BY BURCIN MERTCAN
Despite the tram works on Edinburgh’s Princes Street the Hogmanay celebrations are going to be projected smoothly.
Edinburgh’s trams project could end up £200m over budget. The trams project started on Princes Street, on 21 February 2009 and it will last until the end of November 2009. The Edinburgh’s trams project is making stable progress and it will be completed on time for the 2010 Hogmanay event.
Every year thousands of people celebrate and enjoy the events at the Concert in the Gardens with famous bands playing and the street parties that take over Princes Street and more to come with Off Kilter at Edinburgh.
There will be many different cultural dance show performances; Scottish, Indian, Classic, Hip-Hop, and many more shows confirmed by Ruth Findlay, Press and PR Manager for Off Kilter. Every year Edinburgh puts on a firework display above the Edinburgh Castle, dazzling the city with wonderful colourful sparks. A city which invites everyone to enjoy, with its amazing view and revelling in unforgettable time with family and friends.
Madness are this year’s Hogmanay celebrations headline act playing hits like ‘Baggy Trousers’ and ‘House of Fun.’ Tickets will be on sale, Saturday 10 October at 9am, cost ten pounds.