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Olympic Torch to be celebrated in Edinburgh with a free party

 Scotland’s Capital is set to host an unmissable free party on Wednesday 13 June 2012 at Edinburgh Castle as part of the Olympic Torch Relay.The glittering celebration will enable thousands of people to enjoy...

Royal Commonwealth Pool re-opens

The Royal Commonwealth Pool (RCP) was formally reopened this afternoon. The event was a star-studded celebration featuring swimming and diving legends, past and present. Former Olympic swimming champion, Edinburgh's David Wilkie, performed the honours, declaring...

Queen Margaret student Carrying the Olympic Torch

A podiatry student from Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh has been selected as an official torch bearer for the Olympic Games. Twenty year old Toby Harris, a 2nd year Podiatry student, is to be a ‘Coca-cola...

Commonwealth Pool to reopen in March

It was announced today that the much anticipated public reopening of the Royal Commonwealth Pool is set for Wednesday 21 March 2012.The £37m refurbishment by GRAHAM Construction is opening as expected in Spring 2012...

Calling all runners!

If a jog around Arthur’s Seat is already something you enjoy, or if you want a fitness goal to work towards before summer 2012, sign up now for The Edinburgh International Festival’s Speed of...

Cultural Olympiad will stage two Edinburgh premieres

Two performances at The Queen's Hall and The Usher Hall in Edinburgh will be part of the Cultural Olympiad planned for 2012, it has been announced today. The PRS for Music Foundation has told us...


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