The City of Edinburgh Council is calling on tougher laws to help crack down on the issue of dog fouling in the city.
Consultation is set to get under way in 11 school communities across Edinburgh over the coming months as part of a new pilot 'school streets' initiative.
After many years of planning, and obstacles along the way, construction work is starting on Edinburgh's new Portobello High School.
The Nelson Monument on Edinburgh’s Calton Hill has been colourfully commemorating Trafalgar Day.
With the October holidays in full swing, families from Edinburgh and further afield will be looking for fun and inexpensive ways to entertain and spook the kids this Halloween.