Edinburgh resident, University worker, flaneuse, interested in aesthetic spaces and digital extensions, social media curating

Red Wheel National Transport Trust

As we reported in September, Madelvic House has been awarded a red wheel by the National #Transport Trust In recognition of the unique #car making that was started in the factory in the late 1890s. Vice-President John Yellowlees of the... Continue Reading →

Seaweed activities in Granton

Book here for making art Please note that all the other sessions are now fully booked

Making art with seaweed

We are pleased to announce a free workshop on Sunday 7 November (1:30-3pm) with marine ecologist Dr Clare Scanlan on making art with seaweed at granton:hub. Suitable for age 8+ All children must be accompanied by an adult. This event... Continue Reading →

Seaweed tasting event

We are pleased to invite you to a seaweed tasting event at granton:hub to be held on Sunday 7 November (4-5:30pm). Participants will be able to try foods made with seaweed and learn about the growing production and uses of... Continue Reading →

Art in the community

Are you interested in 'art in the community'? Artist Steven Hood will be at granton:hub on Saturday 25 September, 2-2:30pm to present ideas and welcomes anyone with any suggestions to take plans forward. Steven has been teaching Art and Art... Continue Reading →

North Edinburgh Active Travel Community

Gardening drop-in

Gardening drop-in is still happening every week on Wednesdays 11-1 and anyone wishing to join should email

From the Past to the Future exhibition on 25-26 September

The history hub have prepared a series of displays that include unique photographs on Granton's industries, the Madelvic Car Factory, Granton harbour and Granton castle, transport as well as agriculture. We are also delighted that Edinburgh City Council have their Waterfront Development... Continue Reading →

Art and heritage – weekend 2

We are delighted that 13 artists will take part in this exhibition, and their work will complement the heritage exhibition with displays on local industry, the harbour, transport and agriculture. Artists have taken inspiration from Granton’s heritage or local scenery.... Continue Reading →

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