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Local Youth Work Praised

Local Youth Work Praised

Local youth work in North Edinburgh was today praised as being Outstanding and Sector Leading according to a government report which was published today following the inspection on the Broughton High School Learning Community...

Farewell to Ian Stewart and Alison Miller

Farewell to Ian Stewart and Alison Miller

North Edinburgh lost two long standing community workers last month when Ian Stewart and Alison Miller were both made redundant from their posts at North Edinburgh Trust, the former Pilton Partnerhsip. Both of them...

Community project awarded grant for Granton Sur Mer

Community project awarded grant for Granton Sur Mer

Local community project Joined Up Master Planning (JUMP) have been awarded a grant from the Awards for All strand of the Lottery to carry out a detailed community consultation on their plans for the...

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,...