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Dean Reilly named Edinburgh Evening News’ Local Hero at awards ceremony | Edinburgh News ( – 2016 Edinburgh Evening News Local Hero Awards

General Press Articles – Edinburgh Evening News

Bites, fights and sick buckets: We spend a Friday night in Edinburgh city centre with Street Assist charity | Edinburgh News (

After an appalling tragedy, this teenager is now set to take on the world – Steve Cardownie | Edinburgh News (

After hours volunteers patrol Edinburgh’s streets providing first aid during lockdown | Edinburgh News (

Local heroes and music legends celebrated at Forth Awards in Edinburgh | Edinburgh News (

SafeZone ‘˜drunk tank’ staff quit and set up rival operation | Edinburgh News (

Volunteers abused trying to help drunk revellers on city streets | Edinburgh News (

Edinburgh nightclub Why Not introduces safety measures to ease fears around spiking | Edinburgh News (

Meet the Street Pastors on the frontline during the Edinburgh party season | Edinburgh News (

First-aiders gear up for Edinburgh’s Christmas party mayhem | Edinburgh News (

General Press Articles – The Edinburgh Reporter

Street Assist – there to help | The Edinburgh Reporter

General Press Articles – Edinburgh Live News

Edinburgh Street Assist hero uses sign language to help vulnerable woman home – Edinburgh Live

STV News

First club night in Edinburgh raising awareness of women’s safety after spiking scare across Scotland – STV News

Others – General

Street Assist | Best Bar None Scotland (

Street Assist Launches in Edinburgh – Ian Murray MP

Street Assist Edinburgh celebrates six year anniversary – The NEN – North Edinburgh News

Street Assist – One City Trust

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