Edinburgh has been chosen to host the start of the the OVO Energy Tour of Britain cycling series for the first time ever.
Two Edinburgh secondary school pupils will head to the polls for the very first time - on their 16th birthday.
A new, multi-million-pound waste depot is now in operation in Edinburgh, helping to deliver a more resilient service for the city.
Edinburgh’s Lord Provost Donald Wilson finished his third Virgin Money London Marathon to raise over £2,100 and counting for the OneCity Trust.
It has been described as Scotland's answer to Poets’ Corner in Westminster Abbey, with the words of the country's finest writers preserved in stone for posterity.