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#StrongerNorth: working together to make Pilton safer

November 5, 2014 by


#StrongerNorth initiaitive launched in WestPilton Police Scotland, the city council and the local community have joined forces to tackle crime and antisocial behaviour in North Edinburgh. Working together under the #StrongerNorth banner, they will work together to address community safety concerns across the area. Last month, residents expressed anger at an apparent failure by local […]

West Pilton antisocial behaviour: meeting tomorrow night

November 3, 2014 by


WEST PILTON UPDATE Meeting Tuesday 4 November The Community Council meeting will discuss their normal agenda business from 6pm to 7:30 pm which is open to all. Anyone interested in joining our Community Council is most welcome as are observers. At 7:30 pm in the main Function Hall of the West Pilton Neighbourhood Centre there […]

PYCP AGM this Friday

November 2, 2014 by


A quick reminder that Pilton Youth & Childrens Project (PYCP) annual general meeting is on Friday (7 November) at 2pm in The Greenhouse. Details below: AGM PYCP 2014

Police action in West Pilton producing results

October 31, 2014 by


News from Edinburgh North Police West Pilton Community Action Police patrols continue in the West Pilton and surrounding areas. This week the following results have been achieved: * 62 persons stopped and searched. * 14 persons arrested or reported * Male arrested on two warrants relating to domestic abuse * 2 pedal cycles have been […]

Living Well North Edinburgh AGM

October 24, 2014 by


’tis the season for AGMs … Living Well North Edinburgh (LWNE),  (formerly Pilton Reach Out Project (PROP) and PROP Stress Centre), is a community mental health organisation. The essence of LWNE is people working together to improve the mental health and well-being of their local community and themselves. It’s their AGM next week … LIVING […]

Come along to PEP’s AGM

October 22, 2014 by


It’s been an event-packed year for Pilton Equalities Project (PEP), what with special anniversaries and awards to celebrate, so why not find out all about it at PEP’s annual General Meeting?  Pilton Equalities Project ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING Monday 17 November 2014 11-12noon PEP Centre, 3 West Pilton Park Edinburgh R.S.V.P. Email: If you require transport please call […]

PYCP set date for AGM

October 16, 2014 by


Pilton Youth & Children’s Project (PYCP) are holding their annual general meeting on Friday 7 November at 2pm in The Greenhouse – and you’re invited! See below for details: For further information contact or telephone 332 9815

Pilton attack: third man charged

October 8, 2014 by


A third man has been charged with attempted murder following an attack on  a Chinese takeaway shop owner in West Pilton last week. Jie Yu, 37, was punched, kicked and stabbed in a horrific attack last Wednesday evening in in West Pilton Park. The owner of the Pekin Garden in Ferry Road Drive remains in a […]

Pilton attack – man charged with attempted murder

October 4, 2014 by


Police Scotland have confirmed that an 18 year old man has been charged with attempted murder and will appear at Edinburgh Sheriff Court court on Monday following the attack on a Chinese man in West Pilton on Wednesday evening. The victim of the attack – named locally as the owner of the Peking Garden takeaway, […]

Chinese man ‘serious’ following Pilton race hate attack

October 2, 2014 by


A Chinese father of three is being treated in hospital for serious injuries following a horrific attack by three men in West Pilton last night.  The victim suffered multiple injuries – including stab wounds – during the vicious attack which happened near the corner of West Pilton Grove and Park at around 9.30 last night. […]