Edinburgh's lawn bowling clubs threatened by cut to grass clippings service  Edinburgh News

Lawn bowling clubs across the Capital are in danger of going bust if a council *service* to pick up their grass clipping is withdrawn, it has been claimed.


Edinburgh strippers: ‘Ban our clubs and we’ll be forced into an unregulated underworld’  The Scotsman

A ban on strip clubs in Edinburgh would not be a victory for feminism but instead an act that will force dancers to the unregulated underworld, strippers claim.


Hearts and Hibs fans reveal the one position their clubs need to strengthen - and it is not a surprise  Edinburgh News

Hearts and Hibs fans won't thank you for stating they have things in common.


Devastating fire at Sighthill pavilion leaves sports clubs fighting for their futures  Edinburgh News

Sighthill sports pavilion was set ablaze overnight in what is thought to be a deliberate fire.


Council to restrict funding for The Venchie to the end of the year  The Edinburgh Reporter

Despite Councillor Callum Laidlaw's best efforts today to get more funding for a unique club in Craigmillar which helps children get to school, the council agreed ...


Thugs attacked man with golf clubs during terrifying ambush in East Calder woods  Edinburgh Live

The 47-year-old victim was rushed to hospital with serious injuries to his face during the horror attack on Friday night.


Edinburgh City striker Blair Henderson’s next goal is to join the 100 club  Edinburgh News

Blair Henderson admits he is unlikely to eclipse last season's remarkable haul of 38 goals this term, but the Edinburgh City striker aims to bring up his career ...


Junior Agogo, former Hibs and Ghana striker, dies at 40  The Scotsman

Former Hibs and Ghana striker Junior Agogo has died in London at the age of 40.


Dean Ballantyne: It’s time to take Dunbar United seriously  Edinburgh News

Even he is surprised by their sharp rise, but Dunbar United striker Dean Ballantyne believes manager Geoff Jones' grand-plan is bearing fruit and it's time they ...


Row over Edinburgh football club’s controversial park container  The Scotsman

Edinburgh institution, Lothian Thistle Hutchison Vale, is in a fight with Edinburgh City Council and at least one local resident over a metal container in Clermiston ...


Christian Doidge: I’m not as popular as fans favourites but I will win Hibs supporters over  Edinburgh News

Hibs striker Christian Doidge has revealed his determination to win over the fans, hoping that one day he'll become as popular as team-mates Flo Kamberi and ...


Hockey – Guy teams up with ESM for this season  The Edinburgh Reporter

David Guy is the new men's hockey coach for ESM and he will also play for the club and helping out with under-16 matches. He started his career with Inverleith ...


Christopher Biggins at Edinburgh Fringe: Join the TV personality for his late-lunch chat shows  Edinburgh Live

The actor and presenter will entertain audiences for four days at the Pleasance Dome – starting on Thursday.


Festival Breakfast Club – Breakfast with Joan Busby  The Edinburgh Reporter

We started the day off with the second of the Edinburgh Art Festival Breakfast clubs this morning held at Open Eye Gallery. Mezzo soprano Joan Busby ...


Age Scotland make appeal for volunteers  Daily Record

Helpers are urgently needed to support lonely older people and help them become more socially active in their communities.


Sell-out ABBA club night is coming to Edinburgh with huge '70s disco  Edinburgh Live

ABBA Disco Wonderland has toured the UK and now it's Edinburgh's turn.


Six top-rated Edinburgh Fringe circus and cabaret shows that have earned rave reviews this year  Edinburgh Live

This could come in handy if you're looking to sample some of the best cabaret or circus shows at this year's Festival.


Professional golfer Michele Thomson to be reunited with clubs after they go missing on way to Edinburgh Airport  Edinburgh News

A TOP golfer is set to be reunited with her clubs after they went missing on the way to Edinburgh and a prestigious tournament.


Hearts owner Ann Budge speaks on meeting with Hibs’ Ron Gordon  Edinburgh News

Hearts and Hibs are to work closer together following a productive meeting between owners Ann Budge and Ron Gordon. Although rivals on the field, ...


Hearts say Tynecastle pitch 'optimal for play' after Edinburgh Festival concert  BBC Sport

Hearts say their Tynecastle pitch is ready for "elite-level football" despite an image emerging of the surface following a recent concert.


The search is on for Edinburgh's 'pet hero of the year' - here's how to nominate  Edinburgh Live

You could win a wi-fi camera that lets you watch your pets at home when you're out.


Edinburgh Big Beach Busk: Music event will return to Portobello for tenth time this year  Edinburgh Live

It began life as an 'antidote to the Edinburgh's frantic festival'


Edinburgh Antiques Fair is almost upon is with scores of retro and vintage goods  Edinburgh Live

The event, which is the biggest of its kind in Scotland, will take place at the Royal Highland Centre later this month.


Madness at Edinburgh Summer Sessions: Weather, travel, times and more ahead of Princes Street gig  Edinburgh Live

Ska heroes Madness will be transforming Princes Street Gardens into a House of Fun when they arrive for their Edinburgh Summer Sessions show tonight.


Spliced review at Traverse, Edinburgh Sports Club – 'polished takedown of toxic masculinity'  The Stage

An energetic and entertaining takedown of toxic masculinity in the Gaelic world of hurling.


Edinburgh Council demand removal of Hutchison Vale's controversial container for goalposts  Edinburgh News

Edinburgh council has been accused of heavy-handedness after issuing football club Hutchison Vale with a legal letter demanding the removal of a metal ...


Building Briefs – August 21st  Scottish Construction Now

Glasgow Recycling and Renewable Energy Centre opens officially The Glasgow Recycling and Renewable Energy Centre (GRREC) at Polmadie on the south ...


London Hughes: ‘If I was a white dude, would I be at the Edinburgh Fringe or would I be selling out arenas?’  iNews

London Hughes started her career on Babestation and CBBC. Now she's the breakout hit of this year's Edinburgh Fringe with a show about dating.


Ruby Wax Edinburgh Fringe show cancelled after comedian suffers serious accident on holiday  Edinburgh Live

The comedy star was due to perform her new show at The Pleasance Grand but will be taking time to heal and recover.


Michael Weir has say on Hibs cup tie and Florian Kamberi speculation  Edinburgh News

Our reward for finally beating Morton is a quarter-final tie against Kilmarnock. A home draw would, obviously, have been better than a trip to Rugby Park ...


Still shocking? Mixed views on Edinburgh Festival's capacity to offend  The Times

In a top venue at the Edinburgh Fringe, bar staff are buzzing about Sex Education, a show featuring cucumber sandwiches, a comedian's trenchant chats with ...


Lewis Capaldi in Edinburgh: Site map, parking, travel advice, stage times and weather  Edinburgh Live

The West Lothian star will perform at Princes Street Gardens as part of the Edinburgh Summer Sessions 2019.


Jamie Insall: Former Hibs striker brands Kilmarnock 'terrible' after cup draw  Edinburgh Live

Paul Heckingbttom's side were paired with Killie in the quarter-finals of the Betfred Cup.


Ryotaro Meshino: Manchester City midfielder attends Hearts game ahead of potential loan  Edinburgh Live

The player was in attendance as Hearts drew with Ross County at the weekend.


Revealed: How much Hearts and Hibs spent on policing last season - compared to league rivals  Edinburgh News

The 12 clubs in the Scottish Premiership spent more than £1million on policing last season.


Theatre Review: Spliced, Traverse @ Edinburgh Sports Club (Venue 467), Edinburgh  The Scotsman

In creating a solo drama with its roots in the remarkable world of hurling, though – the thrilling and intensely physical Irish form of hockey that is often described ...


Most unusual Fringe venue yet? Stand-up comedy to take place in Edinburgh Poundland shop  Edinburgh Live

Expect plenty of bargains and belly laughs at the Lothian Road store next week.


Glenn Whelan: Aston Villa, Stoke and Sheffield Wednesday fans react to Hearts move  Edinburgh Live

It seems the Irish international is held in very high regard at his previous clubs.


Stage invaders: why indie musicians are rocking up at the Edinburgh fringe  The Guardian

Members of the Hoosiers, Maxïmo Park, Belle & Sebastian and Shed Seven talk about mental health, the pitfalls of the music biz and why they are swapping ...


Under-threat West Lothian bus route saved - at a cost of £400k  Edinburgh Live

But changes are still coming to the route of the 31 *service*.


Stay & Play - near the airport  Today's Golfer

A good way to start any continental golf break is to book a stay at an airport hotel the night before...and to play a relaxing warm-up round before fl.


Scottish golf club to shut its doors this Sunday  The Scotsman

Mount Ellen in Gartcosh is set to become the latest Scottish golf club to close its doors due to dwindling membership.


Stand comedy club and Unite the union sign agreement under Fair Fringe Charter  The Edinburgh Reporter

A groundbreaking agreement has been reached between the Fair Fringe Campaign and the Stand comedy clubs, which will mean a dramatic improvement in ...


No laughing matter: Edinburgh comics on Brexit  Sky News

As the Brexit countdown continues and the government feels the pressure, comedians at the Edinburgh Fringe give us their take.


Bromance at Edinburgh Fringe: The award-winning circus show everybody is talking about  Edinburgh Live

It's a stunning performance where handshakes become handstands and backslaps become backflips.


The Hearts and Hibs players that could interest English clubs on their transfer-deadline day  Edinburgh News

The English transfer window closes at 5pm today for clubs in the Premier League and the Championship, with a number of clubs still trying to make deals ...


Rangers' Glenn Middleton 'to have Hibs medical' as clubs agree loan deal  Edinburgh News

Rangers winger Glenn Middleton is to undergo a medical at Hibs today ahead of his proposed season-long loan at the Easter Road club.


Hearts set to host Juventus and potentially Barcelona in invitational tournament  Edinburgh Live

The hosts were triumphant against the likes of Arsenal in winning this year's event.


FEATURE: From Dundee Hibernian to Dundee United - 110th anniversary of 'rags to riches' tale marked at Tannadice  The Courier

Dundee United's origins can be traced to Dundee Hibernian's inaugural game at Tannadice 110 years ago this weekend. Michael Alexander reports. It was an ...


Edinburgh Fringe two-for-one tickets are on sale today and tomorrow – here's how to get them  Edinburgh Live

More than 150 shows are included in the bumper deal – but you'll need to be quick.


Florence and the Machine in Edinburgh: Stage times, banned items, site map and weather  Edinburgh Live

Florence will kick off the Summer Sessions in Princes Street Gardens on Wednesday night.


How to escape a strange house when you're blind  BBC News

Reece wakes up hungover and alone with no possessions in a large unfamiliar house. He's blind and needs to get home.


12 of the most famous people set to appear at this year's Edinburgh Festival  Edinburgh Live

A host of A-list stars will entertain audiences in the Scottish capital throughout August.


What can Hearts fans expect from Ryotaro Meshino - is he the creator they have been missing?  Edinburgh News

The second half of Hearts' 0-0 draw with Ross County at Tynecastle on Saturday was an especially dreary affair for the home support.


‘Do it for Justin’: Leyton Orient prepare for emotional kick-off  The Guardian

Two months after Justin Edinburgh died he remains an inspiration for the club he led back to League Two as manager.


Nicola Sturgeon: Football clubs must root out sectarianism  HeraldScotland

NICOLA Sturgeon has warned football clubs must root out sectarianism or the Scottish Government will "step in".


Celtic agree 'significant' compensation for sex abuse victim  BBC News

A former youth player at Celtic has been awarded "significant" compensation from the club after being sexually abused by a coach. The Parkhead club has ...


Spiegelworld at Edinburgh Fringe: The $5m Las Vegas circus show opening with a fringe tryout  The Stage

With its latest offering a raunchy, late-night blend of cabaret and circus, Spiegelworld's founder tells Tim Bano why Edinburgh is the perfect place to launch a ...


BBC Announces New Commissions at the Edinburgh TV Festival  VitalThrills.com

Charlotte Moore, BBC Director of *Content*, unveiled a number of new commissions for BBC One today at the Edinburgh TV Festival.


11 Edinburgh nightclubs from the 2000s that are gone but not forgotten  The Scotsman

If your memories of these eleven Edinburgh nightclubs remain strong, you obviously weren't doing it right.


Oli Shaw won't be leaving Hibs on loan unless they decide to sign another striker  Edinburgh Live

The club haven't been actively pursuing any additions for the top end of the pitch so Shaw will be staying put if that doesn't change.


Florian Kamberi 'has ambitions' but is focused on performing for Hibs amidst FC Basel speculation  Edinburgh Live

The Swiss scored twice against Morton as club from his homeland weigh up a move.


Posters warning women about a 'sex offender' appear in Edinburgh bars and clubs  The Scotsman

Posters warning women about a man described as a sex offender have been put up in bars and clubs throughout Edinburgh.


Leyton Orient interim head coach Ross Embleton dedicates Cheltenham Town victory to Justin Edinburgh's family | Leyton Orient  East London Advertiser

Leyton Orient's Josh Wright celebrates in front of Justin Edinburgh's family after scoring his side's first goal during the League Two match against Cheltenham ...


Fulham, Preston, Orient: 16 Conclusions on the EFL season  Football365.com

1) Much of the pre-match talk was of Stoke City's start to the season facing too much scrutiny, that this was a side creating chances without the guile to put the ...


Public to have say on Edinburgh lap dancing clubs  BBC News

It follows new legislation allowing councils to limit the number of sexual entertainment venues.


Subway club on Cowgate could be transformed under new hotel and restaurant plans  Edinburgh Live

The historic street would have a new look under plans to revamp the club and the Cowshed venues.


Healthy Edinburgh club night will serve vegan and organic refreshments  Edinburgh Live

A standard night on George Street might consist of vodka cranberrys and a diet coke mixed with your favourite spiced rum - but what if that wasn't all that was on ...


Edinburgh sport clubs warn city council not to slash leisure budget  The Scotsman

Sports clubs have warned councillors that cutting £3.35m from Edinburgh Leisure's budget will “endanger the health of vulnerable people” in the Capital.


Edinburgh breakfast club which ensures children get to school faces closure  Edinburgh News

A CHILDREN'S breakfast club which boosts vulnerable youngsters' attendance at school is facing closure after the council withdrew its funding.


Historic Musselburgh bowling club bans birthday parties for under-40s  The Scotsman

An historic bowling club which dates back to the 19th century has vowed not to hold birthday parties for anyone under the age of 40 in its new clubhouse.


News Daily: Macron's Amazon warning and a bank holiday round-up  BBC News

If you want to get this briefing by email, sign-up here. Emmanuel Macron and Jair Bolsonaro at the G20 Summit in Osaka, in June 2019 Image copyright AFP ...


Hibs ranked above Hearts in the latest Global Clubs Rankings list  Edinburgh Live

Over 600 clubs are graded based on stats, predictions and strength of their respective leagues.


Electrikal Present: Hybrid Minds (Scottish Exclusive) at The Bongo Club  Skiddle.com

Hybrid Minds are a production due with a focus on melody, rhythm and energy, Hybrid Minds are taking liquid Drum and Bass in a brand new direction ...


Edinburgh - home of the world's oldest football club  Edinburgh Live

"The Foot-Ball Club of Edinburgh" was founded in 1824 and their challenge for the title of world's oldest had Sheffield FC rattled.


Who was Justin Edinburgh, how did the Tottenham legend die, and what clubs did he play and manage for?  The Sun

JUSTIN EDINBURGH has sadly died at the age of just 49 following a short illness. The Leyton Orient manager fell ill following a trip to Madrid for the Champions ...


Hibs' Florian Kamberi linked with Brentford and three other clubs - reports  Edinburgh News

Clubs in the English Championship are monitoring the progress of Hibs striker Florian Kamberi.


Legendary Edinburgh gay club JOY returns for 25th anniversary party  The List

The origins of dance music can be traced back to LGBT+ communities, whose creation of spaces in which marginalised voices were safe to express themselves ...


Edinburgh club night devoted to Ariana Grande taking place this month  Edinburgh Live

Fans of the Grande will want to hear about the upcoming Edinburgh club night devoted to the pop sensation herself. The Thank U, Next singer has taught us love ...


A retrospective on Church, Edinburgh's legendary student club night  The Student

If you're a student in Edinburgh then you've likely heard of Church. The monthly event has cultivated a strong reputation since its creation three years ago, but 14 ...


Edinburgh Clubs Gear up for Melrose Sevens  The Edinburgh Reporter

2018 Champions, Watsonians, together with Heriots, Currie, Boroughmuir and Edinburgh Accies are set to compete for the 'Ladies Cup' at The Aberdeen ...


Edinburgh and Lothians miniature railway club makes desperate plea for new home  Edinburgh Evening News

A miniature railway club could be coming to the end of the line after almost 70 years due to ongoing struggles of finding a new home in the Capital. Edinburgh ...


This badass Edinburgh photo shows two ladies in long dresses and hats rock climbing in the 1900s  Edinburgh Live

These days, rock climbing equipment is very high tech, with safety features like harnesses, spring-loaded carabiners, helmets, as well as special climbing shoes ...


One of Edinburgh's grandest venues set to launch exclusive supper club  Scotsman Whisky

The Edinburgh Grand and The Register Club are proud to present a series of brand new supper clubs which will launch in February.


Man charged after death of Andy McCarron outside social club in Edinburgh  Edinburgh Live

Tributes were paid to the 49-year-old electrician on social media.


New folk club set to launch in Edinburgh venue next month  Edinburgh Live

The Gilded Balloon hope their new club 'RootsBase' will reinvigorate the live music scene in the capital.


Rugby – Scotland XV v Ireland XV, Club International  The Edinburgh Reporter

With the pitch at Myreside declared unplayable, Scotland XV's club match against an Ireland XV was moved to Galashiels' Netherdale ground and a 3:30pm ...


Hangovers beware: this legendary Glasgow brunch restaurant is coming to Edinburgh  Edinburgh Live

Legendary Glasgow brunch restaurant The Brunch Club is set to open its doors in Edinburgh later this year. Housed in what used to be Scruffy Murphy's on ...


Hearts and Hibs among clubs keen on MK Dons striker Chuks Aneke  Edinburgh Evening News

Chuks Aneke is a transfer target for Hearts and Hibs, as well as a host of clubs south of the Border, according to reports.


Hutchison Vale is the kind of club that needs support – Steve Cardownie  Edinburgh Evening News

Youth football is nothing if it's not about social inclusion. For us, and I'm sure this applies to other clubs too, it's about bringing boys and girls together from all ...


'The 1980s answer to Love Island' – Club Tropicana arrives at Edinburgh Playhouse  Edinburgh Live

The musical comes from the producers of Hairspray and stars X-Factor winner Joe McElderry.


Several English clubs keen to line up friendly with Hibs  Edinburgh Evening News

Paul Heckingbottom has revealed how Hibs were in demand by English clubs keen to arrange a pre-season friendly with the Capital outfit.


Scotland’s favourite nightclubs of the 90s from The Arches to Clatty Pat’s  Daily Record

It was the decade of raving and Scots were spoiled for choice when it came to clubs.


Scottish FA licence report ranks Hearts and Hibs on various categories  Edinburgh Live

Governing body rates clubs on stadiums, first team, youth set ups and awards or refuses UEFA licences.


Hibs takeover recap: Ron Gordon becomes club's majority shareholder  Edinburgh Live

American businessman has paid £6m to take control of the club from Sir Tom Farmer.


Illegal Scots nightclubs where drugs are brazenly sold and consumed uncovered  Daily Record

The Sunday Mail lifts the lift on drugs and debauchery at an illegal Glasgow nightspot to the dismay of industry chiefs.


Wardie Bowling Club raising funds for their community  The Edinburgh Reporter

At their annual charity race night they raised £2400 for the Centre which was matched by Lloyd's Bank own charitable scheme. The Centre asked the young ...


Historic Edinburgh University alumni club badge unearthed in estate sale  The Scotsman

IT was one of the first ever university alumni associations - founded in London in more than 150 years ago by an elite group of Edinburgh University graduates.


Sports club fees plan scrapped at council facilities in Edinburgh  BBC News

Councillors have agreed to scrap plans for Edinburgh sports clubs to be charged £35 an hour to use council facilities out-of-hours. In June, the city council ...


Hearts beat other British clubs to sign international forward  The Scotsman

Hearts have completed the signing of Northern Ireland international striker Conor Washington on a two-year contract.