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French Fountain Brought Back to Life

One of Princes Street Gardens’ oldest features is to be restored to its former glory with a little help from one of its newer attractions.

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Coal, Canaries and (30th Birthday) Cake

One of Scotland’s best loved visitor attractions celebrated its 30th birthday on the 21st November with a special free exhibition guaranteed to fascinate and delight all its diversity of visitors.

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Over the Border — and Over the Limit

December 5th marks an important date for all drivers in Scotland, when the new lower drink-drive limits come into force. The message from the police and road safety organisations is still ‘the best advice is none’, i.e. don’t drink and drive, but drivers can further contribute to road safety by using their own breathalyser to determine their alcohol level the morning after.

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Judy Murray brings Andy and Jamie’s childhood games to Roadshow

Starting the day at Dunbar Primary School, Judy Murray kicked off the first of nine Tennis on the Road sessions as part of a four day roadshow across East Lothian.

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