Edinburgh festivals 2008
Edinburgh festivals 2008
Page last updated at 08:48 GMT, Tuesday, 9 September 2008 09:48 UK
bank of Scotland fireworks
A spectacular fireworks display lit up the skyline as the Edinburgh's International Festival drew to a close.

The 2008 Edinburgh International Festival posted its highest ever box office takings, report organisers.

The director of Edinburgh Festival Fringe announces he is to step down after just over a year in the post.


FESTIVAL WEBSITE LINKS
 

EDINBURGH FESTIVALS
31 July to 31 August Art
1 to 23 August Military tattoo
3 to 25 August The Fringe
8 to 31 August International
9 to 25 August Book festival
25 to 31 August Mela
22 to 24 August Television
20 to 23 August Politics



Fringe tickets
Street performer
Dorian Gray

The Edinburgh Mela grows to a week-long gathering of culturally diverse events.
Top stand-up Richard Herring has hit out at the decision to give the "Spirit of the Fringe" to every comedian.
Sir Sean Connery celebrates his 78th birthday by launching his memoirs at a sell-out event in Edinburgh.

FRINGE FEATURES
FRINGE NEWS

MORE FRINGE NEWS
INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL
TV FESTIVAL

BOOK FESTIVAL
OTHER NEWS



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