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Table Sale next Saturday

September 14, 2014 by


The Old Kirk & Muirhouse Church (formerly Muirhouse St Andrew’s) on Pennywell Gardens is holding a table top sale on Saturday (20 September) from 10am – noon. Tables are £5 – call Helen on 312 8113 to book your table. An opportunity to have that clearout and sell your stuff – or come along on […]

Local churches stage Saturday events

June 11, 2014 by


Davidsons Mains Pipe Band will be one of the highlights at St Serf’s Goldenacre Summer Fair this Saturday from 2 – 4pm. The Capital Concert Band will be performing a 10th Anniversary concert at St Serf’s in the evening too – for tickets for the 7.30pm performance or for more information go to Also […]

Open Day at Granton this Saturday

March 25, 2014 by


Granton Parish Church on Boswall Parkway will be holding an Open Day this Saturday from 10am – 4pm. Lots of fun and activities for the whole family and it’s all free! Visit for more info or just drop in on Saturday – whatever the weather you’re sure of a warm welcome!  

Fresh Start gets down to business

September 24, 2013 by


Resettlement charity Fresh Start has welcomed it’s first ever Business Manager as the charity goes through a period of growth. Joyce Clark takes up the newly created role with the Pilton-based charity, which works to help people make a home for themselves. Ms Clark comes from a business and marketing background, with her most recent role in […]

Scots afternoon at Drylaw this Saturday

January 30, 2013 by


Drylaw Parish Church will be holding their annual Scots Afternoon this Saturday (2 February) from 12.30 – 4pm. There will be lots of Scottish Country Dancing under the direction of Arthur & Jessie, Edinburgh’s answer to Robbie Shepherd. Jean will sing some Burns songs and we must no forget our Highland Dancing Displays under the guidance of […]

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 […]

Happy birthday, Drylaw!

May 11, 2012 by


Drylaw Parish Church will be holding a special 60th anniversary service on Sunday (13 May) at 11am. All welcome.

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. […]

Blackhall hustings this Thursday

April 17, 2012 by


Craigleith Blackhall Community Council’s local government election hustings event takes place this Thursday evening (19 April) at 7.30pm in Blackhall St. Columba’s Church on Queensferry Road. All welcome.

Sing up at St. Ninian’s!

April 6, 2012 by


St. Ninian’s Episcopal Church in Comely Bank is recruiting new members for their choir. If you enjoy taking part in regular concerts, evensong and choral services St Ninians would love to hear from you! For further information contact Director of Music Wayne Weaver by email at or telephone 315 3163.