan, 2022 @12:51 PM

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Trans activists will not be charged over picture of JK Rowling’s home
Police Scotland said no criminality had been found after photograph of writer’s address was put online

Ben Quinn and agencies

17, Jan, 2022 @6:10 PM

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Natural History Museum and Edinburgh Castle closed by Covid
Surge in cases among staff causes closure of several museums during busy school holiday period

Matthew Weaver

20, Dec, 2021 @6:04 PM

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CNN’s Wolf Blitzer tracks Glasgow’s Cop26 to … Edinburgh
The veteran news anchor tweeted presence of ‘20,000 world leaders and delegates’ 47 miles east of actual summit

Tom Ambrose

01, Nov, 2021 @7:34 PM

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Climate activists rally in Scottish cities as Cop26 begins
Hundreds in Halloween outfits march in Edinburgh and Cop26 Coalition holds rally in Glasgow

Matthew Taylor

31, Oct, 2021 @5:32 PM

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FirstGroup announces £125m sale of its Greyhound bus service in the US
Chairman David Martin said the company was now concentrating on becoming a UK-focused operation

Gwyn Topham Transport correspondent

21, Oct, 2021 @4:09 PM

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How to get cheap tickets for the theatre and opera
If you are eager to savour a live performance again there are ways to find the best deal

Rupert Jones

26, Sep, 2021 @12:00 PM

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FirstGroup to launch budget London to Edinburgh rail service next month
The service, branded Lumo, say 60% of seats will cost £30 or less with a max fare of £69 one-way

Gwyn Topham

07, Sep, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Edinburgh festivals’ recovery could take a decade, says director
Book festival boss says next year will be a staging post in recovery that could take until 2030

Severin Carrell Scotland editor

31, Aug, 2021 @12:06 PM

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Our Ladies review – choir of convent schoolgirls cuts loose in Edinburgh
This adaptation of Alan Warner’s The Sopranos is led by a terrific ensemble cast – though some of the gags feel dated post #MeToo

Cath Clarke

27, Aug, 2021 @8:00 AM

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Edinburgh fringe launches £7.5m emergency appeal
Organisers say festival suffered huge losses during pandemic and needs to rebuild for post-Covid world

Severin Carrell Scotland editor

24, Aug, 2021 @6:00 PM

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Boots launches on-demand delivery trial with Deliveroo
Customers can order medicines for mild ailments, makeup, toiletries and more from 14 stores

Jasper Jolly

23, Aug, 2021 @11:01 PM

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