- Door's Open DaySeptember 23rd, 2017The big day is here.
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The Friends Group were overjoyed by news that we have reached the target number of signatures needed for a hearing at the city chambers. Thankyou to everyone who signed and shared ‘Save Granton Castle Walled Garden’, we got to 694 … Continue reading
The group have been looking to prioritise the many ideas generated by local gardeners and historians, and look at how these could be funded and sustained in the future. Please if you can take 5 minutes to look at the … Continue reading
2015 has been an eventful year for the Friends Group, and much has happened since we first registered. The growing season drawing to a close seemed an appropriate time to report back on this years events and highlights to everyone, recent … Continue reading
Tomorrow the Friends group are meeting outside of the garden for surveying & mapping training with Historic Environment Scotland (green bit on the plan below) We will be there from 2-5pm wandering about with maps & GPS equipment trying to identify where the 2nd … Continue reading
Our upcoming General Meeting is open to all – hope you can make it! Thursday 10th September, 6-7.30pm, Royston Wardieburn Community Centre, 11 Pilton Drive North. Agenda so far… Stairway to the garden door! When could we start, initial funding? … Continue reading
Midsummer has brought renewed energy and hope for local people determined to save Granton Castle’s ‘forgotten’ Walled Garden from a luxury townhouse development. Latest news from the city council’s planning committee looks really positive, with new rules to stop lengthy delays in … Continue reading