Stockbridge Duck Race, Sunday 30 June 2019, 3pm

This year’s fabulous Stockbridge Duck Race will be taking place on Sunday 30th June 2019 at 3pm. This is a popular annual event is held to help raise money for local charities and 2019 is its 30th year. The monies collected for purchasing a duck will be donated to St Columba’s Hospice and The Yard. All ducks are […]

 
 

EVENT – Edinburgh’s Film Fest in the City, 14 – 16 June 2019

Free outdoor films in St Andrew Square June is officially movie month in Edinburgh with the 73rd Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) taking place 19 — 30 June 2019. Friday 16th June – Sunday 18th June sees FREE outdoor screenings return to St Andrew Square Gardens Grab a picnic, pray for dry weather and enjoy free […]

 
 

PHOTOS – Edinburgh’s 2019 Floral Clock

Work is almost complete of the Floral Clock in West Princes Street Gardens. This year the famous Edinburgh clock is commemorating 100 years of Save The Children. Floral clock fact file The Floral Clock was first created in 1903 by the Edinburgh Parks Superintendent, John McHattie. The clock takes three gardeners six weeks to produce, and is trimmed, […]

 
 

Heroes of Edinburgh with Liam Fontaine

Liam Fontaine a Scottish Cup footballing legend for Edinburgh’s Hibernian from the 2016 season. He is now currently playing for Ross County, making records and filming episodes of #LiamFontaineMeets. Liam Fontaine has helped recognise the work of four extraordinary Edinburgh residents for the latest episode of his new online web series, #LiamFontaineMeets, sponsored by Traditional […]

 
 

The Welcoming, Edinburgh

A short video about befriending at The Welcoming The Welcoming supports migrants and refugees to build new lives in Edinburgh. They provide a wide range of classes and activities, all available on a free of charge, drop in basis. The timetable is fantastic. The Welcoming also creates opportunities for locals and newcomers to come together, so that […]

 
 

The 2018 Edinburgh International Festival Fireworks

  Photos of the 2018 fireworks are by Dave Stewart of Studio 2 Photography and Callum Ollason of Shot Happens.   2018 Fireworks ‘waterfall’ on Edinburgh Castle from Edinburgh Spotlight on Vimeo.   The 2018 Virgin Money Fireworks Concert took place on Monday 27th August 2018. Behind the scenes with Pyrovision We were lucky enough to […]

 
 

PHOTOS: Edinburgh International Festival, Five Telegrams

Our photographers captured this incredible event from all angles last night. All photos are watermarked and copyright of Studio 2 Photography, Shot Happens Photography and Michael Bryant Photography. The Edinburgh International Festival 2018 opened tonight with the Aberdeen Standard Investments Opening Event: Five Telegrams. 15,000 free tickets to the epic outdoor digital and live performance were snapped up […]

 
 

The 2018 Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

  The 2018 Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo is spectacular as ever. Our photographer Callum Ollason of Shot Happens Photography was on the Castle Esplanade capturing the dress rehearsal event. High shots were captured on the second night by Dave Stewart of Studio 2 Photography Please scroll down if you’d like to see the photos, but they […]

 
 

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo 2018, The Sky’s the Limit

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo has revealed the dynamic line-up of performers which are set to grace Edinburgh Castle’s iconic Esplanade from this Friday (3 August) for this year’s ‘The Sky’s the Limit’ showcase. From Australia and Oman to Malawi and the Shetland Isles, producers have explored all points of the compass to select a […]

 
 

Views From The Roof: National Library of Scotland

  When the lovely media folks from the National Library of Scotland invited us up onto their roof to enjoy the views of Edinburgh, we didn’t take long in saying yes. Blessed with a perfect summer’s day in Edinburgh. we enjoyed this unique viewpoint to capture our favourite buildings in the Old Town from a […]