Edinburgh

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Olive Hilliard obituary
Other lives: South African botanist who eventually made her home in Scotland

Henry Noltie

15, Jan, 2023 @11:57 AM

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New Year’s Eve celebrations: fireworks and festivities amid global uncertainties
Jubilant crowds ushered in 2023 with the first large gatherings without restrictions in many cities since before the pandemic

Martin Belam and Nadeem Badshah

01, Jan, 2023 @1:27 AM

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Wind, ice and flood chaos predicted across Scotland for Hogmanay
Flights delayed, rivers flooded and roads and railways disrupted by after-effects of deadly US ‘bomb cyclone’

Nadeem Badshah

30, Dec, 2022 @11:10 PM

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Geoffrey Elborn obituary
Other lives: Biographer who studied the life of Edith Sitwell and also wrote a history of vodka

RM Healey

18, Dec, 2022 @5:38 PM

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JK Rowling launches support centre for female victims of sexual violence
Beira’s Place will add to Edinburgh’s existing rape crisis centre, which is run by a trans woman

Severin Carrell Scotland editor

12, Dec, 2022 @4:21 PM

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Doddie Weir obituary
Scotland and Lions rugby player who became a campaigner after being diagnosed with motor neurone disease

Ian Malin

28, Nov, 2022 @5:21 PM

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Edinburgh suffragist statue put on hold after bitter row over sculptor
Anger erupts after open contest to design statue of Elsie Inglis scrapped and royal sculptor commissioned

Severin Carrell Scotland editor

21, Oct, 2022 @2:44 PM

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Edinburgh’s film festival changed culture. Its closure is a serious loss to cinema | Mark Cousins
Global film greats flocked to the festival because of its dedication to the art – and because they know great pictures are nothing without great picturehouses

Mark Cousins

07, Oct, 2022 @3:33 PM

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Avanti West Coast must ‘drastically improve’ after securing six-month extension
Rail firm has been criticised after reducing train services and releasing tickets only a few days in advance

Mark Sweney

07, Oct, 2022 @8:52 AM

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Edinburgh film festival shuts down as organisers call in administrators
Parent body running festival says it had no choice amid a ‘perfect storm of sharply rising costs alongside reduced trade’

Andrew Pulver

06, Oct, 2022 @12:14 PM

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‘We need an intervention’: five ways to fix the Edinburgh festival fringe
Too pricy, too elitist, just too big? After the criticisms of this year’s event, a panel of festival regulars consider the way forward for Edinburgh’s summer spectacular

Rachael Healy

22, Sep, 2022 @10:34 AM

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Scotland bids farewell to Queen as London crowds line route to palace
After being delivered from Edinburgh, the Queen’s coffin was met by hushed crowds under a darkening sky in the capital

Daniel Boffey, Emily Dugan in London, Severin Carrell and Libby Brooks in Edinburgh

13, Sep, 2022 @8:56 PM

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