Tag Archives: Edinburgh

Auld Reekie is not so reekie now!

Auld Reekie is not so reekie now!

Andrew Silk visits Edinburgh Auld Reekie is an affectionate nickname given to the grand old city of Edinburgh. It translates to ‘old smoky’, referring to the smoke from the many chimneys that used to ...
Edinburgh speeding changes cause confusion

Edinburgh speeding changes cause confusion

Motorists have been left baffled after council workers painted two conflicting speed restrictions on the same road. A controversial city-wide 20mph limit is set to be introduced across Edinburgh this ...
I know what children like, said Roald Dahl.

I know what children like, said Roald Dahl.

Robert Tanitch reviews Fantastic Mr Fox at Lyric Hammersmith, London W6. Roald Dahl was an enormously successful writer of children’s books and his stories have been turned into plays, films (big scre ...
5 top cities to visit in the UK

5 top cities to visit in the UK

The number of awe inspiring wonders to be found here on our own shores in the UK, has often been overlooked. While it is always lovely to be able to travel abroad and visit foreign countries, particul ...