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  • Waverley Festivals Traffic Up 8 Per Cent Compared to Last Year

    Waverley Festivals Traffic Up 8 Per Cent Compared to Last Year

    17th August 2017

    The number of people passing through Edinburgh Waverley station during the second weekend of the August Edinburgh festivals increased by 8 per cent compared to 2016, the ScotRail Alliance confirmed today.

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  • More than 340,000 People Passed Through Waverley During First Festivals Weekend

    More than 340,000 People Passed Through Waverley During First Festivals Weekend

    9th August 2017

    More than 340,000 people passed through Edinburgh Waverley station during the first weekend of the August Edinburgh festivals, the ScotRail Alliance confirmed today.

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  • The ScotRail Alliance announces additional services for Edinburgh’s August festivals

    The ScotRail Alliance announces additional services for Edinburgh’s August festivals

    25th July 2017

    The ScotRail Alliance is urging people going to Edinburgh’s August festivals to plan their journeys in advance, as it announced more services, late-night trains and extra carriages for the three-week extravaganza.

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  • ScotRail Alliance releases top five travel tips for fans heading to TRNSMT this weekend

    ScotRail Alliance releases top five travel tips for fans heading to TRNSMT this weekend

    5th July 2017

    The ScotRail Alliance is advising those heading to the TRNSMT festival this weekend to make their travel plans now.

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  • ScotRail Alliance announce extra trains for Edinburgh Marathon

    ScotRail Alliance announce extra trains for Edinburgh Marathon

    22nd May 2017

    The ScotRail Alliance today confirmed that extra services will be provided for Edinburgh spectators and runners on Sunday 28 May.

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  • Highland Games Adds Big Splash of Excitement to The Foxlake Outdoor Festival on 20 – 21 May

    Highland Games Adds Big Splash of Excitement to The Foxlake Outdoor Festival on 20 – 21 May

    19th May 2017

    After the huge success of last year’s event, the Foxlake Outdoor Festival, Dunbar, returns bigger and better this year not only with an exciting lineup of music and comedy performances for all the family, but with the completely new WINTON CASTLE HIGHLAND GAMES & ADRENALINE ARENA.

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  • EIFF Announces UK Premiere of God’s Own Country as the 2017 Opening Night Gala

    EIFF Announces UK Premiere of God’s Own Country as the 2017 Opening Night Gala

    16th May 2017

    Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) is delighted to announce that Francis Lee’s debut feature GOD’S OWN COUNTRY will open the 71st edition of the Festival on 21 June, 2017.

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  • ‘After Aria’ – Young People Make their Mark on the Fringe Festival

    12th August 2014

    Impact Arts is delighted to present our first feature length play at Edinburgh’s world famous Fringe Festival! Our home in…

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