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Councillor lodges motion following Bonfire Night mayhem

A councillor has raised a motion calling for co-operation with emergency services ahead of next year’s Bonfire Night. [...]

November 20, 2017 Local News

Lothians MSP Kezia Dugdale set to join I’m A Celeb

Lothians MSP Kezia Dugdale is set to join I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out Of here after a shock last-minute call up. [...]

November 17, 2017 Local News

Man arrested in connection with fire-raising incident in Drylaw

Police in Edinburgh can confirm that a 33-year-old man has been arrested and charged following a fire-raising incident at an address in Wester Drylaw Place. [...]

November 14, 2017 Local News

Local MSP Ben Macpherson runs for charity

Local MSP Ben Macpherson will run the perimeter of his constituency next week after signing up to 1000 Faces – an initiative run by Radio Forth’s Cash for Kids. [...]

November 14, 2017 Local News

First Minsiter announces her intention to appoint new Minister for Children and Early Years

The First Minister has announced her intention to appoint Maree Todd as Minister for Childcare and Early Years. [...]

November 7, 2017 Local News

Muirhouse Community Shop food bank on the lookout for donations

Muirhouse Community Shop is on the lookout for donations for their food bank. [...]

November 7, 2017 Local News

Local MSP writes to Scottish Government over firework issues

Local MSP, Ben Macpherson, has written to the Scottish Government highlighting concerns about the recent issues with fireworks. [...]

November 7, 2017 Local News

Pardon for gay men convicted under abolished laws

Legislation to provide gay men convicted under historical discriminatory laws with an automatic pardon has been published. The Historical Sexual Offences (Pardons and Disregards) Bill will also enable men to apply to have convictions for same-sex sexual activity that is [...]

November 7, 2017 Local News

Drylaw Neighbourhood Centre to hold their AGM this Friday

Drylaw Neighbourhood Centre is holding it’s AGM this week and are on the lookout for new board members.  [...]

November 7, 2017 Local News

Local community council to host planning event ‘Involving Communities in the Planning System’

Granton and District Community Council are hosting a planning event later this month, and everyone is invited.  [...]

November 7, 2017 Community Councils, Local News