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A Treat for Cycling Fans

The Aviva Tour of Britain is British Cycling’s premier road cycling event giving cycling fans the opportunity to see the world’s best teams and riders competing on their door step. Scottish cycling enthusiasts will be treated to two stages this year, with Stage 4 visiting Edinburgh for the first time in the history of the race.

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More Iconic Artists at Scottish Gallery

Paintings by the late Joan Eardley, landscapes by James Morrison and a fascinating talk by Guy Poploe, all provide a fabulous feast for art-lovers at the Scottish Gallery, Dundas Street, Edinburgh.

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Fine Lines for the Festival of Art

This year the Edinburgh International Festival is giving great prominence to the visual arts through our fantastic network of galleries. For example, The Scottish Gallery is showing a whole range of constrasting works incoporating elegant porcelain, precious metals and fabulous wooden ‘sculptures’ in seasoned oak. These form part of the Fine Lines exhibition. Read the rest of this entry »

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Countdown to EIF 2015

It’s August.  It’s Edinburgh.  It’s Festival time.

On the eve of this, the 69th Edinburgh International Festival, the city’s six major theatres and concert halls – not to mention myriad smaller venues – are ready to showcase some of the best national and international music, theatre, opera and dance.  Read the rest of this entry »

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