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Book your place at Forth regeneration event

September 11, 2014 by


An opportunity to find out more and have your say on the area’s regeneration … Regeneration Event Poster If you live, visit or work in the north of the city, you may be aware of regeneration activity underway. Here in the Forth Neighbourhood, a number of projects have started or are under development. The Forth […]

Community Empowerment Bill: what’s it all about?

September 8, 2014 by


The Scottish Government is currently consulting on the Community Empowerment Bill and Granton Improvement Society have organised a public meeting to explain the Bill and how it affects communities. The Scottish Government’s objectives are: 1. Empower community bodies through the ownership of land and building and strengthening their voices in the decisions that matter to […]

Friends of Granton Castle Walled Garden invite

September 5, 2014 by


  Deadline looms for historic local treasure The Friends of Granton Castle Walled Garden group is holding an informal  ‘meet and eat’ event at Royston Wardieburn Community Centre on Tuesday (9 September) at 3pm. Organiser Kirsty Sutherland said: “It is really important folk know what’s happening before the 3rd October as that is the last […]

Have your say on Edinburgh’s local development plan

August 27, 2014 by


EDINBURGH LOCAL DEVELOPMENT PLAN SECOND PROPOSED PLAN PERIOD FOR REPRESENTATIONS The City of Edinburgh Council has prepared a Second Proposed Edinburgh Local Development Plan. It sets out policies and proposals to guide land use and development. The Second Proposed Plan is accompanied by a Environmental Report – Second Revision, a Second Proposed Action Programme, a revised Draft […]

NHS Lothian to consult on Victoria Hospital plans

August 18, 2014 by


NHS Lothian’s plans to develop the Royal Victoria Hospital site off Craigleith Road have been submitted, and members of the public can see what is being proposed at a session in Comely Bank early next month. NHS Lothian plans to develop the site to provide a range of accommodation – both residential and non-residential – […]

Raeburn Place development gains charitable status

May 5, 2014 by


The controversial redevelopment of Edinburgh Accies’ Raeburn Place home has received a boost with news that the project has received charitable status. However campaigners are urging the club to work with the local community to make the project a success. In a statement,  the organisation set up to progress the development said: ‘We are delighted […]

Council unveils winter weather plans

November 6, 2013 by


The City of Edinburgh Council has announced plans for how the city will cope with potentially severe weather this winter. Be Prepared for Winter will also provide up-to-date information to residents through targeted advertising in the print and broadcast media, supported with comprehensive information on the Council’s website plus leaflets and posters. Salt stocks of […]


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