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Total Craigroyston – update

Manager Christine Mackay gives an update on the Total Craigroyston initiative: I hope you have all had a good summer in spite of the dreary weather. Many thanks to all of you who contributed...

Letter – Stairwell fire

Dear Editor You might be aware of the fire that took place on Tuesday (14 August)  in the back stairwell of the middle block of houses in Royston; a stairwell I may add that...

Royston Wardieburn women go global!

WIG (Women’s International Group) is a new group for local women interested in issues affecting women. The group was established in March this year after a successful event organised by local women to celebrate...

Welcome to Muirhouse

A young Spanish Telford College student spent eight months taking photographs in Muirhouse while working on a documentary portfolio for his HND in photography. The result was some superb images, excellent exam results –...

Power to the People!

North Edinburgh Social History Group and Community Learning and Development have developed a new training course looking at the history of protest in Scotland. ‘Power to the People’ will run on Tuesday mornings from...

Adult Education enrolment now open

With the kids back to school today, what better time to think about going back to school yourself? The city council’s adult education programme offers a wide variety of courses geared to suit your circumstances – and, with...

Police tackle drugs misuse in local pubs

Local police are issuing advice to licensees following a recent initiative designed to identify cocaine misuse at pubs. Officers from the Drylaw Safer Neighbourhood Team, working in partnership with the licensed trade, visited 16 premises...

Bak to skool lunchbox tipz

Healthy Packed Lunches Tips for the New School Year A collective sigh of relief will be heard around the country as many exhausted parents send their little loved ones back to school! However, with the...