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Making a splash: North Edinburgh Time Bank

November 7, 2014 by


Tuesday 11 November at North Edinburgh Arts 10am-12.00 noon . Or 6 – 8pm. Find out about timebanking, see how you can get involved. Relaxed, chatty – we’re interested in your ideas!

Soon be time for Stockfest

September 16, 2014 by


Counting down the days to the annual Stockbridge jamboree …. Stockfest runs from 20 -27 September this year and there are loads of activities for the whole family to enjoy. For details of what’s on click on the link below Stockfest 2014 Programme or visit You won’t be disappointed!

Eagle Lodge fun day tomorrow

August 15, 2014 by


 Spoilt for choice? There are lots of fun events happening in North Edinburgh tomorrow – see previous posts about West Pilton Play Day, new open air exhibition space at North Edinburgh Arts, Granton gardeners community BBQ, afternoon tea at Holy Cross in D’Mains – and now there’s another to add … The Salvation Amy’s Eagle […]

Compact Voice: EVOC seeks your views

August 15, 2014 by


Got 10 minutes to help Edinburgh’s Third Sector plan our next 10 years? Find out more about Compact Voice & respond to our online survey  Also: Our Health, Our Care, Our Future Friday 22 August, 9.30am – 12.00noon NHS Lothian are currently consulting on their Draft Strategic Plan for 2014-2024.  EVOC is delighted to […]

Sainsbury’s BIGGEST jumpers!

July 8, 2014 by


Meet Ross and Aaron, Sainsbury’s biggest jumpers! Ross jumped a magnificent 4.5m during last week’s Big Jump event at Sainsbury’s Blackhall, and his wee brother Aaron wasn’t far behind – he recorded an impressive distance of 4.2m to finish in a tie for second.

Weather looking good for D Mains Gala

June 21, 2014 by


Organisers of the annual Davidsons Mains Children’s Gala will be keeping an anxious eye on weather forecasts this morning. However the forecasts are certainly looking good for today so fingers crossed for a day of sun and fun! The Parade leaves the Green at 1130am, progressing along Main Street, past Tesco and on to Lauriston Castle. […]

Hats off to MS Therapy fundraisers!

April 18, 2014 by


The MS Therapy Centre’s latest fundraiser – the Mad Hatters’ Tea Party – has raised nearly £4,500. The Centre, which celebrates its 30th anniversary this year, called on locals to host a tea party and wear a crazy hat last month to help raise much needed funds and make a difference to all those in […]

Forthcoming attractions at West Pilton

December 12, 2013 by


Table Top Sale A4 December 2013 Tea Dance 20 dec 2013 Come on down to West Pilton Neighbourhood Centre to take part in two special events this month: Thursday 19 December 11 – 3pm TABLE TOP SALE Do you have items in your cupboards you don’t want any more? Then book a table at West […]

Full house for North Edinburgh’s Big Night Out

December 4, 2013 by


There wasn’t a spare seat in the theatre for North Edinburgh’s Big Night Out, organised by local group Power to the People, at North Edinburgh Arts last week. Over a hundred people from North Edinburgh and beyond enjoyed an evening of song, poetry, dance and drama. Power to the People evolved from North Edinburgh Social History Group, local […]

What’s beng Jewish in Scotland got to do with YOU?

November 20, 2013 by


Scottish Council of Jewish Communities Interfaith Week Event  JOIN THE CONVERSATION: What’s Being Jewish in Scotland got to do with YOU?! SCoJeC, the Scottish Council of Jewish Communities, is running an event in Edinburgh as part of Interfaith Week. The event will start with a kosher lunch and introductions around the table, followed by a […]