Category: Newhaven

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...

Help! Craigie’s adult students are homeless!

Craigroyston Community High School’s adult learners are looking for a new home. Course organisers are urgently seeking temporary accomodation for mature students’ classes – and the courses start next week!

St Columba’s: saying it with flowers

Ceramic Forget-Me-Nots to remember family members St Columba’s Hospice has launched a new way for people to raise money in memory of loved ones who have died at the Hospice. The Hospice now offers...

School places for all: Mission Accomplished!

All city pupils will have a place to go next week  Free swim session on Monday for affected pupils Sixteen temporary classes to be located at Royal High All 7,600 primary and secondary pupils...

Botanics’ Spring Festival is perfect ending to National Gardening Week

It’s all grow at The Botanics this weekend! To mark 2016’s National Gardening Week, the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (RBGE) is hosting a Spring Festival as People’s Postcode Lottery’s national Charity of the Week....

Forthview: going forth across the city

Forthview Primary pupils will return to school next week – but in classroooms scattered across Edinburgh. Dealing with the temporary closure of seventeen schools has been a logistical nightmare for council officials and it’s...

PPP1 school closures: Faults found at ALL schools

The city council has confirmed that construction faults have been found at all seventeen buildings built during the first PPP contract. The degree of repairs required varies, but council leader Cllr Andrew Burns has...

Closed schools: contingency plans swing into action

Back to school – at West Pilton Neighbourhood Centre? Royal High senior pupils to return on Wednesday The City of Edinburgh Council has drawn up contingency plans to ensure all primary and special school...

CLOSED SCHOOLS: DETAILED SURVEYS UNDERWAY

‘The safety of children and our staff is our main priority’ – City Council Chief Executive Andrew Kerr The Chief Executive of the City of Edinburgh Council and senior education officials met with directors of...