New community group begins in Granton

The headquarters of the oldest surviving car garage in the UK are set to become a permanent social link between the fragmented communities of Granton.

An artist's impression of the possible regeneration of Granton Harbour. Picture: contributed

Work could begin on Granton marina by end of the year

WORK will begin within months on a new £500 million waterfront development after plans for a 300-berth marina were given the green light.

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Granton Gas Works. A number of dogs died after visiting Forthquarter Parl. Picture; Ian Rutherford

Probe finds no link between dog deaths and old Granton gasworks site

A PROBE into the deaths of family pets has revealed no link to a former gasworks.

An inquiry is under way. Picture; Cate Gillon

Investigation into Granton dog deaths

AN inquiry has been launched after dog owners said their pets died after taking ill in a park near the old Granton gasholder.

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Police have charged a man for stealing a charity tin.

Man arrested following armed robbery at Granton post office

Police have detained a man and are actively looking for two others in connection with an armed robbery in Edinburgh on Friday, December 2nd.

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Police had appealed for witnesses following acts of vadalism across North Edinburgh. Picture; stock image

Police appeal after a number of cars vandalised across Capital

Police in Edinburgh are investigating following a large number of car vandalisms across the North of the city.

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No one is believed to have been injured. Picture; SWNS

Two cars plunge into the sea at Granton

EMERGENCY services were called to Gypsy Brae this morning after two cars plunged into the sea.

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Edinburgh shopkeeper seriously injured in ‘cowardly’ attack

Edinburgh shopkeeper seriously injured in ‘cowardly’ attack

A shopkeeper in Edinburgh was seriously injured as he fought off attackers who tried to rob him.

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The youngsters were taken to Drylaw Police Station. Picture: Malcolm McCurrach

Five teenagers arrested over Edinburgh housebreakings

Five teenagers have been arrested and charged in connection with a series of housebreakings in Edinburgh.

Protesters outside the Prentice Centre after the initial announcement of the funding cut. Picture: Lesley Martin

Prentice Centre staff angry over funding deal

ANGRY staff at a popular community centre have warned time is running out as they battle to save it from closure.

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The attack happened at Granton Harbour. File picture: Scott Louden

Man assaulted, robbed after photographing Forth bridges

A MAN was assaulted and robbed while he was photographing the Forth Bridges near Granton Harbour on Monday night.

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St Columba's Nursing Auxiliary Maureen McCaskey plants a ceramic flower in the Tribute Garden. Picture: Neil Hanna

Ceramic forget-me-nots to carpet St Columba’s Hospice garden

IT was one of the most talked about and striking tributes to the fallen of the First World War.

File picture: Lisa Ferguson

Traffic chaos as Lower Granton Road closed after car crash

A RUSH-HOUR crash caused traffic chaos in Edinburgh’s Lower Granton Road this morning.

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Peter Stewart was stabbed through the heart in a drug deal gone wrong. Picture: Vic Rodrick

Drug deal stabbing lands teen with seven-year jail sentence

A YOUTH who stabbed a man in the heart after a drugs deal turned sour was jailed for seven years today.

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The new complex would be home to the works of artists such as John Bellany. Picture: TSPL

National Gallery bid to create waterfront complex

A huge new treasure trove to care for Scotland’s finest works of art is to be created on Edinburgh’s waterfront – to help“safeguard the future” of centuries of paintings, drawings and sculpture.

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Protesters outside the Prentice Centre in Granton. Picture: Lesley Martin

Edinburgh Council slammed for community funding shake-up

A DRIVE to shake up the provision of vital community services across the city has been branded a disaster.

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Jamie Kerr's photo shoot backfired.

Jamie & Shoony’s naked photo shoot draws police attention

IT may have been a cold, wet and windy day, but that didn’t stop a musician stripping off to pose for his band’s latest, cheeky poster on Granton 

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