Charity News

The Proclaimers re-release Sunshine on Leith to support NHS Lothian

December 3, 2020

Warner Music has announced their plans to reissue the single ‘Sunshine on Leith’  in support of NHS Lothian staff. This special limited edition, pressed for the first time on 7” clear green vinyl, is due for release on 29 January 2021, with pre-orders opening today, 3 December 2020. The Proclaimers…

£90K match funding awarded to improve bike storage facilities at the Royal Infirmary

November 3, 2020

Edinburgh and Lothians Health Foundation has funded £90,000 of improvements to bike storage facilities at the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh to support active travel for NHS Lothian staff as an alternative to using cars and public transport. This funding is in addition to the £90,000 that has been pledged to…

Nature being prescribed in Edinburgh to support health and wellbeing

November 2, 2020

GPs at five practices in Edinburgh have started prescribing nature as part of a new collaboration between RSPB Scotland and Edinburgh and Lothians Health Foundation. Over the next five months, GPs at five practices in Edinburgh will be able to prescribe nature to patients as part of their treatment, thanks…