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COUNCIL CHANGE OF ADVICE SCUPPERS STEAD'S PLACE CONSULTATION
Monday 10 August 2020 - 11:23
An abrupt change of advice from City of Edinburgh Council means Leith Central Community Council’s meeting on 17 August has been cancelled. The event…
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FUNDING WORKSHOP FOR LOCAL GOOD CAUSES
Monday 10 August 2020 - 07:21
A Zoom workshop to help local charities, volunteer organisations, and community projects access funds from the People’s Postcode Lottery takes place…
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NEWS FROM THE MEWS 42
Monday 10 August 2020 - 04:05
1898 SENSATIONAL AFFAIR AT STOCKBRIDGE.—A considerable sensation was caused in Church Lane, Stockbridge, Edinburgh, yesterday afternoon, in…
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NEWS FROM THE MEWS 41
Thursday 6 August 2020 - 05:07
July–September 1897 AN UMBRELLA IN A FOOTBALL DISPUTE. In Edinburgh Police Court this forenoon—Sheriff Orphoot presiding—James Tocher, engineer, 5…
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ANYONE FOR LANDSCAPING?
Tuesday 4 August 2020 - 10:08
Over recent months, the grounds of Drummond Tennis Club by East Scotland Street Lane have been energised and transformed by long-term member and…
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COMING SOON TO A HALL NEAR YOU – REAL LOCAL DEMOCRACY
Monday 3 August 2020 - 08:42
OK, this is not the return of normality. But it’s a start. Leith Central Community Council will hold its first properly constituted meeting since 17…
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NEWS FROM THE MEWS 40
Monday 3 August 2020 - 06:25
April–July 1897 YOUNG COCK GOLDFINCH AND FEW CANARIES, full song; must be sold.—King, 5 Gayfield Lane. Edinburgh Evening News, 7 April 1897 [Image…
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LOTHIAN BUSES TO SELL PILRIG BACKLAND
Saturday 1 August 2020 - 07:10
Lothian Buses have put the 0.44-acre Tramways Bowling Club site on the market. Advertised with agent Graham & Sibbald, the land and 40-cover…
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ISSUE 298 – OUT SOON!
Friday 31 July 2020 - 08:47
As you read this, printed copies of the August Spurtle are already finding their way across the barony like sunbeams newly escaped from a top-…
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NEWS FROM THE MEWS 39
Thursday 30 July 2020 - 05:48
1895–96 FOX TERRIER DOG (nice, evenly marked), clean and affectionate, belonging to a lady leaving town; sold cheap to a good home. Christie,…
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