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Qatar Airways Inaugural flight lands at Edinburgh

A Qatar Airways Boeing 787 landed at Edinburgh today, on its inaugural flight from Doha. This marks several years of preparation by Edinburgh Airport and it opens up possibilities for people to connect to...

Radio ENRG Charity Broadcast Bonanza – today!

Since its launch six months ago, Radio ENRG has become the platform for talk, tunes, tales and talent. Now home to over 20 unique shows, the station is winding down as the term comes...

Five things you need to know today Edinburgh!

 Sport your trainers! - Commonwealth Day - Kirsty Wark Book Signing - Vintage Fair -  Gallery TenAlison Johnstone MSP used to be a runner so it is nothing special for her to wear trainers...

Five things you need to know today

 Harry Potter at National Library - Gilmerton Library offering digital help - Edinburgh Reads event at Blackhall Library - National Library of Scotland competition - South Queensferry LibraryJ K Rowling has written in the margin but...

Scottish National Portrait Gallery hosts new exhibition about India

A collection of beautiful and rarely seen photographs, which offers a fascinating insight into the role played by Scots in the British Raj, is to feature in a new exhibition at the Scottish National...

STV Local gets a relaunch

STV Local started off in Edinburgh at much the same time as The Edinburgh Reporter did. Now they have updated their website adding more photos, videos and introducing a slicker look.  They have split...

Creative Scotland announce Funding for hyperlocal media

Creative Scotland and Nesta are today calling for ideas that could contribute to the development of a hyperlocal media sector. (We find this news very exciting indeed!)The call is part of a major new...

North Edinburgh News rises from the ashes

The much-loved North Edinburgh News is back!As part of the budget cuts in 2011, the funding of almost £45,000 to the North Edinburgh News which had kept it afloat for many years, was immediately...

Flat Fire in Polwarth

Firecrews were called out at around 8pm on Friday night to a fire in Polwarth Crescent. Police and Ambulance Crews attended the scene. The incident was confirmed as a kitchen fire by Lothian and...

Edinburgh Bands On TV Tonight

Several local bands will grace our screens tonight in an hour long BBC documentary about the South by Southwest Festival, which took place back in March in Austin, Texas.  Called Artworks: Scotland Rocks at SXSW, the programme...

The end of The Guardian and the hyperlocal?

You might have read our article about the proposed closure of The Guardian Local Blog in Edinburgh, Leeds and Cardiff. Here is the story so far on Twitter today.......http://storify.com/edinreporter/a-sad-day-for-hyperlocals.js

ESPC raises the roof with fundraising

ESPC, east central Scotland’s no. 1 property marketing firm, is proud to have raised over £2800 for Breast Cancer Care. The money was raised through a series of events, with the help of ESPC’s 200...

Edinburgh on Twitter 30 March 2011

It is said (and we are not really sure by whom but bear with us!) that tweets last for about 7 minutes. This is our way of trying to extend life expectancy.....The photo is...

Five things you need to know today

The project masterminded by the transport company Stagecoach to bring passengers from Fife to Edinburgh by hovercraft has encountered choppy waters. The Courier explains that the budget cuts at Fife Council are endangering the...


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