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Listening to chemical brothers, and checked my email. It must be a sign.

I've got a spare room but wrong side of Edinburgh. Shame tram won't be finished by August -at the moment I can't even get my car near my house and even pedestrian access is not a given!!

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4 minutes ago, the wonderwhy said:

Where do we reckon the best place to stay for this is? Out torwards the airport? Will the tram be functional for getting to/from? 

They have some ticket packages with some hotels right at the airport but they're pretty expensive, though I suppose Edinburgh in August always is. It looks like the last tram from Ingliston leaves at 23:09, which might be cutting it fine after the headliners as it seems like the curfew is 11. Someone local might have a better idea but I'd be surprised if there aren't buses from the airport into the city centre at that time too.

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16 hours ago, Memory Man said:

On reflection, they could have called this all points east scotland, as thats basically what it is.

all points north? 

that might come about one day as the guy running ape is a scot the guy who started rockness.

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1 hour ago, kingcrawler said:

They have some ticket packages with some hotels right at the airport but they're pretty expensive, though I suppose Edinburgh in August always is. It looks like the last tram from Ingliston leaves at 23:09, which might be cutting it fine after the headliners as it seems like the curfew is 11. Someone local might have a better idea but I'd be surprised if there aren't buses from the airport into the city centre at that time too.

Cheers. Found some airbnbs out towards the airport way so might just walk or taxi it. 

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Checking reviews of other events held there I've not seen any mention of complaints about noise from the airport - some of the events were the likes of Scotfest that included music, and others involved camping.  I'd have expected at least someone to mention unwanted noise if it was an issue.  So, fingers crossed it's all good.

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Shame about Massive Attack pulling out but I was expecting that to happen after they pulled out of their earlier dates. Idles seem a strange replacement for that day given it's mostly electronic acts. I still haven't bought a ticket yet, definitely going to go on Sunday but waiting for more acts before deciding on the other two days.

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