Category Archives: Community Links

Fun Football Sessions

The City of Edinburgh Council’s fun football programmes will be starting soon, delivered in conjunction with the Scottish Football Association.

Both the Joelle Murray and Player Development Centres take place at Forrester / St Augustine’s Community Sports Hub on a Friday afternoon and are perfect for players of all abilities and experience. All sessions are delivered by Scottish FA-qualified coaches focusing on skill development, fun and small-sided matches.

Also attached are details of our Saturday morning ‘Mini Kickers’ programme for 3-5 year olds

For those interested in finding out more information please visit

Hearts Introduce Tynecastle Play The Game Centre

Tynecastle Play the Game Centre, in partnership with Tynecastle High School and Edinburgh Active Schools, is a brand new football session for P6-S2 students on Friday afternoons.

Play the Game

The centre offers youngsters the opportunity to participate in games–based activity and matches from 1:00-2:00pm on the Community Pitch at Tynecastle Park and Tynecastle High School.

For more information and to book your place visit The Tynecastle Play the Game Centre ticket page here.

Amazing Wicker Sculpture Art Workshop

Do you want to contribute to an art project that will link all of Scotland during Edinburgh’s Hogmanay? Would you like to have been part of the Year Of Young People?

Get along to a free wicker workshop on 7th of October to build an amazing piece of community art that will be burned at Hogmanay as a way to mark the close the Yoear Of Young People and the city’s torchlight procession.

Click here for a flyer and full info.