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Sanjeev Kohli is Still Game as he Unveils Bold New Tartan for Edinburgh’s Hogmanay

13th Dec 2017

Scottish Comedian and Street Party Host Sanjeev Kohli models new tartan for Edinburgh’s Hogmanay from the ramparts of Edinburgh Castle.   Vibrant new tartan for Edinburgh’s Hogmanay 2018 captures the festivals’ spirit of dynamism, celebration and energy, fusing traditional and
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Young writers chosen to star alongside acclaimed author Val Mcdermid in Message from the Skies

13th Dec 2017

Primary school winner: Lucy Hutcheon, age 11: ‘I’m so happy! I can’t believe my story was chosen.  It feels great to know that people enjoy what I write.’ Davidsons Mains Primary School   S1-S3 Winner: Maisie Dalton, age 12: ‘I’m
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The ultimate Christmas surprise: Edinburgh’s Giant Advent Calendar

4th Dec 2017

The ultimate Christmas surprise: Edinburgh’s Giant Advent Calendar 1-24 December, General Register House Stunning animations of Edinburgh winters past surprise passers-by as part of Edinburgh’s Christmas. Edinburgh’s Giant Advent Calendar, a brand new free attraction created by Underbelly and Double
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Light Night celebrates biggest ever opening weekend for Edinburgh’s Christmas!

4th Dec 2017

Edinburgh’s Christmas welcomes over 370,000 people over its biggest ever opening weekend. George Street was the place to be on Sunday 19 November when thousands gathered at Light Night to celebrate the beginning of Edinburgh’s Christmas, one of the biggest
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Five Guys Named Moe extends its run at the Marble Arch Theatre for the second time

8th Nov 2017

FIVE GUYS NAMED MOE A musical by CLARKE PETERS Featuring LOUIS JORDAN'S greatest hits 08.11.17 FIVE GUYS NAMED MOE EXTENDS ITS RUN AT THE MARBLE ARCH THEATRE FOR THE SECOND TIME DUE TO POPULAR DEMAND   THE PRODUCTION WILL NOW PLAY UNTIL MARCH 24TH 2018
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Scottish actress Laura Main to switch on Edinburgh’s Christmas lights

6th Nov 2017

Star of BBC’s Call the Midwife and Shrek the Musical Laura Main is announced to switch on Edinburgh’s Christmas lights during the city’s Light Night celebrations on 19 November With an array of local talent on display and hosted by
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Full Music Line-up Announced for Edinburgh’s Hogmanay

27th Oct 2017

MEDIA INFORMATION UNDER EMBARGO UNTIL 00.01 ON FRIDAY 27 OCTOBER 2017 EDINBURGH’S HOGMANAY TODAY ANNOUNCED FULL MUSICAL LINE UP DECLARING REVAMPED NEW YEAR FESTIVAL BEST IN THE WORLD Extensive musical line up showcasing the freshest new talent, current superstars and
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Edinburgh’s Christmas 2017 Events Announced: Now On Sale!

19th Sep 2017

Edinburgh’s Christmas is one of the most popular Christmas celebrations in the UK. 2017 will see the biggest, brightest and best programme of events and entertainment so far! Opening on 17 November, this year the celebrations expand across the city
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Austentatious: An Improvised Jane Austen Novel Hits The West End

13th Sep 2017

It is a truth universally acknowledged, that anyone in possession of wit and good taste must be in want of great entertainment…   Join Austentatious for the social event of the season, as they take London’s West End by storm.   Austentatious is
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Rag’n'Bone Man to headline Edinburgh’s Hogmanay 2018

8th Sep 2017

Following his triumphant year as the biggest UK breakout star of 2017, Rag’n’Bone Man, AKA Rory Graham, is set to headline Edinburgh’s Hogmanay, the biggest New Year celebration in the UK. 10,000 tickets to Edinburgh’s Hogmanay Concert in the Gardens
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