Category: Granton

The Edinburgh Budget Crisis

Balancing Edinburgh’s budget isn’t a game, writes Granton and District Community Council secretary DAVE MACNAB: The council is on record that it needs to save £67 million from the budget over the next three years....

Granton & District Community Council meeting

Granton & District Community Council meeting

Granton and District Community Council will meet on Monday 24 November at 7pm in Royston Wardieburn Community Centre. All welcome. Agenda _Nov14 Check out our web site – we regularly update. Dave McNab (Secretary,...

Community meeting to discuss Granton Mill vandalism

Community meeting to discuss Granton Mill vandalism

West Pilton/West Granton Community  Council has organised a special community meeting to discuss vandalism in the Granton Mill area. The meeting will take place on TUESDAY 25 NOVEMBER from 6.30 – 8pm in Craigroyston...

Remembrance Service at Granton Parish Church

Remembrance Service at Granton Parish Church

Every year Granton Parish Church holds an Act of Remembrance for the community to remember people from the area who fell in the First and Second World Wars, who have served with our Armed...

A visit to Granton could improve your health – and maybe your wealth!

A visit to Granton could improve your health – and maybe your wealth!

A visit to Granton Information Centre could improve your health – and may also improve your wealth! The local advice centre received top marks from clients in a satisfaction survey conducted over the summer....

Communities: care for your war memorials

Communities: care for your war memorials

War Memorial Clean Ups  Scotland has an estimated 6,000 war memorials. Many of these are treasured but sadly others are neglected and vandalised or left to suffer the effects of ageing and weathering.  With...

Dads Rock add midweek date at Prentice Centre

Dads Rock add midweek date at Prentice Centre

Dads Rock are to introduce a new midweek playgroup for dads and their kids at The Prentice Centre. Starting next week (Wednesday 30 July), there will be Dads Rock play sessions (one hour) every...

Granton Improvement   Society – the walled garden

Granton Improvement Society – the walled garden

6 years ago the GIS project began to save the Walled Garden and keep it as a community resource. The Walled Garden was discovered derelict by AiA Art in Architecture and with the help...