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DRYDEN GAIT ROBBERY – POLICE SEEK INFORMATION
Friday 3 July 2020 - 14:36
Police Scotland issued a press release this lunchtime. We reproduce it below unedited and in full. ---------- Detectives in Edinburgh are…
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MORE CONSULTATION YET TO COME
Friday 3 July 2020 - 08:45
COUNCIL HASN’T BLOWN £840K ON ONE QUESTIONNAIRE On Wednesday, Spurtle reported the launch earlier in the week of a Council-backed questionnaire on…
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NEWS FROM THE MEWS 31
Thursday 2 July 2020 - 05:12
THE STOCKBRIDGE MURDER CASE, 1889 Part II –––––––––––––– KEAN’S CAREER. Her Early Life. There seems good ground for supposing that King or Kean…
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PROBLEMS WITH COUNCIL’S GREENSPACE CONSULTATION
Wednesday 1 July 2020 - 06:38
SURVEYS BEG MORE QUESTIONS THAN THEY ASK City of Edinburgh Council has launched a new three-part consultation on how to enhance, protect, and care…
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ISSUE 297 — OUT TOMORROW!
Tuesday 30 June 2020 - 10:27
As you read this, printed copies of the July Spurtle are already appearing across the barony like half-eaten fish suppers on a pre-Lockdown Saturday…
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NEWS FROM THE MEWS 30
Monday 29 June 2020 - 05:38
THE STOCKBRIDGE MURDER CASE 1889 Part I News from the Mews is about to take another dark turn. Over the next three weeks, the court journalism…
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TIGHT CORNER DRIVES NEIGHBOURS APART
Monday 29 June 2020 - 05:30
The Atlas Guest House at 30 London Street seeks full planning permission and listed building consent to remove a stone wall behind the premises,…
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NEWS FROM THE MEWS 29
Thursday 25 June 2020 - 05:25
1886–88 SUNDAY FOOTBALL A fine of 1s each, with the option of 24 hours’ imprisonment, was imposed on each of five boys, whose ages ranged from 12…
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BOTANICS REOPEN IN 1 WEEK'S TIME
Wednesday 24 June 2020 - 10:36
The Royal Botanic Garden will reopen to the public on Wednesday 1 July. But be aware. If you want to visit the oasis in Inverleith, you’ll need to…
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NEWS FROM THE MEWS 28
Monday 22 June 2020 - 06:47
1885 KEEPING A DISORDERLY HOUSE. At the City Police Court, a woman named Jessie Irvine or Aitchison was ordered to pay a fine of £5, or go 30 days…
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