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Robbery at Boswall bakery

January 7, 2014 by


Police are investigating a robbery of Gregg’s bakery on Boswall Parkway in the early hours of this morning (Tuesday 7 January.) Just before 6am the female shop assistant arrived at the premises to open up the store by raising the shutters and unlocking the front door. The two armed males then forced there way in […]

Police seek masked knifeman following local robbery

January 14, 2013 by


Police are looking for help to trace a masked thief who made a knifepoint robbery at a shop in Pilton last night (Sunday). The incident happened at about 20:40 at the Day Today shop in Boswall Parkway. A 23-year-old man was working behind the counter when the thief demanded money, jumped over the counter and […]

The lost history of St Margaret Mary’s

November 27, 2012 by


The Lost History of St Margaret Mary’s RC Church on Boswall Parkway On Remembrance Sunday 2012 the long-awaited History of St Margaret Mary’s Granton, Edinburgh was published. It covers the period 1937, when the parish was commissioned, through 1939 when it was opened to the present day (writes Harold Hindle). Much material had been completely […]

Boswall community’s united in celebration!

May 4, 2012 by


A celebration has been held to mark the opening on 15 new affordable homes and a church centre in Boswall Parkway by Port of Leith Housing Association (PoLHA). The Association bought the Granton United Church site in 2010  and was committed to providing a centre for a local congregation as part of its  building plans. […]

Local developments shortlisted for housing awards

April 27, 2012 by


Port of Leith Housing Association (PoLHA) has been shortlisted for two Scottish Home Awards for two new developments in North Edinburgh. Its block of 15 flats and church centre at Boswall Parkway (pictured) has been shortlisted in the Community Partnership of the Year category and its 17 flats on West Granton Road are in the running […]