Category: city centre

Welcoming a Greener Future

Project launch this Satuday – all welcome! The Welcoming Association are launching a new initiative this weekend – the Welcoming a Greener Future Project.   This new and exciting project aims to help members of...

An inconvenience truth

North Edinburgh to loo-se public lavatories? Toilets at Granton Square and Canonmills are among a dozen public conveniences earmarked for possible closure by the city council. Local residents are being encouraged to take part in a...

City Chambers advice event for gala organisers

Councillor Gavin Barrie, Convenor of the Licensing Regulatory Committee would like to extend an invitation to a meeting on Wednesday, 29 April 2015 from 6pm – 7.30pm in the European Room at City Chambers....

Last call: register to vote!

Deadline for registration is MIDNIGHT TONIGHT Alex Robertson, Director of Communications at the Electoral Commission, said: “If you aren’t registered by 20 April then you simply won’t be able to vote on 7 May...

Use it ot lose it – adult education classes resume at Craigroyston

Craigroyston Classes poster April 2015 Our adult education classes at Craigroyston Community High School start back from 27 April and if we do not have enough numbers, the council will cancel classes, so please...

Live Well in Later Life

Drop-in event for older people at Broughton High School next week Come along to our free drop-in event between 11am -3pm on Thursday 16 April at Broughton High School, East Fettes Avenue.  Tea, coffee and cake will be served. Free...

Science hits the streets this Easter

Spectacular street science is expected to attract large crowds to locations across Edinburgh during the Easter holidays. The ‘Busking Bikes’ project is part of the Edinburgh International Science Festival and the City of Edinburgh Council is supporting six...

Nominate your inspiring volunteers

Inspiring Volunteering Achievement Awards 2015 Edinburgh’s Volunteering Ambassador the Lord Provost Donald Wilson will honour some of the dedicated volunteers who give their time, energy and commitment to the people of Edinburgh at a...

Just capital! Free wi-fi in Edinburgh this Easter

Connected Capital: Enjoy free wi-fi this Easter Edinburgh residents and visitors are to benefit from free wi-fi in 70 public buildings across the city as part of the City of Edinburgh Council’s Connected Capital...