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Join us this week to celebrate Robert Burns Day

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Robert Burns Day is held in honour of Scotland’s most famous poet Robert Burns on his birthday, 25 January each year. The poet move to Edinburgh, aged 27, where he wrote one of his most well known pieces, Ae Fond Kiss for Agnes, who he had a passionate affair with. Robert Burns has many connections with Scotland’s Capital, which our …

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Macmillan Cancer Support

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This year we will continue our partnership with Macmillan Cancer Support as our Charity of Choice. Our partnership launched on 1 September 2017 with the objective of raising funds and awareness for this fantastic charity. Cancer has affected someone close to us all.  We hope by working with Macmillan it will help more people get the help and support they …

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Our Edinburgh Tour brings Scotland’s Capital City to life for passengers of all ages. The tour’s live guide will tell you all about Edinburgh’s stunning architecture and top attractions while giving you a bespoke account of Edinburgh old and new. Highlights of the tour include: • Palace of Holyroodhouse • Scottish Parliament • Old Town • National Museum of Scotland …

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Children eat for £1 at Jenners this month!

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We’ve teamed up with the world famous department store, Jenners to offer you, our customers a fantastic festive deal. Visit the House of Frasers Restaurant on the second floor of the store with a valid Edinburgh Bus Tours Family Dayticket and your children can eat for £1*! Why not hop off your tour bus for lunch and some shopping before …

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It’s Christmas!!

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Christmas officially starts today, 1 December here at Edinburgh Bus Tours We love this time of year with all the festive fun and frollicks. This year is very exciting for us as for the first time our City Sightseeing bus tour will be running on Christmas Day! We are hoping to see lots of you on board this month.  It’s …

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Spend St Andrews Day with us!

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November 30 is St Andrew Day, the day we celebrate Scotland’s Patron Saint, St Andrew. The day has been celebrated in Scotland for over a thousand years but is wasn’t until 1320 when Scotland’s independence was declared that he officially became our patron saint. The Saint was a strong, friendly and giving man, all traits that the Scots are reknowned …

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Lothian People Awards 2017

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Fifteen Lothian employees received awards at  Annual Lothian People Awards last week for their exceptional contribution to the company. This years Edinburgh Bus Tours winners were Tammie Carey, Top Edinburgh Bus Tours Employee and Brian Fraser, Top Edinburgh Bus Tours Driver. The ‘Lothian People’s Champion’ award in association with the Edinburgh Evening News was presented to Raul Campos-Folgado, whose love …

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#givingtuesday

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Tueday 29 November is #givingtuesday, the day to support your favourite charity. Launched in the UK in 2014, the day has gone on to become one of Britain’s biggest days for charities, raising millions of pounds for good causes. This #givingtuesday we are asking you to support our Charity of Choice, Macmillan Cancer Support. Cancer affects one in 91 people …

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The nominations for Lothian’s first People’s Champion are in

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Many of you nominated your favourite member of our team for the first Lothian People’s Champion and the judges have now picked their final three.  Bus Driver Raul Campos-Folgado, IT Systems Administrator Joe Burnett and our very own Edinburgh Bus Tours Guide, Joy Innes-Greig. We are now asking you to vote for your favourite to be recognised at our awards …

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This year’s Lothian Poppyscotland bus has been unveiled

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The Lothian family annual ‘Poppy Bus’ today, was revealed today, 30 October, at the opening of this years Remembrance Garden in Princes Street Gardens. This year’s high impact design takes a modern turn featuring a creative of cascading bright red poppies set against an all-white background. Gordon Michie, Head of Fundraising at Poppyscotland, said: We are delighted to once again …