Mixtape Artists impress again at Sneaky Petes!

Some night last weekend for the young artists coming through Mixtape @sneakypetesclub as @laurentsc debuted their new live set, and @drenched_in_dreams_band played the famous venue for the first time! @kierancrosbie_ was also kind enough to open the show and is one to watch! Thank you to all of them, the venue and staff for being […]

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 […]

Escape Room Design Project starting soon!

Another exciting collab with @_tinderbox as we’re looking for young people to design an Escape Room style game that will then be played by the public @northedinfest on Sat 11th May! You can sign up in person at our Friday drop-ins as we do informal games design sessions there from 6-8pm or sign up online […]

Dungeons and Dragons group starting back soon! Apply now!

Ever wanted to get into Dungeons and Dragons but dont know how!? Well now you can with our very own D and D group on Wednesdays from 4 to 5:30pm! We’re looking for three to four more beginners and or/experienced players to join our group. You don’t need to have played before as we’ll guide […]

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 […]

Mixtape Volume 4 underway as more young bands and artists hit the recording studio!

Another great week in the recording studio with @markmorrowaudio for the young bands and artists in our Mixtape Music Club! New tunes on the way from @ecliptic_band , @nobodytoldus_band , @lowtide.band , @laurentsc , @leonhighway_music , Abigail Kerner, @drenched_in_dreams_band , and more! Thanks to @deidrebrockenl MP, who popped in to check out the project too! […]

Monday Youth Clubs changing from tonight!

As per the attached flyers, our Monday night drop-in provision is changing so that we can work with P7’s – this is to help young people socially transition as they prepare for going to High School, and to establish a relationship with young people ahead of them joining us for Summer Programme! This means P7/S2 […]

NXNW3 Sells out again!

Saturday 3rd February saw the 3rd North By North West (NXNW) take place; which if you don’t know is our musical showcase partnership with pals Tinderbox, and now Intercultural Youth Scotland. These evenings take place at Leith Depot and are designed to allow young musicians from all over the city a platform to play music, […]

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 […]