Picture this: Edinburgh Art Festival programme unveiled

The only major annual festival dedicated to the visual arts within the UK has announced the first details of its 15th edition, bringing together the capital’s leading galleries, museums and artist-run spaces in a city-wide celebration of art!

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World Autism Awareness Week: events in Edinburgh

Today (Monday 26 March) marks the start of World Autism Awareness Week - an annual campaign to raise awareness and highlight the challenges facing the 1 in a hundred people in the city who have autism. World Autism Awareness Day is Monday 2 April 2018.

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Planning approval granted for 194 homes in Craigmillar

Press release issued by CCG (Scotland) Ltd on planning permission being granted to build a further 194 affordable and low cost homes at Craigmillar Town Centre, a major regeneration project in South East Edinburgh.

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Dunedin Canmore marks start of work on 70 new affordable homes for rent

Press release issued by Dunedin Canmore to mark start of work on 70 new affordable homes for rent

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Thousands of kids get set for city's first IRONKIDS event

The organisers of IRONMAN 70.3 Edinburgh, Scotland’s biggest triathlon, have announced plans for IRONKIDS Scotland, a new series of three fun and family-focused running events for young people aged 3 to 14.

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Glistening in gold: first pieces of the Ross Fountain make their return

The buttresses and low parts of the renovated Ross Fountain are the next pieces to be returned to the site within West Princes Street Gardens and will showcase the new French colour palate for the much-loved landmark.

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Lights out at City Chambers for WWF’s Earth Hour 2018

On Saturday 24 March, the City of Edinburgh Council will once again demonstrate their commitment to action on climate change, joining WWF Scotland for the planet’s biggest environmental event.

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Call for a construction charter to improve industry practices

Motion moved by Depute Leader Cllr Cammy Day agreed at Council today.

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Have your say on tram cycle safety and Tram to Newhaven project plans

In the following article, which was published in today's Edinburgh Evening News, Transport Convener Councillor Lesley Macinnes calls on the public to share their views:

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Flying a flag for Commonwealth Day

The City of Edinburgh Council is flying the flag for Commonwealth Day 2018 (Monday 12 March).

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