FESTIVAL EVENT – Edinburgh Big Beach Busk, Saturday 30th August 2014

Back for 2014 – The Edinburgh Big Beach Busk Back for its fifth year, the Edinburgh Big Beach Busk will take place from 12 noon on Saturday 30th August. Edinburgh’s Portobello seaside gets mixed up and musical for a day. People of all ages are encouraged to head along and entertain the public on the […]

A free event in Portobello

FEATURE – 10 things you should have probably done in Edinburgh…..

10 things you should have probably done in Edinburgh if you’re a resident Over the last few months, we’ve learnt that some of our friends who have lived in Edinburgh all their lives haven’t been to some amazing places in Edinburgh. We understand that not everyone can climb to the summit of Arthur’s Seat but […]

Summer view from the Scott Monument

EVENT – The Big Edinburgh Beach Busk, 25th August 2012

Returning for its third year, the Big Beaach Busk is taking place on Portobello Promenade on Saturday 25th August from 12 noon. Everyone is welcome. You don’t need to register or sign up, just head down to Portobello. Stroll along the prom until you find a spot you like then set up and play your […]

EVENT – Edinburgh Big Beach Busk 27th August 2011

The Portobello Big Beach Busk is back for 2011 After the success of the Portobello Big Beach Busk last year, the event is back for 2011. Last year the sun was out and over 100 performers lined a mile of Portobello Promenade to entertain over a thousand people. Aiming for another mile of uninterrupted music, […]

EVENT – Free Beach Tennis, Portobello Beach, 23 July 2011

Scotland’s first ever Beach Tennis event to be held at Portobello beach Tennis players of all ages are welcome to play in Scotland’s first beach tennis event at Portobello, on Saturday 23rd July. Beach Tennis began as a ‘just for fun’ sport in Italy and is now being recognised as an official sport seeking Olympic […]

NEWS – Free Use of Portobello Swim Centre

Edinburgh Leisure are doing another fantastic offer that leaves no excuses for not exercising.  Portobello swim centre is offering a FREE 7 DAY PASS to use all its’ facilities during November.  No catch, just download the voucher and you can swim, take a class or even a turkish bath for free !  Sessions in the gym […]