Kenneth Williamson talk 12 September

Art and heritage

We are delighted that 13 artists will take part in our next art exhibition. 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... Continue Reading →

Register for the September heritage talks

The history group is organising a large heritage exhibition, to be held on the weekend of 11-12 September and 25-26 September 2021, between 11-4pm. The exhibition will include displays on industries, the Madelvic Car Factory, Granton harbour, trains and trams as well as agriculture.... Continue Reading →

From the Past to the Future

The History group at granton:hub are excited to announce 'From the Past to the Future: Granton Heritage Exhibition' over two weekends 11-12 Sept and 25-26 Sept between 11-4pm. We are developing multiple displays on Granton's Industries, Transport, Harbour and Agriculture.... Continue Reading →

Art in Granton 2021

The history group at granton:hub is planning a heritage event during the weekend of 11-12 September to recruit new volunteers and raise local awareness. We will also host a complementary 'Art in Granton' exhibition giving artists an opportunity to sell... Continue Reading →

Recycl-age Art Exhibition Open this Weekend

Our Recycl-age Art Exhibition is happening this weekend and will be held at granton:hub from Friday 9th to Sunday 11th July 2021 from 11am to 6pm each day. This exhibition is free to attend. View the event on Facebook here.There are... Continue Reading →

Contemporary Art Boards Installed

We are really excited to announce that the contemporary art boards for the Madelvic Car Factory have now been completed and installed. The boards are part of a permanent outdoor art exhibition and were designed collaboratively between lead artist Natasha Russell, the local Madelvic history group and our community... Continue Reading →

Plant Sale & Scrapstore Open Day

We are delighted to announce that we are having a Plant Sale and the Edinburgh Scrapstore Open Day on Sunday July 11th from 2.00 - 4.30pm. Not heard of The Edinburgh Scrapstore? This is the repurposed blue shipping container in our community garden which is... Continue Reading →

Launch of the Iron Age Log Boat

A huge congratulations to the School of Ancient Crafts and the team of volunteers who contributed to the experimental archaeology project of the construction and launch of the Iron Age Log Boat. The log boat was named Dòbhran and she... Continue Reading →

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