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A major city in Scotland, home to two Royal Colleges and the Burke and Hare murders (see there); pronounced, EHD in buruh.
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They will be looking to join Glasgow Roller Derby, Edinburgh's Auld Reekie Roller Girls, Cardiff 's Tiger Bay Brawlers and Middlesbrough Milk Rollers (the top four ranked teams in the country in the top flight next season).
Yes, there are more English stand-ups in Auld Reekie than on a taxman's hit list and the world's stocks of pulled pork appear to have wound up in your trendy food vans.
The Birmingham Blitz Derby Dames, who used to train at the Cocks Moors Wood leisure centre in Kings Heath, but are moving to Aston Arena, were pipped by the Auld Reekie Girls of Edinburgh.
From their last 10 visits to Auld Reekie, they have won on six occasions making them the best visitors to the Monarchs in modern times.
Package incl eight nights' B&B, two self-catering in Auld Reekie.
But despite the cost of a cab in Auld Reekie rising another seven per cent this month, the drivers who pressured the increase deny they are profiteering.
After spending last season at Stirling Albion, he can't wait to embark on his latest challenge in Auld Reekie after penning a shock one-year deal with Edinburgh City.
The Whipiteres only lost two bouts last year and are unbeaten so far in 2015, while the Hinnies took the title at last year's Great Yorkshire Showdown and were only beaten twice in 2014 - by Auld Reekie Roller Girls All Star Reserves and Dundee.
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Coach Tom Moody, Graeme Hick, Vikram Solanki, Steve Rhodes and David Leatherdale were all on the beaten side that day in the charming city they call Auld Reekie, as the visitors gave a performance that truly stank.
The 32 teams accepted are Amsterdam, Auld Reekie,BUSA,Cambridge University, Castaways,F Club 6, Friends of Alice Lisle, George's Summer Knights,Hilbre Highlanders,Imperial Poona,Itchenor Exiles,Itchenor SC,London Corinthian,National Firefly Association,New Forest Pirates,New York, Old Cambridge, Papercourt,RODOP,Royal St George,Royal Thamas,Sennockian,Silver Panda,Oxford and Cambridge Society, Southampton Freshers,Southampton Ladies,Spinnaker,Team Norfolk,The Ungrateful Colonists,West Kirby, West Kirby Trilogy and Whishbone.