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Edinburgh festivals 'should start in July'

Image copyright PA Image caption Crowds are gathering around street performers on the Royal Mile There should be a radical shake-up of Edinburgh’s festivals to make them more family-friendly, it has been claimed. The city’s culture chief is leading calls for the Edinburgh International Festival and the Fringe to be held earlier in the summer. […]

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Australian indigenous singer Dr G Yunupingu dies

Image copyright sdominick Image caption The blind singer won an ARIA Award for his first solo album One of Australia’s leading Aboriginal musicians, Dr G Yunupingu, has died at the age of 46. The singer, born blind in the Northern Territory, became the highest-selling Australian indigenous artist ever. He died at Royal Darwin Hospital on […]