Burns Night Community Ceilidh

Thursday 11th January at 12:01pm

PCHP through the Food for Thought Forum are happy to support Granton Community Gardeners and this year's Burns night community ceilidh

As usual, it will take place at Royston Wardieburn Community Center from 5pm-9pm on Saturday 3rd of February 

Festive farm trip

Monday 14th November at 11:47am

It may still be too early for some in November, but here at PCHP we are already getting into the Christmas spirit.

We are organizing a fun-filled, family Christmas trip to the Cyrenians farm on the afternoon of Friday the 16th of December.

Transport will be provided to and from the farm on the day, so if you would like to find out more and come along, get in contact to book your place.

Wednesday Cooking Club

Wednesday 27th January at 1:51pm
Do you live locally and have an interest in food and cooking.
Then why not come along each Wednesday to chat, eat, and share some recipes with other friendly local people.
For more information and to book the free crèche, contact Kirsty on Tel 07708802039

Meal Makers Cooking Group

Tuesday 21st July at 3:43pm
Looking to learn how to cook lots of tasty and nutritious budget friendly meals from scratch?
The registration list to sign up to our next 6 week block of Meal Makers cooking group classes is now open, and is filling up fast.
To find out more or to sign up, contact Joe on 0131 551 1671 or email

Food and your Body

Monday 15th June at 3:06pm

These NEW information sheets will help you eat well.

Designed to cover 6 different body systems, each sheet gives a brief introduction to a specific area of the body, along with lots of helpful information on foods that can help to keep these areas healthy and working well.

On the reverse of each resource sheet is a healthy recipe that makes use of the foods and ingredients that are of particular benefit to that body system

Meal Makers Cooking Group

Friday 20th March at 10:19am

Do you want to learn more about ways to eat more healthily, improve your cooking skills and try your hand at making delicious new recipes?

Then come along to our new block of Meal Makers cooking classes, starting every Tuesday 10am-12 noon from May 5th.

At the classes you will be able to cook, taste and take home tasty and nutritious budget friendly meals for yourself or your family.

Eat Better Feel Better

Thursday 8th January at 1:10pm

We are very pleased to have hosted the lauch of the Scottish Government's new Eat Better Feel Better campaign today.  It’s great to have a Scottish government campaign that complements and supports the work that community food and health projects like us are already doing.  Pilton has a wealth of local community food projects that link together through the

Good Food for All - do we have the ingredients for a well-fed north Edinburgh?

Tuesday 4th November at 3:27pm

We are planning a one day community discussion around Food Poverty on Monday 1st December 2014 from 9.30am-2.30pm.  It will take place at West Pilton Neighbourhood Centre
(19 West Pilton Grove, EH4 4BY).

We aim to explore how we can work together to tackle food poverty in the area.

At this event you will get the chance to:

Good Food Nation

Tuesday 9th September at 4:11pm

The Scottish Government is currently consulting on the content of its new food policy for Scotland.  PCHP really encourages local groups and individuals to respond to the document.  You can see it here.

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