Category: city centre

Nominate your inspiring volunteers

Inspiring Volunteering Achievement Awards 2015 Edinburgh’s Volunteering Ambassador the Lord Provost Donald Wilson will honour some of the dedicated volunteers who give their time, energy and commitment to the people of Edinburgh at a...

Just capital! Free wi-fi in Edinburgh this Easter

Connected Capital: Enjoy free wi-fi this Easter Edinburgh residents and visitors are to benefit from free wi-fi in 70 public buildings across the city as part of the City of Edinburgh Council’s Connected Capital...

Edinburgh Police Choir on lookout for new members

The Edinburgh Police Choir is looking to recruit new tenors to its ranks.  We are arguably the most exciting and innovative contemporary choir in Scotland, made up of police officers, support staff and members...

See city streets exhibition

A touring exhibition tracing 100 years of town planning in Edinburgh opened at the historic Museum of Edinburgh on Saturday. The 100 Years of Planning temporary display, which launched at the city council’s Waverley Court headquarters in September...

Lallie Wilson exhibition at North Edinburgh Arts

Lallie Wilson: Exhibition Opening Invite Friday 20th March  North Edinburgh Arts 6 – 7.30pm North Edinburgh Arts is pleased to present the first major painting exhibition by the artist Lallie Wilson. Based in Musselburgh, Lallie...

Let there be light …

Council apologises and agrees to ‘up the brightness’ The city council is to improve the brightness of street lighting following complaints from residents. New LED lights have been installed across the city over recent...

Crackdown on crime continues across the city

Police Scotland have reported more progress in the fight against crime on Edinburgh’s streets Police in Edinburgh investigating a firearms discharge in West Pilton have charged three men as part of wider disruption activity...

Trade waste bins to be cleared from city streets

Trade waste bins will be removed from Edinburgh’s streets as part of a citywide scheme which will begin rolling out in April. Businesses will no longer be permitted to permanently store their waste containers in...