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Lifecare Craft Fair

September 25, 2014 by


LifeCare is holding a Craft Fair on Saturday 18 October from 10:30am – 4.30pm here at Stockbridge House, 2 Cheyne Street, Edinburgh EH4 1JB (just off Raeburn Place). There will be a wide range of crafts on offer from fused glass, crocheted jewellery and Harris Tweed bags to soap, bath bombs and ceramic creatures. Entry […]

Fun and music at North Edinburgh Arts

September 16, 2014 by


Have a magic night while supporting local children North Edinburgh Arts are holding a social evening to raise funds to support their CREATE childrens’ art project. It takes place on Friday 26 September and sounds like a lot of fun. See below for full details:

Soon be time for Septemberfest …

August 26, 2014 by


Septemberfest 2014 Community Festival at Broughton High School Saturday 27 September 2014 11am – 4pm Free Entry and lots of free activities for all ages Fun for all the family!  This years Septemberfest has a Commonwealth flavour with lots of sports to try out: Indian Dance, Commonwealth food and all the usual bouncy castles, inflatable […]

Fair’s fair – and Fun Days too

August 17, 2014 by


West Pilton & Muirhouse Gala is NEXT Sunday – not today! The school holidays are a distant memory, the nights are already ‘fair drawin’ in’ but it seems the summer fun days go on forever! Yesterday was packed with community events but there’s plenty more on offer in North Edinburgh this coming weekend too: Drylaw […]

Celebrate Africa at Craigroyston

June 3, 2014 by


We are pleased to invite you to the CELEBRATING AFRICA event on Saturday 21 June at Craigroyston Community High School on Pennywell Road. The event aims to provide a unique opportunity showcasing African heritage and culture by the African community groups who live/ work across Edinburgh & the Lothians. Themes for the event are participation, […]

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!  

Hidden gems hunt to launch new community map

March 12, 2014 by


There be treasure in Forth! North Edinburgh community group Living in Harmony has been working with Forth Neighbourhood Partnership to produce a new print and online community map. That work is now complete and a fun family event is being held to launch the new resource. The Hidden Gems Community Treasure Hunt takes place on Friday […]

Celebrate International Women’s Day at Royston Wardieburn

March 10, 2014 by


Royston Wardieburn Community Centre is hosting an event to celebrate  International Women’s Day tomorrow (Tuesday 11 March) from 5.30 -8pm.  Tickets (£1) are available from the Centre – children and childcare free.   See the attached poster for more info or telephone 552 5700.

A Centipede spectacular: Muirhouse to light up on Friday!

November 19, 2013 by


I work with a community project called Centipede Project. We work with the community of Muirhouse to organise fun events that they would like to see take place. Our upcoming event is Luminous Muirhouse, please find all the information below. What: Luminous Muirhouse will take place over one evening on 22 November between 4 – 6pm. […]

Happy birthday Betty – at last!

July 25, 2013 by


Betty McVay’s belated eightieth birthday celebration finally took place at West Pilton Neighbourhood Centre last Friday, and the party proved to be well worth the wait. Most readers will know that Betty has not been well, and she was forced to put her original party plans on hold when she was taken into hospital last month. […]