John Gibson: Where is the community spirit here?

posted 24 Dec 2008, 03:39 by South Edinburgh Net Admin   [ updated 24 Dec 2008, 03:41 ]
A hundred and eighty!  We're not talking darts here.  More to the point, 180 pensioners are not at all chuffed about their annual Christmas/New Year party.  Free scoff and live entertainment in Southside Community Centre and it's been scrubbed.

Lack of sponsorship and crisis gripping the management committee has scuppered what's been one of Edinburgh's liveliest festive events, highlight of many a senior citizen's social calendar, these past five years.

Full article from Edinburgh Evening News