Adventures with our Tuff Spot Tray

Tuff spots are a great way for all children to explore a range of activities and materials at a low level. Let the adventures begin...Read more

Anniversary abseil for The Yard!

Brave couple Debbie and James Cameron, from Crossgates in Fife, will abseil from Scotland’s iconic Forth Rail Bridge to celebrate their first wedding anniversary on Saturday 1st July.Read more

Mid-term opening times and maintenance closure

The Yard Edinburgh is open to members for family session every day from Monday 12th to Friday 16th February 2018. We are closed for maintenance on Monday 19th and Tuesday 20th February.Read more

Christmas holiday opening times

Please check here when The Yard is open over the Christmas holidays.Read more

Win a mansion for Christmas!

We are lucky to be the charity beneficiary of a very special raffle - you can win a £1.7m mansion for £25 per entry!Read more

October holidays and maintenance closure

The Yard is open during the Edinburgh schools' holiday week and closed for maintenance for two days the following week.Read more

Our CEO scoops top charity award

Chief Executive of The Yard, Celine Sinclair, has been awarded Leading Light at this year’s Scottish Charity Awards.Read more

Summer holiday opening times

At The Yard Edinburgh, we will operate our summer holiday opening hours from Monday 3 July to Friday 11 August 2017.Read more

Jim's volunteer story

Jim shares his story of what volunteering at The Yard means to him.Read more

DTTO team scoop top volunteering honour

Our dedicated team from DTTO are awarded an Inspiring Volunteer Award from Volunteer Scotland.Read more

Celine - Leading Light at The Yard

Celine Sinclair is shortlisted for Leading Light at Scottish Charity Awards 2017.Read more

We need vote for The Yard

The Yard is in the running for two 2017 Scottish Charity Awards and we need your vote!Read more

Wobbly legs for The Yard!

Our Head of Ops Rachel shares her experience of last year's Forth Rail Bridge abseil.Read more

Choose Youth Work - voting open

Young people in Edinburgh are being asked to vote on projects to deliver youth work across the city.Read more