Tag archive for ‘Scotmid’
By Nigel Duncan On Wednesday, February 14th, 2018

Suicide prevention boost

Elaine Coubrough, a Scotmid store staff member, and Fudge, the Kilmarnock mascot for Samaritans Scotmid customers and staff have raised £121,000 for suicide prevention charity Samaritans. This funded 24,200 calls More...

By Mike Smith On Friday, December 8th, 2017

Scotmid and Forth 1 Launch ‘Kid in the Kitchen’ Joke Book

Edinburgh’s local radio station Forth 1 has teamed up with retailers Scotmid Co-operative to issue a ‘Kid in the Kitchen’ joke book with all the proceeds of the sale of the book being split between Radio More...

By John Hislop On Saturday, November 25th, 2017

Traces of asbestos discovered during maintenance work at Scotmid store in Moredun.

The presence of traces of asbestos has been identified during property maintenance work at the Scotmid Co-operative store in Moredun. While subsequent, independent air tests confirmed these were at a satisfactory More...

By John Hislop On Friday, March 7th, 2014

Two prestigious awards for Scotmid Barnton

Scotmid Barnton in Edinburgh has scooped two prestigious awards at last night’s 2014 Convenience Retail Awards. The store was crowned the Best Multiple Convenience Store in the UK and picked up a second award More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Monday, September 30th, 2013

Theft in Drum Brae Avenue on Sunday afternoon

Police in Edinburgh are appealing for information following a theft in the West of the city. The incident happened around 1.20pm yesterday Sunday 29th September in Drum Brae Avenue. A male was seen to jump from More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Tuesday, September 17th, 2013

LeithLate featured on BBC Radio Scotland

LeithLate’s Morvern Cunningham was interviewed yesterday on BBC Radio Scotland by Janice Forsyth during the Culture Studio. If you missed it then you can listen again here at 43.45 mins into the programme. LeithLate More...

By Reader On Wednesday, September 11th, 2013

Scotmid Cooperative choose Prostate Cancer UK as new charity partner

Prostate Cancer UK chosen as Scotmid Co-operative’s new charity partner Prostate Cancer UK is to receive a welcome boost after being chosen as the new charity partner for Scotmid Co-operative. The independent More...

By Phyllis Stephen On Thursday, March 28th, 2013

Marchmont Scotmid store gets award

Scotmid Warrender Park wins prestigious retail award A Scotmid store in Marchmont has been crowned the best multiple store in the UK, after undergoing a complete refurbishment to improve the shopping experience More...