Category: North Edinburgh News

North Edinburgh shows racism the red card

North Edinburgh shows racism the red card

Last month saw the Show Racism the Red Card fortnight of action come to Spartans Academy and local people were able to take part in a multicultural football event organised by Spartans. After the...

Cancer Research fashion night

Cancer Research fashion night

The cancer Research shop in Stockbridge hosted a fashion night last month at the Edinburgh Academy. This is the third year that shop manager Carrie Lennon has organised the event and after excellent evening...

Christmas celebrations at Muirhouse St Andrews Parish Church

Christmas celebrations at Muirhouse St Andrews Parish Church

This year we have busy programme of activities over the festive season. Everyone is invited to come and share the celebration with us… Saturday 10th December at 6.30pm The Muirhouse Christmas Show—fun and entertainment...

Granton Information Centre is upto scratch

Granton Information Centre is upto scratch

Granton Information Centre received the prestigious Scottish National Standards certificate for the quality of their information and advice provision at a reception at the City Chambers. GIC was the first Edinburgh organisation – and...

Craigroyston welcomes new swim team

Craigroyston welcomes new swim team

Craigroyston Community High School is now the proud owner of a swim team, the Craigroyston Dolphins! This is supported by Active Schools. The team is open to P7 to S6 pupils, who can swim...

Its all happening at PYCP

Its all happening at PYCP

Life at PYCP has been as busy as ever and Senior Project Worker Laura McLaren told us “We had a packed 5 week summer programme for children and young people aged 5-18. We chose...

Woman found dead in Muirhouse

Woman found dead in Muirhouse

Police have confirmed the death of a 61 year old woman at the weekend is not being treated as suspicious. Police were called to Birnes Court in Muirhouse at 4.05am on Saturday morning where...

FIGHTING BACK!

FIGHTING BACK!

Local community campaign group North Edinburgh Fights Back is to hold a community conference at Craigroyston High School on Saturday (12 November). The conference – ‘Tackling Poverty and Inequality’ – has been jointly organised...

Funeral arrangements for Agnes Campbell

Funeral arrangements for Agnes Campbell

Agnes’s family have advised the NEN that Agnes’s funeral will take place on Monday 7th November starting with mass at 10am at St Pauls followed by a burial at Eastern Cemetery at 11am. Thereafter everyone...

Suicide threat after party stabbing

Suicide threat after party stabbing

There was a dramatic stand-off after at Northview Court after a  stabbing at a party led one reveller to dangle himself out of a 14th-floor window for more than four hours. It is believed...