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Are we more progressive or politically blind?

October 25, 2014 by


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 […]

NEN passing three cyberspace milestones!

September 10, 2012 by


Some statistical information for all you cyber-geeks out there – the NEN blog will pass┬áthree important (for us, anyway!) milestones over the next day or so. We’re getting very very close to 750 posts, 50,000 all-time views and 250 comments! We think that’s not too bad for a wee community newspaper and it’s nice to […]

May deadline tomorrow

May 14, 2012 by


A gentle reminder to all advertisers and contributors that the copy deadline for NEN’s May edition is tomorrow (Tuesday 15 May) at 5pm.  

A Ragged Trousered Appreciation

May 9, 2012 by


A Timely Reminder On Saturday 21 April at North Edinburgh Arts Centre the audience was treated to a brilliant performance by two magnificent actors playing all the characters in Robert Tressell’s classic story ‘The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists’. The subject, of grinding exploitation of workers employed by a building and decorating firm, was played with emotion, […]