Your questions matter! Edinburgh North and Leith

Thursday 12th March at 4:28pm

The election campaigns are in full swing and we are begining to find out what each of the political Parties will put in their manifestos.  Next Thursday you will have your chance to put your questions to candidates for Edinburgh North and Leith.  They will be answering questions from 6.30 till 8pm at Royston Wardieburn Community Centre. 

Your questions matter!

Monday 16th February at 9:27am

Do you shout at the television when the politicians are on telling us what they are going to do for us if we vote for them?  Campaigning for the Westminster elections on May 7th has started already and its time to start finding out about what the parties really stand for.

Come along and ask candidates the questions that matter to you.  We'll be holding hustings in each of the two constituencies in the area.

Pilton Community Health Project on STV news

Wednesday 21st January at 1:39pm

STV covered the launch of the Eat Better Feel Better government campaign, with this news item.  The launch took place at Pilton Community Health Project on Thursday 8th January.

Click below to see the clip.

Photos by Anneleen Lindsay

Burns Night Community Ceilidh

Tuesday 13th January at 11:45am

Back by popular demand we are delighted to announce that the Burns night community ceilidh will happen again on Saturday 24th January from 5 - 9.30pm at Royston Wardieburn Community Centre.

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

Adult Counselling List Re-opened

Monday 5th January at 11:05am

After a period of closure, our Adult Counselling Service waiting list has now re-opened.  If you are aged over 16 years of age and live in the North Edinburgh Area (Pilton, Muirhouse, West Granton, Royston and Wardieburn) and would like to receive counselling here at PCHP please contact us on 0131 551 1671.

Merry Christmas!

Wednesday 17th December at 10:49am

Have a very Merry Christmas!  We wish you a peaceful and healthy new year.

The Health Project will be closed from 2pm on Friday 19th December until 9am Monday 5th January.

Here are some useful contact details while we are closed:

NHS 24 - emergency out of hours care - call 111 -

Lots to celebrate at PCHP's AGM

Tuesday 11th November at 12:49pm

PCHP celebrates at its 30th AGM tomorrow from 10.30 - 12.30 at our offices on Boswall Parkway.

Over the past 30 years the Project has had its ups and downs, but has been a consistent presence in the community, working with local people to find ways to improve health in the area.

During the meeting on Wednesday we will celebrate some of our key work, looking back and looking forward to things to come.

Pilton Community Health Project volunteers 'walk' away with an Award!

Tuesday 4th November at 3:32pm

Pilton Community Health Project walking volunteers have received an award from the Scottish charity Paths for All.

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: