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Edinburgh on a Budget - Entertainment

Edinburgh is a fun and lively city. Check out some of these nightspots when you’re in town.

Over the next week we continue our series of Edinburgh highlights for the budget traveller. 224 more words

Tours & Activities

Start as you mean to go on...

Well, you need to start somewhere, even if it’s not a very nice day for it.


Threads, Tangents and TV

Both residencies – in Cowgate and Blaydon – are now at an end, although there’s still one more week to see the Creative Makings show at Gateshead Central Library. 99 more words

Dog Walk - Cowgate

January is a risky month to launch a new outdoor activity. That anyone turned up – with hindsight – is quite astounding. But numbers were low – even with the offer of free soup for afters. 50 more words

Wave-ology – Cowgate

From vigorous side to side from the wrist, through whole arm swing to just a wiggling of the fingers, (depending on what ached most) our ‘wave’ styles evolved over the week. 174 more words

Slow Roads - Fast Art on Cowgate Estate

On a cold and snowy Monday morning, we cheered up early commuters with the first outing of our pop-up art installation. Twice a day for the next 5 days, will find us somewhere on Cowgate with life-size road sign including children, dog and flowers; gently reminding drivers to take care around the estate and handing to passers-by our blingy medallion packs to make and wear.

Medallion Dog - Cowgate

Cal – a dapper looking dog at the best of times – seems to be holding her head a little higher now her collar is trending some be-seen-in-the-dark ‘bling’. 55 more words