Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Virgin Money meets – the Fringe Street Events Manager

Once a year, Edinburgh High Street – part of the Royal Mile – and the Mound become hugely iconic events in their own right. From St Giles’ Cathedral to Hunter Square, the street and the Mound Precinct are bursting with market stalls, street performers, Fringe stages and people advertising Edinburgh Festival Fringe shows. There is music, dance, drama and so much more with acts …

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Fringe Access – Looked-After Children

We are teaming up with the Edinburgh Festival Fringe Society and the City of Edinburgh Council, have launched a brand new community scheme aimed at providing complimentary tickets to Fringe shows for children who are being cared for by City of Edinburgh Council. The project called ‘Fringe Access – Looked-After Children’ comes on the back of a successful pilot last year …

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Virgin Money Meets – an Edinburgh Festival Fringe Venue Manager

Hundreds of thousands of people will visit the Edinburgh Festival and Fringe to watch music, theatre, comedy and dance in huge theatres, in the back rooms of pubs, on the High Street and in pop up venues which seem to appear from nowhere for the four weeks of August. The Edinburgh Festival Fringe is world famous and is the biggest arts festival in the world. What …

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Virgin Money at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Another Edinburgh Festival Fringe is well under way. This year, hundreds of thousands of people from all over the world will watch 50,459 performances of 3,314 shows in 313 venues across Edinburgh. Andrew Nicholson, head of sponsorship at Virgin Money, talks a bit more about Virgin Money’s partnership with the Edinburgh Festival Fringe as we enter our fifth year of sponsorship. The Edinburgh …

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Top 10 Tips for the Edinburgh Fringe

Since 2011, Virgin Money have been delighted to partner the world famous Edinburgh Festival Fringe by sponsoring the Fringe on the High Street and the Half Price Hut. As well as painting the town red, we felt this partnership mirrored our ethos doing things a bit differently. We’ve been taking in everything the Fringe has to offer and here are our top …

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Making the most of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Edinburgh Fringe

The Edinburgh Festival Fringe, running this year from 2-26 August, has showcased and celebrated the best performance and entertainment emerging from around the world for nearly 70 years, taking in comedy, dance, music and theatre. It’s been a launch pad for the likes of Eddie Izzard, Jude Law, Stephen Fry, Hugh Laurie and many more. And it’s constantly expanding – …

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