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EDWARDIAN NEWS FROM THE MEWS, 20
Sunday 23 May 2021 - 11:21
A CONTUMACIOUS PRISONER. A woman named Elizabeth Igo was brought to the bar of Edinburgh Police Court to-day, charged with being drunk and…
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NOT ANY OLD IRON
Friday 21 May 2021 - 12:53
Living in a World Heritage Site, we tend – rightly – to focus on the preservation and restoration of its finest features. But sometimes, the…
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EDWARDIAN NEWS FROM THE MEWS, 19
Sunday 16 May 2021 - 09:01
1904 ______________   A LIFETIME WITH ONE FIRM. The above is a portrait of Mr George Sime, who passed away Wednesday last at the ripe age of 83…
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PILOT PROJECT LAUNCHES IN HOPETOUN CRESCENT GARDEN
Thursday 13 May 2021 - 09:18
Standard Life Aberdeen’s ‘Giving Back to Green Spaces’ project has chosen Hopetoun Crescent Garden as one of four pilot schemes to increase local bio…
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EDWARDIAN NEWS FROM THE MEWS, 18
Sunday 9 May 2021 - 09:29
THEFT FROM A POLTON GARDENER.—Before Bailie Gibson, in Edinburgh City Police Court yesterday, Robert Copeland (33), residing at 22 Scotland Street…
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PARK MURAL – MORE DETAILS DISCOVERED
Wednesday 5 May 2021 - 11:47
On Monday, Spurtle reported the surprising things to be found behind bushes in King George V Park. The wall paintings there featuring fabulous…
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BEASTS BEHIND THE BUSHES
Monday 3 May 2021 - 10:48
The northern boundary of King George V Park comprises the rear wall of a long shed opening onto the former Royal Bank of Scotland carpark. It’s…
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EDWARDIAN NEWS FROM THE MEWS, 18
Sunday 2 May 2021 - 09:45
EDINBURGH MUNICIPAL AFFAIRS [CONTRIBUTED] In considering the various schemes on which the Town Council have embarked, and the result of their…
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PARK FRIENDS SEEK NEW FRIENDS
Saturday 1 May 2021 - 08:35
Friends of King George V Park and Scotland Yard Parks seek new committee members to play an active role in protecting and improving these treasured…
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ISSUE 306 – OUT TOMORROW!
Friday 30 April 2021 - 10:04
As you read this, Spurtle stalwarts are already delivering advance copies of the printed May issue to businesses, street boxes, and subscribers the…
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