Category: North Edinburgh News

Spartans Scottish Cup disappointment

Spartans crashed out of the Scottish Cup on Saturday after losing 2-0 to Highland League side Wick Academy. Spartans started nervously but came into the game as the half progressed. Keith McLeod went close with two...

Donald Gorrie dies

Former Edinburgh West MP Donald Gorrie has died aged 79. Mr Gorrie represented Edinburgh West at Westminster before becoming an MSP for  Central Scotland after devolution.  Indeed, over a long political career spanning many decades Mr...

Drylaw Telford Community Council meets next week

The summer break’s over and Drylaw Telford Community Council’s regular monthly meeting will be held next Wednesday 29 August at 7pm in Drylaw Neighbourhood Centre. The Agenda: 1. Welcome (Chair) 2. Attendee’s 3. Apologies for Absence. 4. Minutes of...

TRIP meets next Wednesday

Tenants & Residents in Pilton (TRIP) meet next week on Wednesday 29 August at 7pm in West Pilton Neighbourhood Centre. The Agenda so far: – Stair cleaning complaints – Neighbourhood partnership – Edinburgh Tenants Federation fuel...

All systems go for local gala

The West Pilton and Muirhouse Community Gala is almost upon us and organisers are keeping their fingers crossed for some Sunday sunshine – the current forecast is for sunshine with showers later in the day,...

Stamp of approval for Forthview project

Forthview Primary School’s P5A class is collecting stamps to raise money for charity – and they could use your help. New teacher Ian Holden explained: “Since the holidays we’ve carried out some learning about stamps and...