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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...

Mark Rylance Challenge Cycle Aims To Raise £25,000

Mark Rylance Challenge Cycle Aims To Raise £25,000

A cycle challenge  in memory of The Forthquarter project manager aims to raise  25,000 for Macmillan Cancer Support. A team of intrepid cyclists have undertaken an epic journey from John O’Groats to Lands End...

Plans For New Youth Centre In Inverleith Ward

Plans For New Youth Centre In Inverleith Ward

Fet Lor Youth Club is set to be demolished rebuilt as a purpose build state-of-the-art facility which has been designed with the help of local young people. The club works with youngsters between the ages...

Police Welcome Progress As Crime Rates Fall

Police Welcome Progress As Crime Rates Fall

THE number of crimes recorded in Lothian and Borders has fallen by more than seven per cent during the last year, with around 5000 fewer offences being reported. New figures showed that sex crimes...

Inspirational MYDG

Inspirational MYDG

Bike Club Development officer amy Hickman said “Muirhouse Youth Bike Club is an inspirational project which will enhance employability and increase physical activity levels in the area” Speaking at the official launch of the...

Million Pound Pot For Retiring Council Man

Million Pound Pot For Retiring Council Man

A senior director of the city council has left his role – triggering a huge pension pay-out. Jim Inch has stepped down as director of corporate services after agreeing to take early retirement. Council...