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Organ recital at St Stephen’s Stockbridge next Sunday

November 29, 2014 by


St. Stephen Centre Organ Recital Morley Whitehead – Organist, Morningside Parish Church Music for Advent And Christmas Sunday 7 December 3pm The Recital is free (donations are welcome in aid of the organ fund)

Saturday sales

October 17, 2014 by


A reminder of two local fundraisers taking place this weekend: There’s a table top sale at  Old Kirk & Muirhouse Church in Pennywell Gardens tomorrow from 10am – 1pm. Tables still available, £5. Come along and grab a bargain! Also tomorrow, LifeCare in Cheyne Street is the place to be to pick up some early […]

Great night for a great cause

October 17, 2014 by


Charity catwalk event raises over £3400 Broughton High School student KATHERINE WRIGHT volunteers at the Cancer Research UK charity shop in Stockbridge. The charity stages an annual  fundraising fashion show – here’s Katherine’s take on this year’s event: Cancer Research UK held its fifth annual ‘Charity Chic’ fashion show and pop up shop on Friday 10 […]

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 […]

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!

Feeling sheepish about the referendum!

September 15, 2014 by


Voters ‘flock’ to see referendum artwork! With Thursday’s independence vote the only topic of conversation all around the country, Leith-based artist Elaine Forrest has created a timely ‘discussion piece’ – a referendum sheep’s skull! The sculpture is studded with 20,5000 Swarovski crystals and features both a Saltire and Union Flag. The price? £3500 – a real […]

Fun in the park, by George!

August 9, 2014 by


Inverleith Neighbourhood Partnership’s BIG Search finished with a flourish at King George V Park on Monday, with an afternoon of family fun and games. Thanks to the Friends of KGV and Scotland Yard Parks for the photographs, and Mark Sydenham of Edinburgh and Lothians Greenspace Trust for sending them on to us.

Witness appeal as man falls from moving van

August 3, 2014 by


Police are appealing for witnesses after a 24-year-old man fell from a moving vehicle which then sped away from the scene. The incident took place on Raeburn Place at 5.25pm on Friday evening. Police said the vehicle, believed to be a Ford Transit van, was seen being driven erratically through Stockbridge streets after the incident. […]

Police seek ‘distinctive’ thief following Stockbridge robbery

August 2, 2014 by


A thief who held up an Edinburgh off-licence with a needle before stealing a three-figure cash sum is being sought by police. The robber entered Vino on North West Circus Place at 21:35 on Wednesday evening and demanded the till contents before making off in the direction of Stockbridge. Police have a good description of […]

Take your marks: free quiz at The Grange Sports Club

July 22, 2014 by


The Commonwealth Games kick off tomorrow, and what better way to celebrate this sporting extravaganza than with a local sports quiz? If you think you know your archery from your athletics, backstroke from your badminton or your cricket from your croquet (I could go on!) this 30 July event at The Grange Sports Club is […]