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TFN is published by the Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations, Mansfield Traquair Centre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh, EH3 6BB. The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO) is a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation. Registration number SC003558.

A festival of Israeli culture being held at the Edinburgh Fringe is a 'political propaganda stunt', according to the Scottish Palestine Solidarity Campaign.


Edinburgh's giant pandas mark their birthday with some mega-lols (lollies, that is)

Shelter Scotland is marking the start of the Edinburgh International Book Festival with sale of vintage books

​Money borrowed from the Big Lottery Fund for the 2012 Olympics is yet to be repaid

​The even is an alternative to the main Pride event in Glasgow which charges an entry fee

Waverley Care is celebrating its 25 year of fundraising at the Fringe and is offering the treat to its bucket shakers

A charity has challenged Dunvegan Castle to become the world’s first vegan castle – and rename itself GoVegan

LGBTI fans welcomed to the new football season at grounds around the country

Visiting Scotland's capital this summer? Make your time and money go a wee bit further with these fun activities that also support good causes