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GIC Homes In On National Advice Award

GIC Homes In On National Advice Award

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 on Thursday (17 March).  GIC is the first...

NEN – The campaign goes on

NEN – The campaign goes on

The fight to save North Edinburgh’s community newspaper has been stepped up following a constructive public meeting held in Royston Wardieburn Community Centre on Thursday evening.  The meeting was organised by grassroots community campaigners...

Holyrood Hustings Today

Holyrood Hustings Today

The Scottish Parliamentary elections take place in May, and Inverleith Community Learning and Development team is quick off the mark – they’ve organised a hustings event to give members of the public an opportunity to grill...

NET to celebrate eco project success

NET to celebrate eco project success

North Edinburgh Trust (NET) are holding a celebratory event to toast the success of their ‘NET Your Carbons’ environmental project.  The project, supported by the Climate Challenge Fund, enabled NET to work with local...

Credit where it’s due

Credit where it’s due

North Edinburgh Credit Union (NECU) has been providing financial services like affordable loans and savings opportunities to local residents for many years, and the community-run organisation is appealing to members old and new to show their support...

Credit where it's due

Credit where it's due

North Edinburgh Credit Union (NECU) has been providing financial services like affordable loans and savings opportunities to local residents for many years, and the community-run organisation is appealing to members old and new to show their support...

D Day for City Activists

D Day for City Activists

Activists from across the city will meet to thrash out the future of the Edinburgh Community Representatives Network on Saturday (19 March).  ECRN has received financial support from Capital City Partnership since it’s formation, but with...

March NEN out now!

March NEN out now!

As I write, NEN’s March issue should be dropping through letter boxes all across North Edinburgh – our dogged distributors are battling through rain, hail and snow to deliver your community newspaper! As you will...

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...