News & Blog

Read the latest business news, blogs and thought leadership articles from our members, as well as updates on the Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce's work in the city.

News & Blog
  • Winton House Breaks Records for Scotland’s Gardens

    Winton House Breaks Records for Scotland’s Gardens

    8th March 2016

    Winton House in East Lothian has opened its gardens to visitors under Scotland’s Gardens since 1931, 85 years ago, making it the first and longest running garden to open to the public since the scheme started that year.

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  • Public Contract Benefits Workers

    Public Contract Benefits Workers

    7th March 2016

    New service signs up to Living Wage and Fair Work practices.

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  • Glidden Fires up Edinburgh Apprentice Competition

    Glidden Fires up Edinburgh Apprentice Competition

    7th March 2016

    Glidden Design and Brand Communications recently volunteered their services to assist in the final stage of the brand design and judging of Edinburgh’s biggest business competition.

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  • To post or not to post, that is the question.

    To post or not to post, that is the question.

    7th March 2016

    Facebook’s mission statement ‘give people the power…to share and express what matters to them.’ Facebook has created a virtual stage for pouty selfies, glamorous check-ins and endless #tags. And, with over one billion active users, it’s a pretty big stage.

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  • EventIt – Showcasing Innovative Event Technology.

    EventIt – Showcasing Innovative Event Technology.

    4th March 2016

    It’s just two weeks until EventIt lands at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre, with doors at 9am. Open to all…

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  • Blackadders Strengthens Its Rural Team

    Blackadders Strengthens Its Rural Team

    4th March 2016

    Blackadders are delighted to announce the appointment of Gillian Gibbons and the promotion of Ellen Eunson as directors in their Rural Land and Business team.

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  • Edinburgh invited to get on its bike this March

    Edinburgh invited to get on its bike this March

    3rd March 2016

    With spring in the air, Edinburgh residents and organisations are being invited to get on their bikes this March for the Edinburgh Cycle Challenge.

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  • Responsible Business – An Affair of the Hearts
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    Responsible Business – An Affair of the Hearts

    3rd March 2016

    Making sure her business runs its affairs responsibly is a priority high on the list of Ann Budge – and when your business is one of Scotland’s leading football clubs that goal becomes even more vital.

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  • Glasgow Queen Street ‘One Way’ Queuing System During Tunnel Works

    Glasgow Queen Street ‘One Way’ Queuing System During Tunnel Works

    3rd March 2016

    The ScotRail Alliance has created a map to show customers how they will access and exit Glasgow Queen Street Low Level station while work is under way in the Queen Street High Level Tunnel. The tunnel will close on Sunday 20th March for 20 weeks.

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  • Edinburgh Castle Seeks Modern Apprentices

    Edinburgh Castle Seeks Modern Apprentices

    3rd March 2016

    9 school leavers to gain work experience at Scotland’s number 1 paid visitor attraction.

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