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    Robert Carlyle's black comedy to open Film Festival

    The opening film of the 2015 Edinburgh International Film Festival will be Robert Carlyle's 'The Legend of Barney Thomson'

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    Jazz and Blues Festival reveals all!

    Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival has launched a bumper programme for July 2015

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    Mela/Tattoo to hold open auditions for Bollywood spectacular

    Edinburgh Mela and Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo are after local dance enthusiasts to star in their 2015 Bollywood dance extravaganza

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    Film Festival 2015 to screen classic made-for-TV movies

    Edinburgh International Film Festival will screen classic American TV movies as part of its 2015 programme

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    Jazz Festival reveals 40 more acts for summer

    Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival has announced details of a further forty acts in their bumper 2015 programme.

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    On a Budget

    Booking a bargain at the festivals is easy if you know how - here are some of our top tips for all 12 of Edinburgh's festivals...

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    Science Festival 2015 launches The Ideas Factory

    Edinburgh International Science Festival has launched its full 2015 programme, transforming into The Ideas Factory...

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    Edinburgh Art Festival launches 2015 programme

    Edinburgh Art Festival has announced its programme for 2015, combining some of the best in contemporary and historic art

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    Bringing young children to Edinburgh's Festivals

    Edinburgh's Festivals may seem daunting for parents with young children - but here are some top tips to ensure they're fun for everyone!

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    Big names feature in early treat for fans of Jazz and Blues Festival

    Fans of the Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival have been given an early treat, with the advance release of tickets for two big-name events...

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    Edinburgh International Festival launches 2015 programme

    Edinburgh International Festival has announced its full festival programme for August 2015.

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    Science Festival Reading Experiment returns!

    Edinburgh International Science Festival is bringing back its Reading Experiment, events and activities exploring science writing

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