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Hibernian vs Hearts: Lee Johnson and Robbie Neilson look ahead to the Edinburgh derby

Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player Hibernian boss Lee Johnson and Hearts manager Robbie Neilson look ahead to Sunday’s Edinburgh derby. Source link

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Sports

Will Hibernian or Hearts win the first Edinburgh Derby of the season?

The Edinburgh Festival is in full swing in Scotland’s capital city but for the locals, the only show in town is Sunday’s derby between Hibernian and Hearts. With thousands of tourists from all corners of the globe in the city to see the world’s largest arts festival, like all good shows, every Edinburgh Derby has […]

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Life Style

Duke of Edinburgh Award volunteer for over 42 years is honoured with British Citizen Award

“I always knew Prince Philip was a robust sort of character, very forthright, and he was very chatty to all the kids. He talked to the participants more than me; I just shook his hand and he said, ‘Hello and well done to everyone’, that sort of thing. “It was a routine thing for him […]

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UK

Prince Edward gears up for Duke of Edinburgh title with key Scottish engagement today

The Queen was said to have humoured Edward when he requested the 11th Century title on the basis that he liked the character of Lord Wessex in the blockbuster film, Shakespeare in Love. But at the time of his wedding, it was also announced the Queen and Philip intended for Edward to be created the […]

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Life Style

‘Fabulous’ The Queen is beautiful in blue today for rare outing at ceremony in Edinburgh

She also wore a subtle pair of pearl earrings and one gold bangle. The Queen donned a pair of elegant white gloves, too. And she tied the look together with a chic staple black handbag. On her feet the monarch went for simple black shoes with a silver buckle. She was a floral beauty as […]

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UK

Edinburgh fire: Huge blaze ravages Calton Hill as thick smoke spews from beloved landmark

The gorse fire broke out on Calton Hill with smoke seen rising from across the city. Shocked eyewitnesses have taken to social media with one Twitter user commenting: “Big bush fire on CaltonHill Edinburgh right now – avoid!” Fellow Twiter user Emma said: “Hope everyone is okay!” Scottish Fire and Rescue Service is in attendance […]

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Travel

Grave robbing, murder and modern medicine: I visited the ultimate Edinburgh exhibition

Why do people donate themselves to medical science, and how did we get here? I took a trip to the beautiful city of Edinburgh, Scotland, on March 25 and spent two days completely immersed in the history of anatomy and dissection in the UK. I also learnt how valuable bodies are – and the extent […]

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UK

Prince Edward stuns commuters as he takes the Tube after Duke of Edinburgh engagement

The Earl of Wessex, 58, was seen on the Jubilee Line service in the heart of the capital on Monday, where he spent the the day celebrating winners of the Duke of Edinburgh’s Gold award at Buckingham Palace. The Queen’s youngest child seemed to be in conversation with another man holding a similar umbrella as the train moved from […]

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Business

A huge tidal power testing facility is looking to simulate decades of harsh sea conditions

An image of the £4.6 million FastBlade facility. Scotland has a long association with North Sea oil and gas production, but in recent years it’s also become a hub for companies and projects focused on tidal power and marine energy in general. Jeff J Mitchell | Getty Images News | Getty Images A £4.6 million […]

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Celebrities

Strictly star Johannes Radebe meets Prince Edward at Duke of Edinburgh Awards

Strictly Come Dancing star Johannes Radebe joined Prince Edward to celebrate the Duke of Edinburgh Gold award winners at a celebration event in the Buckingham Palace gardens in London. The 35 year old South African dancer shared an empowering message with the young people in who gathered at the ceremony and told those in attendance: […]