Competitive Tendering – Training CoursesDon’t miss out on the upcoming free Supplier Development Programme training in your area. Within Edinburgh and the Lothians there are several public bodies that buy, providing significant opportunities for your business to tender for public sector contracts for goods and services. In the last 6 months Edinburgh, East Lothian, Midlothian and West Lothian Councils […]
Museums and Heritage Awards for Excellence Open for 2018 EntriesThe annual Museums and Heritage Awards are now open for entries to a total of eleven categories, covering all major aspects of the museums, galleries and heritage attractions sector in the UK. The Awards are also open to operators and suppliers unless otherwise stated. Projects can be considered for a maximum of three categories from […]
Nesta Launches ShareLab Fund for Collaborative Technology Ideas to Solve Social ChallengesNesta’s ShareLab Fund supports ideas that use collaborative digital platforms to address a social need, thereby helping to relieve pressure on existing local public services. These platforms are likely to take the form of a web-based digital tool, such as an app or a website that helps find, connect or mobilise assets, time, skills, money, […]
Launch of Second Active and Assisted Living Smart Ageing PrizeThe Active and Assisted Living Programme has launched the Second Smart Ageing Prize Competition to reward products and services that use innovative digital technologies to support older people to participate fully in social life. Evidence suggests that supporting older people to participate fully in social life will help them to remain active and healthy for […]
Charteris Centre Community Christmas ConcertCelebrating all things Community and Christmas at the Charteris Centre Community Christmas Concert!
Help Vintage Vibes spread some Christmas cheer to Edinburgh’s lonely over 60sEdinburgh born celebrity Gail Porter supports Christmas card campaign launch to help tackle loneliness and isolation in UK’s loneliest city Edinburgh-based Vintage Vibes launches its Christmas card campaign with the support of Edinburgh-born celebrity Gail Porter. The Christmas card campaign encourages people to send free personalised Christmas cards to the Vintage Vibes VIPs (lonely over […]
Film Night in Polwarth – A Couple of Down and OutsA silent film with accompanying piano music at Polwarth Church – Free event (donations welcome). Thursday 30th November 2017, 6.:45pm.
Board Members Required – The Corstorphine Dementia ProjectBoard Members Required for The Corstorphine Dementia Project We are currently looking for one or two additional members to join our current group of 6 volunteer directors and would welcome enquiries from anyone who may be interested. The Directors work with the Project Manager in relation to the long term planning and funding of the […]
NHS Lothian Health Imrovement Fund – Oxgangs Community Health GrantsNHS Lothian is seeking applications from community groups or constituted organisations to deliver community based activities that address health inequalities in the Oxgangs/ Firrhill area of South Edinburgh. Oxgangs is one of four areas in the South West Locality where there are communities that experience a higher level of inequality. The current population is approximately […]
Scotmid Co-operative Announces Maximum Level of Community GrantThe Co-operative has announced that the maximum grant will now be £500. Previously, there was no set minimum or maximum amount. Local community groups, self-help or voluntary groups and charities (including local branches of national charities) acting for the benefit of the local community may apply for a grant. The funding can be used for […]