Arthur’s Seat fire caught on camera as Bonfire Night sees a high number of incidents across Edinburgh

The famous Edinburgh landmark Arthur’s Seat saw emergency services being called to put out a huge fire last night, with footage of the incident emerging from an individual named Cholo Mam. Although the fire was expected to last throughout the night, the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service left in the early hours of the morning […]

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Spring, Sun, and Suspicious Pancakes

Two seasons, both alike in dignity, in fair Edi where we lay our scene From ancient civility pursue new harmony Where the presence of the sun leads one to spring clean From forth the tilted axis of the Earth, two friends A pair of year-cross’d seasons move in and out of phase; Whole months, separated […]


Edinburgh: learning the tricks of the trade in your new city

Frenzied open days, painfully vague degree summaries and highly situational statistics can obviously only tell you so much about a university.   The really useful stuff is often revealed once you’ve already accepted your offer, done the IKEA trip and started living it up in your chosen city. Edinburgh in particular has a lot of useful discoveries […]