The famed wit, Samuel Johnson, once said in his travels in Scotland with friend James Boswell in the 1770s, that "A tree might be a show in Scotland as a horse in Venice."
Many Hogmanay revellers will be able to start 2014 with a free bus ride home or back to their Edinburgh accommodation.
Erin, who has appeared with LYMMC and The Edinburgh Scout and Guide Gang Show joins the cast of 'White Christmas'She shares the role of 'Susan' with other girls from Paisley and the Borders.
He (or should that be "she") looks like someone who has had an unfortunate accident with a leaf-blower and a tub of glue. Or perhaps it's a character from a horror movie?
As in previous years, government heritage agency Historic Scotland will be marking Scotland's national day, St Andrew's Day, by providing free tickets to 35 of it
The e-mail trailer for said "Time to make some noise" and followed this with the comment "On Sunday, we’ll start our tour across Northern Europe and kick off the loudest and mo
Parking charges on many city centre streets will be waived again from 5pm this Christmas shopping season.
A bit of good news from up North, after the pregnancy saga of Edinburgh Zoo's guest VIP (Very Important Panda) Tian Tian ended in disappointment last week.
City centre tram works are almost over. Well, at least we hope they are.
Council funds of up to £2,500 are being made available for green initiatives in the local community through Waste Action Grants.
Edinburgh's trams take another lurch forward today with the start of tram testing between Gogar depot and Edinburgh Park Station. The testing phase
A ticket for Edinburgh's new trams, due to be running by May 2014, will be the same price as a bus ticket Edinburgh city leaders have announced.
A walk up the Royal Mile during the Fringe can be an interesting experience. Today I took a photograph of all the faces that really struck me as being interesting, frightening or just plain weird.
A quiet oasis located in the heart of the city. The Old College Quad on South Bridge, rarely visited but worth it for the architecture and virtual solitude.
In association with TRACS (Traditional Arts and Culture Scotland), and with a programme led by Mairi McFadyen and Donald Smith, the Scottish Storytelling Centre hosts a series of discussions and works
Information has at last been released by Edinburgh City Council admitting that the tram project is going to run at an operating loss for the next fifteen years - which is a fact that the critics of
Today's article in The Scotsman promising the beleaguered citizens of Edinburgh "the tram by Christmas" might be seen by some more of a threat than a promise.
Nothing’s more sure than change but when news that The Stag’s Head, an old Broughton Road pub that dates back to the 1890s, was to close there was a real air of sadness among its regula
"Take a Telegram, boy!" was the call.