Extinction Rebellion Edinburgh hosts meeting on Earth Day

Following two days of non-violent action in Edinburgh and the ongoing climate protests in London, Extinction Rebellion (XR) Edinburgh held its Welcome & Introduction Meeting on the evening of 22 April at the Quaker Meeting Room, hosting over a hundred participants. The meeting aimed to inform people on the demands and aims of XR and […]

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Exploring Edinburgh’s Bookshops: Typewronger Books & Typewriters

Typewronger Books & Typewriters is a fairly new and independent bookshop which has opened shop last year in Haddington Place, Edinburgh. It is open from 11am to 9pm, Tuesday to Sunday. It also has an online shop, but the vibe inside this bookshop is so special, it is definitely worth visiting in person. Located right […]

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Aberdeen jazz quintet Hamlet impress with their debut, Act One

Hamlet are a relatively young band, formed in the spring of 2017. They started off life by playing contemporary works and jazz standards but have now moved on to create their own original album, Act One. It is a debut album that is daring and experimental, not afraid to mix in a variety of styles, […]