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Edinburgh's Hogmanay: Torchlight Procession

As in previous years, the 2019 Torchlight Procession opens the annual Edinburgh's Hogmanay celebrations with around 8,000 torchbearers creating a "river of fire" down the Royal Mile. Last year saw around around 40,000 people come out for the event, to watch and take part.

edg Wed, 9 Oct '19 7.26pm

Forest Fringe

Submitted by edg on Fri, 5 Aug '16 7.29am

Launched in August 2007, the Forest Fringe has established itself as a shining example of what the Edinburgh Fringe in August should be about. In fact, the Forest Fringe is so fringe organisers are not even concerned with listing it in the Edinburgh Fringe Society's brochure.