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ISSUE 182 ARRIVING SOON
Thursday 29 April 2010 - 14:58
Issue 182 is printed and ready for distribution. Between now and Saturday you'll find it appearing in all the usual pubs, clubs, shops and galleries…
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CONVERGENCE OF THE TWAIN
Thursday 29 April 2010 - 13:44
David Carfrae of Canonmills says he is an admirer of Thomas Hardy's poem about the RMS Titanic.He suggests the Iceberg was a bigot.We're not sure…
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MYSTERIOUS MACINTYRE TRACED
Wednesday 28 April 2010 - 16:43
With the help of readers, Spurtle has now traced the low-profile Independent Edinburgh North and Leith candidate Cameron MacIntyre to an address in…
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HAVE YOU SEEN MACINTYRE?
Tuesday 27 April 2010 - 21:01
Cameron MacIntyre is a male, Independent candidate for the Edinburgh North and Leith constituency in the Westminster General Election 2010. He did…
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HAVE YOU SEEN PINSKY?
Tuesday 27 April 2010 - 18:39
Pinsky is a male black-and-white cat who went missing on 21 April from Bellevue Road. He has no collar but is microchipped.Please check your sheds,…
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HELP WHEN A NOISE ANNOYS
Monday 26 April 2010 - 13:21
Are you constantly disturbed by the sound of bills landing on your doormat, politicians knocking on doors, young neighbours studying into the small…
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SPRING BULBS NOT GREEN
Sunday 25 April 2010 - 08:26
In Issue 181 (Briefly, p.3) we reported how CEC have begun 'finding and fixing' defective street lamps at night, when broken ones are easier to spot.…
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ONE-TRACK MIND
Saturday 24 April 2010 - 19:00
Council Leader Jenny Dawe's April encyclical waxes lyrical about the imminent arrival of Edinburgh's first tram.It is to be displayed at an…
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PLEA FROM THE HEART
Saturday 24 April 2010 - 08:48
The British Heart Foundation (Scotland) is looking for volunteers to help the charity with various tasks, ranging from placing collecting-cans in…
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LOCAL SUPPORT NEEDED
Friday 23 April 2010 - 09:26
Two good causes are looking for locals' support this weekend.Broughton St Mary's Parish Church is holding its annual Spring fair in Bellevue Crescent…
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