Local News

Sheffield Hallam University develop intelligent fingerprint system like no other

New fingerprint technology has been developed by scientists at Sheffield Hallam University which can, not only detect blood and various cosmetics, but also remind you exactly what you had for your lunch.   Fingerprint technology has … [Read More...]

Can you survive your own hell? Pop Up to Black Bar Barracks and discover your fate

Black Bar Barracks have created an adult-only Halloween experience which lets you delve into the pits of your own hell. Why would you say no?   “Private Hell” dares you to explore the disused military medical facility which has been … [Read More...]

15,000 students suffering from mental ill-health since last year

According to this years research by The Institute of Public Policy , "five times as many students have a mental health condition, brought on by the stresses of university life". Figures for first year students alone, have shown an increase from 3,000 … [Read More...]

Student charity Nightline emphasises the importance of World Mental Health Day

The Edinburgh Nightline charity is attempting to tackle the growing problem of mental health issues among university students in the capital. One in four students in Scotland are currently suffering with a form of psychological illness. Today, … [Read More...]

Maurice Malpas: time for a ‘fresh face’ for Scotland

Former Scotland defender, Maurice Malpas has stated it might be time for Scotland to bring in a 'fresh face' as manager.  Malpas, who played in the same international team as Gordon Strachan, has said: "I think Gordon will reflect on the last two … [Read More...]

Student stress causes contract cheating

Reports show a staggering amount of 600 students at the University of Edinburgh cheating in either exams or course work in the past 2 academic years.    The University Standards Watchdog has issued a new government-approved guideline to … [Read More...]

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Arts and Culture

The Luminate Festival celebrates its 5th birthday

Scotland’s creative ageing organisation has turned five this year and is celebrating its 6th festival this October. Films, art exhibitions, theatre acts and more will be featured during the festival all across Scotland throughout the entire … [Read More...]

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Sip Away at the Edinburgh Cocktail Weekend

Cocktail lovers are in for a treat at the first ever Edinburgh Cocktail Weekend this 6th–8th October. Following the Edinburgh Cocktail Festival back in August, it’s time for the inaugural Edinburgh Cocktail Weekend. Mixology and cocktail enthusiasts … [Read More...]

Strictly’s Same-Sex Couple Controversy

It was a moment of sheer joy when Scottish comedian Susan Calman was partnered with her favourite professional dancer, Kevin Clifton, on the first showing of this year’s Strictly Come Dancing. Instead of an emotional response from the public, Calman … [Read More...]

Brainstorm: Evita Arrives at the Playhouse

Last night Evita arrived at Edinburgh Playhouse following a smash hit run at London’s Dominion Theatre. Telling the story of Eva Peron, wife of former Argentinian dictator Juan Peron, the show follows Eva’s journey from struggle to … [Read More...]

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Sport

IRN-BRU Cup Quarter Final Draw: Holders Dundee Utd Draw Crusaders

  Dundee United have been drawn at home against Crusaders in the IRN-BRU Cup Quarter Finals draw.  The holders face Northern Irish opposition for the second consecutive time, following a 1-0 victory over Linfield in the previous … [Read More...]

O’Neill Wary of Leaving Northern Ireland for Club Job

Michael O’Neill has earned high praise for his work at international level but won’t be leaving for a club job any time soon. The Northern Ireland manager has led his country to Euro 2016, and confirmed a play-off to qualify for next year’s World … [Read More...]

Barcelona vs. PSG Preview

Barcelona are looking to make Champions League history tonight as they attempt to overturn a four goal deficit in the knockout stages of the competition for the first time. PSG take a strong 4-0 lead to the Camp Nou after dismantling Barcelona at … [Read More...]

Murray Through to Third Round in Melbourne

Andy Murray is through to the third round of the Australian Open after beating Russia's Andrey Rublev in straight sets (6-3, 6-0,6-2). The World Number One made light work of the teenager who is currently ranked 152 in the men's singles rankings, … [Read More...]

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International

In his debut speech to the UN General Assembly, Donald Trump warned of the threats from ‘rogue nations’. The US President singled out Iran and North Korea in his New York speech. On North Korea, he mockingly said its leader, Kim Jong-un, “rocket man … [Read More...]

President Donald Trump has addressed the UN General Assembly for the first time today. Speaking about North Korea's nuclear threat, he threatened to "totally destroy" the country if the situation arises in which they are forced to defend themselves … [Read More...]

The US National Hurricane Center have said they are “very concerned about a life threatening storm surge,” that is currently heading towards the US Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico. Mudslides, storm surges and flash floods are expected within the next … [Read More...]

  US House Republicans, revealed a detailed healthcare plan earlier this week, which could well replace the controversial Affordable Care Act,  signed into law in March 2010. Also known as Obamacare, the federal statute brought in by the … [Read More...]

Check out our roundup of today's international news: https://youtu.be/3gRN2O3rQtA … [Read More...]

Outspoken right-wing columnist Katie Hopkins has caused yet another effortless storm on Twitter, shortly after Donald Trump announced plans for National Security to build a wall across the Mexican border. "Big day planned on NATIONAL SECURITY … [Read More...]

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Scotland’s creative ageing organisation has turned five this year and is celebrating its 6th festival this October. Films, art exhibitions, theatre acts and more will be featured during the festival all across Scotland throughout the entire … [Read More...]

www.neilhannaphotography.co.uk 07702 246823

Cocktail lovers are in for a treat at the first ever Edinburgh Cocktail Weekend this 6th–8th October. Following the Edinburgh Cocktail Festival back in August, it’s time for the inaugural Edinburgh Cocktail Weekend. Mixology and cocktail enthusiasts … [Read More...]

It was a moment of sheer joy when Scottish comedian Susan Calman was partnered with her favourite professional dancer, Kevin Clifton, on the first showing of this year’s Strictly Come Dancing. Instead of an emotional response from the public, Calman … [Read More...]

Last night Evita arrived at Edinburgh Playhouse following a smash hit run at London’s Dominion Theatre. Telling the story of Eva Peron, wife of former Argentinian dictator Juan Peron, the show follows Eva’s journey from struggle to … [Read More...]

아버지 (Father) The first few minutes of Reflection are a test of your patience. As a reward for seeking out new and exciting electronic music, you are treated to 10 minutes of what sounds like a computer lab full of Windows 98 computers crashing into … [Read More...]

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