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Edinburgh fringe launches £7.5m emergency appeal – Read Online

The Edinburgh festival fringe has launched a £7.5m emergency appeal after it lost millions of pounds during the Covid pandemic. The festival’s directors said the crisis had had a devastating impact on the event, which until last year was the world’s largest annual arts festival. from Pocket –https://www.theguardian.com/stage/2021/aug/24/edinburgh-fringe-launches-75m-emergency-appeal

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New luxury Edinburgh to Paris train will have private cabins and cocktail bar – Read Online

Edinburgh holidaymakers could soon be able to travel to Europe in style as part of a new luxury ‘hotel on wheels’ rail link connecting the Capital and Paris. from Pocket –https://www.edinburghlive.co.uk/news/edinburgh-news/luxury-edinburgh-paris-rail-link-20826070

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The lost Edinburgh castle accidentally demolished after a paperwork error – Read Online

The back of Morrisons isn’t the first place you’d expect to find a ruined castle. And technically, you won’t – of the castle that stood in Granton, Edinburgh, from the 1400s to the 1920s, only the walled garden remains, thanks to the efforts of a dedicated community group. from Pocket –https://www.edinburghlive.co.uk/news/edinburgh-news/lost-edinburgh-castle-accidentally-demolished-20685908

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£40 million renewable energy hub plans unveiled for the Port of Leith – Read Online

Forth Ports has unveiled proposals for the creation of Scotland’s largest renewable energy hub on a 175 acre site at the Port of Leith. from Pocket –https://www.insider.co.uk/news/40-million-renewable-energy-hub-24177647

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Edinburgh pub will ‘serve drinks past 10pm’ after finding ‘small print’ in rules – Read Online

Bosses at Edinburgh’s Pear Tree say they will stay open to serve alcohol in their beer garden until 12am, while the majority of other capital bars will be closing at 10pm. from Pocket –https://www.edinburghlive.co.uk/news/edinburgh-news/edinburgh-pub-serve-drinks-past-20484553

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Hollywood special effects legend’s iconic monsters are let loose in Edinburgh – Read Online

Monsters created by a Hollywood special effects legend have taken over some of Edinburgh’s most famous landmarks ahead of the city’s visitor attractions and hospitality businesses reopening next week. from Pocket –https://www.scotsman.com/whats-on/arts-and-entertainment/hollywood-special-effects-legends-iconic-monsters-are-let-loose-in-edinburgh-3209929

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The weird and wonderful story behind Edinburgh’s oldest building – Read Online

It’s no secret that Edinburgh is full of old buildings. From the cobbles of the Old Town to the tenements of the New Town, the city is known for its age and character. from Pocket –https://www.edinburghlive.co.uk/best-in-edinburgh/weird-wonderful-story-behind-edinburghs-20329058

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Edinburgh couple on city’s prettiest street say selfie takers are ruining their lives – Read Online

It’s one of the most picturesque spots in Scotland, but one couple have revealed what its really like to live on Circus Lane. An Edinburgh couple have spoken about life on Edinburgh’s most photographed streets, saying they have considered fleeing to Poland. from Pocket –https://www.edinburghlive.co.uk/news/edinburgh-news/edinburgh-couple-citys-prettiest-street-20235682