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Lifestyle

Value of Edinburgh’s festival soars to £313m in five years

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Mark Rylance is mostly terrific as the BFG and Ruby Barnhill is sweet as ten-year-old orphan Sophie, but Steven Spielbergs film never really takes flight the way it should. Picture: Storyteller Distribution

Film review: The BFG | Star Trek Beyond | Chevalier

Film
A straight line of cairns leads to the large summit cairn and weather station beyond. Picture: Nick Drainey

Walk of the week: Munros challenge - Cairn Gorm

Travel 1
The pool complex at Barcelo Jandia Mar. Picture: Colin Heggie

Travel review: Throw caution to the wind on Fuerteventura

Travel

Book review: Philosophy In The Islamic World | The Seamstress And The Wind

Books

Exhibition explores abandoned crofts on Outer Hebrides

Art

EIF’s 70th anniversary plans to be rethought in wake of Brexit

Theatre 18

Ian Rankin to help read Chilcot Report in its entirety at Fringe show

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Terry Pratchett's book The Wee Free Men to be made into a movie. Picture: Phil Wilkinson/TSPL

Terry Pratchett book The Wee Free Men to be made into movie

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Edinburgh Zoo. Picture; Neil Hanna

Edinburgh Zoo named in top ten places to find rare Pokemon

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A gamer plays Pokemon Go on a smartphone. Picture: Getty Images

Scots osteopath treats middle-aged man for Pokemon Go-related injuries

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People are finding Pokemon but losing their marbles. Picture: Getty Images

Gamer calls 999 to report someone who’d ‘stolen their Pokemon’

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Pok�mon Go fans enjoy the new craze at Tokyo Toys shop in Glasgow. Picture: John Devlin

Gotta catch ’em all: Scots businesses lure Pokémon players

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The game uses GPS data to help users locate Pokemon near them. Picture: AFP/Getty Images

Pokemon Go launches in the UK as game sweeps Scotland

Tech 1
Effie Macdougall on the manual telephone exchange at Craighouse on the Isle of Jura, 1974

Telling the story of Scots-led innovations at the national museum

Art

Join the national museum’s high-tech revolution

Art

Toy that introduces kids to coding tipped as top Xmas present

Retail

Virgin Trains launch Netflix-style entertainment app

Transport 2
Illumination 2009, by Ai Weiwei

Art review: Facing The World / The Taylor Wessing Prize

Art
The Seasons of Cullen Church by Bernard O'Donoghue

Book review: The Seasons of Cullen Church, by Bernard O’Donoghue

Books
Alastair McIntosh

The Write Stuff: Poacher’s Pilgrimage, by Alastair McIntosh

Books
Michael Kiwanuka

Album reviews: Michael Kiwanuka, Ette, Louise Goffin

Music

Film reviews: Jason Bourne, Finding Dory, Born to be Blue

Film

Edinburgh Hogmanay street party tickets on sale tomorrow

News 7

Book review: Affections, by Rodrigo Hasbún

Books

ART: St Andrews launches annual photography festival

Art
Scotland should be tremendously proud of what it has to offer in terms of tourism. Picture: TSPL

David Johnstone: Cultural feast just the starter for visitors

Opinion
The Scotland team at the opening ceremony of the 2014 Commonwealth Games. Picture: Ian Rutherford

Charlie Smith: Changing the game when it comes to tourism

Opinion
A straight line of cairns leads to the large summit cairn and weather station beyond. Picture: Nick Drainey

Walk of the week: Munros challenge - Cairn Gorm

Travel 1
The pool complex at Barcelo Jandia Mar. Picture: Colin Heggie

Travel review: Throw caution to the wind on Fuerteventura

Travel
The BFG, starring Mark Rylance and Ruby Barnhill

Skye and Orkney get set to benefit from The BFG boom

Film 1
Scenic summer panorama of the Market Square (Kauppatori) at the Old Town pier in Helsinki, Finland

Travel: Helsinki and Porvoo, Finland

News

Travel: Hotel Du Vin at One Devonshire Gardens, Glasgow

Travel

Travel: Barcelona, the art lover’s paradise

Travel

Travel: Wine tasting in Paso Robles, California

News

Travel: 48 hours in Oban

News
Visits to A&E linked to energy drinks have doubled in four years

Energy drinks ‘should be banned for the under-16s’

UK 3
A study has found that physical activity has less impact on those who are naturally fit

Unfit benefit most from exercise, says Scots study

News 8
Andy Murray credits yoga with helping him recover from persistent back pain. Picture: Getty Images

Andy Murray reveals yoga helped him recover from back surgery

Tennis 3

The Buff Concept manicure you can file under success

Health

Aesthetica’s semi-permanent eyebrow treatment gives a look that lasts

Health

Scottish spa treatments: The Bridal Bliss Package, One Spa, Edinburgh

Health
Picture: Janey Godley

Janey Godley on diffusing a bus station flashpoint with a simple hug

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Many employers don't have the skills to tackle workplace stress. Picture: Laura Lean

Graham Boyack: Could your workplace pass the stress test?

Opinion

Alison Parkes: Not-so-secret lives of seven-year-olds

Opinion
Ready meals for the under-fives were the subject or a study. Picture: Fotografo

Home cooking for children ‘isn’t always better for them’

News
We want to protect our children, but it may not always be beneficial. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Jonathan Wood: The hidden cost of shielding our children from the world

Opinion 4
Janet Christie. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Janet Christie: Rules don’t make a blind bit of difference

Family
Janet Christie. Picture: Lisa Ferguson

Janet Christie: A passport out of this mess would be handy

Family

Janet Christie: Low visibility from the moral high ground

Family

The rise of Jupiter Artland on Scotland’s art landscape

Art 6

Roger Cox: The hidden world captured by Scots freediver

Art 1

The best children’s books for the summer break

Books
Families about to go on holiday are about to waste �12m of food, a report says.  Picture: Contributed

Holidays see £12m food mountain binned in UK in a single week

Environment 2

Property fund lock-in a scary sign of the times

Companies

Jeff Salway: ‘Whatever it takes’ small comfort to savers

Opinion 1

Rental briefing: too early to predict post-Brexit property performance

Homes & Gardens
Property prices in Scotland rose four per cent in May. Picture: TSPL

Average Scots house price rose 4% in May, new figures show

News
Looking for a bolthole in the capital during August can be a challenge - but plenty of options remain. Picture: Steven Scott Taylor

Edinburgh Festivals: Where to look for last-minute accommodation

Homes & Gardens

Rental briefing: targeting landlords means less choice for tenants

Homes & Gardens

Easy to see why the Dacia Duster is cleaning up

Motoring
The Discovery choice has now come down to two models, the Graphite at �47,505 and the Landmark, pictured, which costs �56,005

Review: last steel-bodied Land Rover Discovery is a superb all-rounder

Motoring
Colin McRae with his Subaru at Great Tew, Oxfordshire, in 1997. Picture: PA

Colin McRae’s Subaru rally car on the market

News
The S-Max MPV is bearable as a seven-seater, with a scramble-though to reach the rear pair of seats. The cheapest model is the Zetec 1.5 at �24,795, its petrol engine producing 158bhp

Review: in seven heaven with new-look Ford S-Max

Motoring

VW Golf R Estate - practically perfect performance

Motoring

Pull up a seat in the Nissan X-Trail

Motoring

Relaunch of crossover hatch feeds hunger for Honda

Motoring

Scots drivers prefer their first car to first love

Motoring