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NEVER GIVE UP! Social History Group launches book on North Edinburgh activism

NEVER GIVE UP! Social History Group launches book on North Edinburgh activism

For some, the names Muirhouse, Drylaw and Pilton conjure up images of run-down housing schemes, drugs and violence, but a group of local people are showing there’s a far more positive story to be...

Forth Neighbourhood Partnership attracts surprising turnout

Forth Neighbourhood Partnership attracts surprising turnout

A surprisingly good turn out at the Forth Neighbourhood Partnership Public Meeting at Telford College last night. Local groups and organisations including Community Renewal, Libraries, Granton Churches and North Edinburgh Arts took advantage of...

North Edinburgh Postcode Challenge

North Edinburgh Postcode Challenge

Leave your car at home and come join in the FREE fun at the Bike Station’s Postcode Challenge this Sunday! How to take part: 1. Get onto the North Edinburgh cycle network wherever you like and...

Urban Adventure In Granton This Friday

Urban Adventure In Granton This Friday

Urban Adventure is a FREE event for nursery and primary school children, together with their families. It takes place tomorrow, Friday 10 June at Forthquarter Park in Granton (behind Morrisons and Telford College) between...

Secret Millionaire Comes To North Edinburgh

Secret Millionaire Comes To North Edinburgh

North Edinburgh News understands that the Channel 4 programme Secret Millionaire has been filming inNorth Edinburgh. We believe that 3 local projects have all received donations from the Secret Millionaire. NEN understands that the...

Inverleith Neighbourhood Partnership Funds Summer Programme

Inverleith Neighbourhood Partnership Funds Summer Programme

The Inverleith Neighbourhood Partnership agreed a grant of £3,274.00 to support the Inverleith wide Summer Programme for Children, Young People and Families. The decision was made at the Partnership meeting that took place on...

This Weeks Community Councils Meetings

This Weeks Community Councils Meetings

This weeks Community Council meetings in north Edinburgh are: Granton & District Community Council meets on Wednesday 25th may 2011 7.00pm at The Spartans Football Academy and on the same night its the AGM...

Botanics Net Building Prize

Botanics Net Building Prize

THE John Hope Gateway Centre at the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh has been named the most sustainable building in Scotland in this year’s prestigious Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors in Scotland awards. The judges...