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The Met Office reveals the power of ‘Storm Barra’ across Scotland

Storm Barra will arrive today and work its way across the West of the UK. It’s thought it could have severe impacts for Scotland with 60-70 MPH winds and snow showers. The wind speed provided by Storm Barra are also likely to cause significant snow drifts. Brent Walker is the Deputy Chief Meteorologist at The Met Office and said: “A band of rain will turn to snow across northern England […]

todayDecember 7, 2021 27

News

Scotland’s COVID cases continue to rise in the run up to Christmas

The omicron variant is now spreading through Scotland In the week we heard from Nicola Sturgeon that a pop concert had been linked to cases of the Omicron variant, cases across Scotland continue to rise.We've collated the latest COVID-19 statistics for this 24 hour period.2,067* new cases of COVID-19 reported29,017* new tests for COVID-19 that reported results9.6%* of these were positive1* new reported death(s) of people who have tested positive […]

todayDecember 5, 2021 14

Entertainment

Game of Thrones: The sequel we’ll never see!

In a new book about HBO we have found out why the streaming service chose to scrap the highly anticipated  "Game of Thrones" spin-off. In October 2019, it was announced that HBO was shelving a "Game of Thrones" project, after spending $30 million on development and production. "Just doesn’t work" that's what businessman Bob Greenblatt said when delivering his verdict on the project. At the time, he was a board […]

todayDecember 4, 2021 13

COVID-19

TRAGEDY! Steps concert in Glasgow is linked to rising cases of Omicron COVID-19

Steps are "working with authorities" after Omicron cases rise Pop band Steps are "working with authorities" in the wake of their tour being linked to rising numbers of COVID-19 cases.First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has announced the show which took place at the Hydro Arena was one of the sources of the Omicron variant of coronavirus in Scotland.16 of Scotland's 29 Omicron infections were tested and recorded within the last 24 […]

todayDecember 4, 2021 12

Edinburgh

The “Drum and Bass” bike coming to Edinburgh this weekend

Dom Whiting is best known for DJing whilst usually on his "drum and bass bike." This weekend he's coming to the capital - and providing the drum and bass bangers along his route! The cycling DJ will be setting off from Bistro Square at 2PM on Sunday 5th December before making his way to the finish at 3.10PM by Portobello. The full route is still to be announced. Follow @edgeradioscot […]

todayDecember 4, 2021 17

Entertainment

This IS a break-up song – Little Mix confirm break after 10 years

The Girl band confirm they're to "take a break" Little Mix have taken to social media to confirm the rumours that the band will be "taking a break." The group have been making hits for over 10 years since being put together on X Factor. Relationships within the band recently became fraught as Jesy Nelson announced she would be leaving the band. Following from her departure, she collaborated and became […]

todayDecember 3, 2021 11

News

Police Scotland: Man looses almost £60,000 in a telephone scam

Police Scotland is advising the public to be vigilant after a recent telephone bank scam in East Lothian. A 57-year-old man was the victim of fraud, with losses of almost £58,000. The man received a phone call from someone claiming to be from his bank, and told him that there had been fraudulent activity on his account. They asked him if he would be willing to help them, alongside Police […]

todayDecember 3, 2021 9

Entertainment

West Side Story is BACK

West Side Story... It's Back! https://youtu.be/l8uRSCH_uEE Actors renowned in theater and film, those new to the silver screen, and a host of talented singers and dancers will join Steven Spielberg and his crew in bringing a new adaptation of the original, beloved stage musical West Side Story to the cinema for a December 10, 2021 release. The cast includes Rachel Zegler (Maria), Ansel Elgort (Tony), Ariana DeBose (Anita), David Alvarez […]

todayNovember 30, 2021 11

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