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Sleight & Hand. Live streaming from the Edinburgh festival fringe. 20-08-14

At this time of year I long to be in Edinburgh, if I am not there, and so I was grateful for this BBC afternoon live streaming of Sleight & Hand, one of the shows from the fringe. 291 more words

Arts Reviews And Comment

Everybody needs a little time away...

Bobbie being six months ‘n’ all, there seems to be a well known fact amongst parents that six months is the time you go away for the first time without bubba. 613 more words


Pommery Cafe review - one week only!

There is only 1 week left – Make sure you pop in to Pommery at the Signet Library soon!

There really is nothing better than popping in for a glass of perfectly chilled fizz en route to the Opera, to see an Art exhibition or before you go and see a rip roaring comedy extravaganza at one of Edinburgh’s multitude of summer festivals. 497 more words


Top ten places to eat during the Edinburgh Festival

Here’s my selection of the best places to grab a bite during the festival this August. There are actually more than ten top places listed – I got a bit carried away! 991 more words


EdFringe2014 Day 19: The Golden Postbox

Yesterday, I took a picture of the postbox that was sprayed gold in honour of Chris Hoy. It’s normally surrounded by crowds of people staring at a street performer juggling or shouting or falling over in the Tron Square. 54 more words



I’ve been very lax in the bedding department over the past couple of weeks.  The set that I removed last weekend hadn’t been washed by the time it came to change the current stuff this evening.   506 more words

Edinburgh festival 2014 review: Bloom – a gripping account of homelessness

By Lyn Gardner published by The Guardian:

New Glasgow company Vocal Point bring us two tales of dramatically different journeys to the soup kitchen

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