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Hearts manager Craig Levein

Brian McLauchlin

BBC Scotland

Craig Levein is thankful most club owners "aren't as jumpy" as supporters amid early-season criticism of managers in Scotland's top flight.

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Severe disruption: A1 East Lothian southbound

BBC News Travel

A1 East Lothian southbound severe disruption, at A720 Edinburgh City Bypass.

A1 East Lothian - A1 in Old Craighall partially blocked and it's slow southbound at Craighall Junction, because of a break down.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

I'm a first time performer at the Edinburgh Fringe
'If you see one of my promotional posters, let me know!' - Louise Geller lifts the lid on being a first-time Edinburgh Fringe performer.
Ryotaro Meshino

Brian McLauchlin

BBC Scotland

Hearts have moved a step closer to signing Ryotaro Meshino on loan from Manchester City after the Japanese midfielder is granted a work permit.

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Severe disruption: City Of Edinburgh eastbound

BBC News Travel

City Of Edinburgh eastbound severe disruption, near Calder Roundabout.

City Of Edinburgh - Edinburgh City Bypass exit slip road partially blocked eastbound near Hermiston Gait, because of a broken down crane. Traffic is coping well.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe disruption: M90 City Of Edinburgh northbound

BBC News Travel

M90 City Of Edinburgh northbound severe disruption, from J1A for A90 to J1B for B980 Ferry Toll Road.

M90 City Of Edinburgh - One lane blocked and it's heavy on M90 Queensferry Crossing northbound in Fife from J1a, A90 (Queensferry) to J1b, B980 (Ferrytoll), because of a car that's broken down.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Iron Man

Angie Brown

BBC Scotland, Edinburgh and East reporter

Coastguard and lifeboat teams searched the Firth of Forth for an hour after reports that a person was in trouble.

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Hibs striker Oli Shaw

Brian McLauchlin

BBC Scotland

Hibernian will reluctantly allow Oli Shaw to go out on loan if they can find a replacement for the striker, says manager Paul Heckingbottom.

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Timelapse: day in the life of an Edinburgh festival Fringe venue
This timelapse shows how one theatre space is transformed back into a nightclub each night.