We are looking for Youth Workers! Apply now!

Granton Youth is looking for youth workers with experience of working/volunteering with young people; delivering a mixture of centre-based and detached youth work, no qulaifications are required but the opportunity for in-house learning and CPD will be provided. These posts will involve working in within the GY team to deliver 3-4 sessions of detached youth […]

3rd annual North Edinburgh Community Festival announced!

We’re proud to be one of the main organisers of @northedinfest – which is now happening for the 3rd time in West Pilton Park on Saturday 11th May! We’ll have more info soon, especially on the live music front which we help organise with @_tinderbox so watch this space! For now, get the date in […]

Granton Youth’s AGM 2024

C/O Royston Wardieburn Community Centre 11 Pilton Drive North The Annual General Meeting of Granton Youth Ltd will take place on Monday 19th February 2024 at 7:30 pm. This will be via Zoom. Please contact mary@grantonyouth.com to obtain link to the meeting. AGENDA 1. Chairperson’s Welcome / Trustee Report 2. Ratification of Previous AGM minutes […]

New Streetwork times and team leader!

We recently appointed Ben, who has worked with us the last year and a half, as our new Streetwork Team Leader. Streetwork is detached youth work, on the street, to meet and talk to young people using a harm reduction approach to minimise risk-taking behaviour. By getting to know young people on their own terms […]

Amazing night at NXNW2

Young people and families came out in force to support only the 2nd ever North By North West (NXNW) at Leith Depot on Sunday nigh, with the venue sold out two weeks in advance of the show! This is our collaborative live showcase night for young artists, in partnership with the top chums in Tinderbox […]

Well Done to all involved in GY’s Xmas Fayre!

What a day – Granton Youth’s first EVER Christmas fair was a roaring success. This day was COMPLETELY planned by our volunteer Nicola (more commonly know at GY as Big Nic) with the support from our amazing mum’s at our Families Together group – you are all absolutely incredible and we’re so proud of you […]

Granton Youth Christmas Lunch Event

  Granton Youth invites you to our annual Christmas lunch on Friday 22nd December! Our staff and special guest chef William will be working hard to make this an event to remember. We’ll have giveaways, a visit from Santa, live music, and of course Xmas Dinner with all the trimmings – so something for the […]

Harvest Festival at Lauriston Farm this weekend!

Our friends at Lauriston Farm are hosting their annual Harvest Festival this Saturday at 30th September from 2pm with a full programme of music and activities for families and young people alike! 2pm – 3pm : Soil Explorations in the field & under the microscope with Lauriston Soil Lab 3.10pm-4.10pm : Shunpike Social Club – […]

Bottled Ocean Art Project with National Museums Scotland

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CALLING ALL BUDDING ARTISTS/ENVIRONMENTALISTS Artist George Nuku, who is from the Pacific Islands, is creating a new art installation Bottled Ocean 2123 at the National Museum of Scotland – and needs your help! He wants to make a futuristic imagined undersea world, and his installation will feature sea life made from plastic bottles. Come to […]