Category: North Edinburgh News

Fire Service inundated with emergency calls

Fire Service inundated with emergency calls

Lothian and Borders Fire and  Rescue Service received 250 999 calls yesterday as the  area was battered by extreme weather conditions.  John Dickie, Head of  Operations for the Service said: “This figure shows our control...

Fire Service inundated with emergency calls

Fire Service inundated with emergency calls

Lothian and Borders Fire and  Rescue Service received 250 999 calls yesterday as the  area was battered by extreme weather conditions.  John Dickie, Head of  Operations for the Service said: “This figure shows our control...

Fire Service inundated with emergency calls

Fire Service inundated with emergency calls

Lothian and Borders Fire and  Rescue Service received 250 999 calls yesterday as the  area was battered by extreme weather conditions.  John Dickie, Head of  Operations for the Service said: “This figure shows our control...

Telford college sued over £8m rent pledge

Telford college sued over £8m rent pledge

TELFORD College is being sued by the construction firm which built its new student accommodation over an £8 million pledge to make up any shortfall in rents.   College bosses signed an agreement promising...

Wig thief hunted by Police

Wig thief hunted by Police

A THIEF who assaulted a woman on New Year’s Day made off with her bag – and her novelty wig. The 22-year-old woman was walking home from Hogmanay celebrations in the capital on Sunday morning when...

Carnage following todays high winds

Carnage following todays high winds

Most of the Country has been battered overnight and all day with high winds and this has lead to various bridges and roads being closed causing traffic chaos across the Country. Winds were recorded...

Patient dies following hospital fire

Patient dies following hospital fire

A patient has died following a Fire in the Western General Hospital. North Edinburgh News understands that the male patient had gone to the toilet on his ward to have a cigarette when the...

PEP's Christmas Showtime

PEP's Christmas Showtime

This year, the weather stayed clear for PEP to host the ‘Christmas Good Old Days’. The event was compered by the ‘devilishly dashing and debonair’ Ian Mason (complete with bow tie and moustache). A last...

PEP’s Christmas Showtime

PEP’s Christmas Showtime

This year, the weather stayed clear for PEP to host the ‘Christmas Good Old Days’. The event was compered by the ‘devilishly dashing and debonair’ Ian Mason (complete with bow tie and moustache). A last...