Tag archive for ‘Granton’
By Eve Erskine On Monday, June 19th, 2017

Granton Waterfront revival will make a splash

Developer Places for People submitted plans to the City of Edinburgh Council to build 89 new homes by Granton Waterfront. This is part of a larger scheme of around 600 homes and will help Places for People reach More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, June 5th, 2017

Edinburgh Conservatives welcomed Theresa May earlier

Edinburgh politicians stopped campaigning for about 40 minutes today to get down to Granton and hear the message from the Prime Minister. Nothing much was new. The soundbites were similar to those used all the More...

By Nigel Duncan On Friday, April 21st, 2017
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£500m Edinburgh Marina project gets go-ahead

The green light has been given for the multi-million pound Edinburgh Marina.   The world-class 300-berth marina at Granton Harbour will be the focal point for the regeneration the area which is less than 2.5 More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, October 31st, 2016

Granton sur Mer is not dead in the water

Think of the Granton gasometer, think of the sea, then imagine a new lido by the sea, some sea containers sunk into the hill beyond offering affordable workspaces and the walled garden in the midst which could More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Thursday, December 18th, 2014

Thursday in Edinburgh – What’s On Today

The Secret Herb Garden Festive Evening: wine, cheese, chocolate and charcuterie in a beautiful setting at the foot of the Pentland Hills. 4-8pm, The Secret Herb Garden, 32a Old Pentland Road, EH10 7EA (for more More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Tuesday, December 16th, 2014

Tuesday in Edinburgh – What’s On Today

Recitals for Wrigglers Christmas Concert: a free classical concert for babies, toddlers and their parents and carers. 10.30am, Drumbrae Library Hub, 81 Drumbrae Drive. Please ask a member of library staff to book More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Sunday, December 14th, 2014

What’s On In Edinburgh 15th-21st December 2014

MONDAY 15TH DECEMBER 2014 Meet Chris Hadfield: the former Commander of the International Space Station will be signing copies of his stunning planetary photo tour You Are Here: Around the World in 92 Minutes. 12.30pm, More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Thursday, November 27th, 2014

Thursday in Edinburgh – What’s On Today

  Bookbug: songs and rhymes for young children and babies. 10.30-11am, Oxgangs Library, 343 Oxgangs Road North. Live Music Now: Slide Too Far. Formed two years ago in Glasgow, trombone quartet Slide Too More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Saturday, November 22nd, 2014

Saturday in Edinburgh – What’s On Today

Edinburgh Steiner School Christmas Market: handmade gifts and crafts, puppet shows and fairground games, raffle, tombola, complementary therapies, live music, King Winter’s Grotto, Viennese Cafe, world food More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Thursday, November 20th, 2014

Thursday in Edinburgh – What’s On Today

With Nerve and Heart and Mind: in her poem The German Ward, Vera Brittain wrote of how she worked with ‘nerve and heart and mind’ to match the courage and skill of the sister-in-charge, the only More...