People Love to Moan But the Fringe Is Here to Stay: All Over the World

People Love to Moan But the Fringe Is Here to Stay: All Over the World

Julian Caddy  6.08.2013
Chronically underfunded, defiantly commercial or both, the inherent fragility of fringe festivals has also become their greatest strength....
Edinburgh Fringe 2013, Truly Rich Pickings

Edinburgh Fringe 2013, Truly Rich Pickings

Richard Brownlie-Marshall  5.08.2013
I enjoy the unexpected nature of shows at the Fringe, as with one walk up the Royal Mile and you could be sold on ten shows you had never...
Edinburgh Begins

Edinburgh Begins

Matthew Highton  4.08.2013
It may not be in existence yet, but one day there will be a very targeted calendar where August has been aptly renamed Edinburgh. This...
Marmite Fringe

Marmite Fringe

Matt Lacey  2.08.2013
I've been up here for a week, and it's been fun watching the festival take shape; every possible performance space being carved out in...
Bodies Found In Luxury Hotel Room After 'Chemical Incident'

Bodies Found In Luxury Hotel Room After 'Chemical Incident'

PA/HuffintonPost  1.08.2013
A man and woman have been found dead following a suspected chemical incident at a luxury city hotel. Their bodies were discovered in a...
Laugh, Don't Leak - Comedy and Continence

Laugh, Don't Leak - Comedy and Continence

Elaine Miller  31.07.2013
Months ago, I decided to do a Fringe show. I have no understanding about The Arts whatsoever, I'm a physiotherapist. My astonishingly-clever-at-the-time...
The Edinburgh Fringe... What's the Point?

The Edinburgh Fringe... What's the Point?

David Moon  26.07.2013
This cycle of hit and miss previews in the final fortnight before the Fringe can drain you of any confidence in your show one night and...
Bedlam Theatre: Under Construction

Bedlam Theatre: Under Construction

Thom Louis  18.07.2013
ur team at Bedlam have continued their march towards the Fringe. Painting has continued to be a constant feature, with nightly white spirit...
UK's Quirkiest Book Festivals

UK's Quirkiest Book Festivals

Sara Sheridan  12.06.2013
I love book festivals and I spend at least every second weekend over the season talking about my books in a variety of tents, classrooms,...
Edinburgh Pupils Withdrawn From Mosque Visit

Edinburgh Pupils Withdrawn From Mosque Visit

5.06.2013
Children due to visit a mosque in Edinburgh as part of an educational visit have been pulled out of the trip by parents worried about "hate"...
Top 5 UK Holiday Cities

Top 5 UK Holiday Cities

Zahra Razavi  30.05.2013
Weekends and short breaks away are always a treat, whether you're a university student visiting friends or an older couple looking for...