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Support for NEN at Inverleith Neighbourhood Partnership

Support for NEN at Inverleith Neighbourhood Partnership

Inverleith Neighbourhood Partnership is to write to council leaders expressing disappointment at decisions taken on Fairer Scotland Funding at last month’s council budget meeting.  The local neighbourhood partnership will also write to Board of North Edinburgh News to...

Support for NEN at Inverleith Neighbourhood Partnership

Support for NEN at Inverleith Neighbourhood Partnership

Inverleith Neighbourhood Partnership is to write to council leaders expressing disappointment at decisions taken on Fairer Scotland Funding at last month’s council budget meeting.  The local neighbourhood partnership will also write to Board of North Edinburgh News to...

Support for NEN at Inverleith Neighbourhood Partnership

Support for NEN at Inverleith Neighbourhood Partnership

Inverleith Neighbourhood Partnership is to write to council leaders expressing disappointment at decisions taken on Fairer Scotland Funding at last month’s council budget meeting.  The local neighbourhood partnership will also write to Board of North Edinburgh News to...

Western urged to clean up its act

Western urged to clean up its act

Health Secretary Nicola Sturgeon expects infection control standards at the Western General Hospital to be improved ‘as a matter of urgency’ following a critical report published by the Healthcare Environment Inspectorate this week.  The 23...

Trees for Two at Botanic Garden!

Trees for Two at Botanic Garden!

The Edinburgh launch of the Trees4TwoNations project took place in the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh on  3 March when two rare trees were planted by Richard Lochhead, Cabinet Secretary for Rural Affairs and the Environment, and Dana Linnet, the...

Early Years Fund launched at North Edinburgh Arts

Early Years Fund launched at North Edinburgh Arts

Minister launches early years fund A new £6.8 m fund to help improve children’s lives was launched by Children’s Minister Adam Ingram, during a visit to family support projects in North Edinburgh on Tuesday (8 March). ...

Calling all NEN readers

Calling all NEN readers

Sadly staff at NEN are now in the process of putting together our final edition.  We want to mark this occasion by including the comments and views of local people and groups who have...

A GREY DAY

A GREY DAY

If last week’s Council budget decision was grim – and it was – yesterday’s NEN Board meeting finally brought it home that we’ve almost reached the end of the road. Our board of directors...

Council cuts community newspapers

Council cuts community newspapers

No real surprise when the City of Edinburgh Council voted through its cuts to community newspapers at last Thursday’s budget meeting but the community is determined to fight on to save its newspaper. Strong...

Spontaneous Facebook campaign to save NEN

Spontaneous Facebook campaign to save NEN

At NEN we have been really encouraged and heartened by the response of the local community to the proposed closure of their newspaper. It really shows just how much NEN means to local people...