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North Edinburgh Fights Back Public Meeting

North Edinburgh Fights Back Public Meeting

North Edinburgh Fights Back a local community group campaigning against the cuts in North Edinburgh have organised a public meeting to take place on Tuesday 30th August 2011 from 6.30pm-8.00pm in the North Edinburgh...

£26m in cuts made by city council in last year

£26m in cuts made by city council in last year

The city council has made £26 million of cuts in the last year, a new report shows. The authority’s annual efficiency statement shows that it managed to exceed its two per cent savings target...

Man United Come To North Edinburgh

Man United Come To North Edinburgh

Local football side Spartans will face one of their toughest challenges of the clubs history when they face a Man United team tomorrow afternoon at Ainslie Park. The game is being played to mark...

Talented Telford student has designs to expose Granton’s secret garden

Talented Telford student has designs to expose Granton’s secret garden

Edinburgh’s Telford College student Michael Kerr submitted the winning design in a challenge set by National Grid to create signage that will help more people discover its new public park at The Forthquarter. Despite playing...

Talented Telford student has designs to expose Granton's secret garden

Talented Telford student has designs to expose Granton's secret garden

Edinburgh’s Telford College student Michael Kerr submitted the winning design in a challenge set by National Grid to create signage that will help more people discover its new public park at The Forthquarter. Despite playing...

Community Conference at Telford College – 14 June 2011

Community Conference at Telford College – 14 June 2011

There was a healthy turnout from local people and other stakeholders to discuss the direction NEN should take. These are brief notes taken at the meeting. We also carried out a SWOT (strengths, weaknesses,...

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...