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Student housing: Young Ones move into penthouse
The Scotsman
The company has also considered establishing a foothold in the Edinburgh market, submitting plans for a site ... Our view is that they want to live close to the university, and if that’s taking out private housing stock, that’s preventing other people ...

Andrew Burns: Cooperative partnerships help communities thrive
Edinburgh News
An example of this can be seen in talks between the council, Castle Rock Edinvar and students from the University of Edinburgh, which led to the Capital’s first student housing co-operative, which offers quality and affordable accommodation. We all know ...

UPDATE: Minute's silence observed for victims of Tunisia beach massacre
This is Wiltshire
The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh observed the silence as they visited the University of Strathclyde's Technology and Innovation Centre, while Prime Minister David Cameron marked the moment in his Oxfordshire constituency. As pedestrians and tourists ...

Duke of Edinburgh visits college to inspect students and hand out awards
Leicester Mercury
After the prize giving, The Duke of Edinburgh took the salute as the students marched ... They will now go off to university to study under the Defence Technical Undergraduate Scheme at one of 11 universities before going on to one of the three officer ...

What's on TV tonight? Our top 7 including Vet School, How to Get a Council House & My Mad Fat Diary
Herts and Essex Observer
This new series goes behind the scenes at the University of Edinburgh's Royal School of Veterinary Studies, following the staff and students to find out what it takes to become a vet. The would-be animal doctors certainly have their work cut out for them ...

Exclusive: top Scottish academic speaks out over Mhairi Black ‘slut’ tweet
The Spectator
Step forward Jill Stephenson, Professor Emeritus of Modern German History at the University of Edinburgh. The retired academic is in the firing line over tweets she sent ahead of the election calling SNP MP Mhairi Black a ‘foul-mouthed slut’.

Budget 2015: Voices of the Scottish tech scene
Colin Adams of Informatics Ventures and Olly Treadway of Sphere; Allan Lloyds of Product Forge and Kate Ho of Tigerface Games; and Constantine Talalaev of FabLab at the University of Edinburgh and Lisa Thomson of Startup Grind.

Obituary: Archibald Cameron Macpherson, FSA solicitor, lecturer and Gaelic enthusiast
The Scotsman
Though born in Edinburgh he was a son of the manse in Perthshire, where his father Lachlan was a minister in Blairgowrie. His mother was an agricultural consultant. After being schooled locally he studied history and economics at St Andrews University but ...

Vegetation in Arctic Tundra may fuel further climate warming, study suggests
Techie News
An international team of scientists at 37 sites in nine countries, led by the University of Edinburgh, studied records of shrub growth spanning 60 years by analysing annual growth rings in the plant stems, to explore links between climate and vegetation ...

Monday in Edinburgh – What’s On Today
the Edinburgh Reporter
Curator and academic Professor Christina Lodder (University of Kent) will look at how artists ... Iain is one of Scotland’s foremost clarsach and harp players and performs with the Edinburgh Light Orchestra. 12.30pm, Eric Liddell Centre, 15 Morningside ...

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