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The Lady of West Port Garden

In the early 1900s, Norah Geddes was a leading light behind several garden areas created within the city of Edinburgh.

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The Secret of Display Gardens

Coreen Connell, from Kevock Plants, offers some insights into what it’s really like in this season of high-profile gardening and plant shows…

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All About Archie

I’ve had my dog, Archie, since he was eight weeks old; he’s two now. During the time I’ve had him, there have been many ups and downs – thankfully, more ups – and now I can’t imagine life without my furry friend.

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A Summer Feast

On an early morning jaunt to Stockbridge I decided to browse the bookshelves in the Golden Hare book shop at St Stephen Street. The colourful spine of the cookery book ‘Feasts’, by Sabrina Ghayour, stimulated my taste buds.

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