Current City of Edinburgh News
September in Scotland: politics in the city of Edinburgh - USD Vista
It's only been a few weeks and yet Edinburgh has transformed itself from a foreign city to a navigable, comfortable, and dare I say 'home-y' place. Since the moment that I arrived, it did not take long to realize this was not San Diego. Only moments ...
Fri, 26 Sep 2014 03:07:00 GMT
City of Edinburgh Methodist Church commended on its credit union scheme - The Edinburgh Reporter
Lothians MSP Sarah Boyack has lodged a motion at the Scottish Parliament to commend The City of Edinburgh Methodist Church on its recent partnership with Capital Credit Union, to facilitate the provision of credit union financial services to staff ...
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:32:58 GMT
Yes or No, Edinburgh hotels and bars win big in Scottish vote - Reuters
"It's been incredible," said Andrew Burns, leader of Edinburgh's city council, adding that he had "never experienced anything like it". "Everything is packed, busy and vibrant," he said. Set on hills beside the sea, Edinburgh's elegant Georgian avenues ...
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 15:19:07 GMT
Secret report: £260m needed to fix city's roads - Edinburgh Evening News
In a damning analysis of its performance, the council report details how mismanagement, lack of proper accounting and a failure to control costs have contributed to giving Edinburgh some the worst road surfaces of any Scottish city. Transport bosses ...
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 10:50:24 GMT
Edinburgh gets top marks in environmental competition - The Edinburgh Reporter
As well as the management and design of the city's parks and green spaces, judges focused on aspects like the city's active travel strategy, its attitude to recycling, tourism and leisure and the work of bodies like Historic Scotland, Essential ...
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 05:46:06 GMT
Edinburgh Leisure event for Over 50s! - The Edinburgh Reporter
Councillor Richard Lewis, Convener for Culture and Sport, said: “The City of Edinburgh Council has always valued the contribution older people make to our city, whether that be through volunteering their time and expertise, supporting people to get ...
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 18:39:24 GMT