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fashionABLE: platform soles?

AUTUMN FASHION SHOWCASE:  “fashionABLE” AT WAVERLEY STATION CATWALK AT PLATFORM 2 Events run at 12.00 and 2.00pm on Friday 23 September Coming up this month on the Scottish Fashion scene, “fashionABLE” – a new...

Deirdre Brock backs ‘Glow Gold September’

Edinburgh lights up for childhood cancer awareness Deidre Brock MP welcomed the Edinburgh skies lighting up in gold at the launch of the parent-led ‘Glow Gold September’ childhood cancer awareness campaign this evening (Thursday...

Controversial city cycle link gets green light

A controversial city-wide cycle link has been given the go-ahead by councillors – despite objections by local traders and community councils. Members of the Council’s Transport and Environment Committee yesterdayrejected community concerns and instead agreed...

MiDAS training with PEP

MiDAS training at PEP: Friday 9 September Accredited Minibus Training (MiDAS) – limited places still available for Friday 9 September  Pilton Equalities Project (PEP) is registered with the Community Transport Association funded through the City of Edinburgh...

Getting out and about: a Natural Health Service?

Older people could benefit from ‘green’ prescriptions Green prescribing by doctors and other health professionals could be a valuable way of helping older people reap the benefits of outdoor recreation, according to new research. The...

The cost of going back to school

Getting a child ready to return to school can be an expensive business. The cost of uniform, coat, shoes, bags and PE kit soon adds up. Despite this, the amount of financial help offered...

Violence Reduction Unit set for RIE

emergency department is being extended to Edinburgh A successful violence reduction project based at a Glasgow hospital emergency department is being extended to Edinburgh. The Scottish Government is providing £70,000 to extend the Navigator project,...