Are we more progressive or politically blind?

October 25, 2014
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Broughton High School student Ross Cowper-Fraser says it’s now time that sixteen and seventeen year olds get to vote in all elections: The referendum may be over, but the question of whether 16 and 17 year olds are to gain the vote in the UK general and Scottish elections continues to loom over the politicians […]

Driving licence fees ‘slashed’ from next week

October 25, 2014
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Driving licence fees to be cut by up to a third Drivers will save up to £150 million over the next ten years as the cost of getting a driving licence is slashed, Chief Secretary to the Treasury Danny Alexander and Transport Minister Claire Perry announced today. The changes, which follow a recent public consultation, […]

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Police warning ahead of Sunday’s derby clash

October 25, 2014
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Police in Edinburgh are reminding fans that a policing operation will be in place at this weekend’s derby match to identify anyone in possession of alcohol, fireworks or flares. Over 14,000 spectators are expected at Easter Road Stadium tomorrow for the game, which kicks off at 12.15pm. Antisocial drinking in the surrounding streets will not […]

Dancing the weekend away

October 24, 2014
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YDance? Ynot! Three of Edinburgh’s top youth dance groups are leaping to new heights this weekend as they participate in Scotland’s leading event for youth dance development – Connections.  The event is delivered by YDance, Scotland’s national youth dance organisation, and is the only event of its kind in the country.  The groups – Broughton […]

Move to lower drink drive limit in Scotland

October 24, 2014
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Reduced legal level could be in place by festive period Justice Secretary Kenny MacAskill has moved to reduce the drink-drive limit in Scotland. The Justice Secretary today introduced an order in Parliament which will mean that, subject to approval, a reduced drink-drive limit will come into effect on 5 December. Under the plans, Scotland’s blood […]

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Living Well North Edinburgh AGM

October 24, 2014
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’tis the season for AGMs … Living Well North Edinburgh (LWNE),  (formerly Pilton Reach Out Project (PROP) and PROP Stress Centre), is a community mental health organisation. The essence of LWNE is people working together to improve the mental health and well-being of their local community and themselves. It’s their AGM next week … LIVING […]

Carers set date for AGM

October 24, 2014
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Invites you to their Annual General Meeting at Muirhouse Millennium Centre, 7 Muirhouse Medway EH4 4RW On Thursday 13 November 2014, 3.30 – 5.30pm.  RSVP by Wednesday 4 November for catering purposes: Telephone:  0131 315 3130 Email: resource@nwcarers.org.uk  

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