Category: Leith

Stepping back in time: Botanic Cottage throws open it’s doors

From Leith to Inverleith: A glorious stone-by-stone reconstruction for new generations to enjoy The Botanic Cottage at the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh opened its doors to its first visitors – local school pupils, volunteers...

Sing a song to inspire with the Timebank Temptations

Join the Timebank Temptations on Thursday morning The Timebank Temptations, founded by the North Edinburgh Timebank, will bring joy to North Edinburgh this Thursday in celebration of Voluntary Arts Week – and they want YOU...

Leisure staff ‘jump in’ in Leith

Ten Edinburgh Leisure staff jumped in to help raise money to fund essential swimming lessons for children from disadvantaged backgrounds in Edinburgh yesterday. The fundraisers were joined by children from Stanwell Primary School, who...

Our sick society?

Terri Smith is a Member of the Scottish Youth Parliament, where she represents Edinburgh Northern and Leith. She is also a young woman with health problems. Read her experience of facing a DWP appeal...

Warning: bogus workmen operating in North Edinburgh

An important message from the Police to all residents in North Edinburgh:  I am looking to try and spread the word regarding bogus workmen who have seemingly arrived in the north of Edinburgh recently. They...