Category Archives: Press coverage


Please write to the Scotttish Government and ask for the Craighouse application to be called in. Please do this very quickly. If the application is ‘called in’, the Scottish Government takes over the final decision about the fate of Craighouse … Continue reading

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Quick update on Craighouse “Scheme 3”

The Craighouse Partnership have submitted some new plans for Craighouse. The files are still being uploaded to the planning “portal”, here. There are very few pictures of the new scheme, so it’s hard to see what the buildings at the … Continue reading


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Update on the Consent for New University Facility, Woodland Removal and Carpark

The Edinburgh Reporter published an article yesterday. It reports on questions in Holyrood about Napier and Craighouse and also that The Craighouse Partnership have applied to amend the conditions of the Section 75 agreement (attached to the consent we reported … Continue reading

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Craighouse: Napier Have Serious Questions to Answer on Sale, Support of Proposals and Financial Interest

On Monday, the Friends of Craighouse sent a letter to Dame Professor Joan Stringer, Principal of Napier University, with 8 pages of detailed questions about the sale of Craighouse and about statements that Napier have made since the sale. You … Continue reading

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MSP Jim Eadie Calls for Craighouse Proposals to be Abandoned

Jim Eadie, MSP for Edinburgh Southern, has revealed that 90% of respondents to his survey are opposed to the excessive proposals at Craighouse and has called for them to be abandoned. His support is thoroughly welcomed by the Friends and … Continue reading

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Evening News Article: Wishing for Sunshine Amid Grey Skies Over Craighouse

Article in the Evening News in which we talk about why the spectacular Craighouse landscape is so important, our reply to John Bury’s statement about access and implications for green space across the city. You can view if you click … Continue reading

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Photo in the Evening News

We got into the Evening News today! Protest over homes plan – News –

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