Perceptions of the local environment & their impact on wellbeing for residents of Granton

A Geography student from the School of Geographical and Earth Sciences at the University of Glasgow is undertaking research for her dissertation. 

The study, being conducted Stephanie Fraser, aims to examine the association between residents’ perceptions of their local environment and wellbeing in Granton.

Residents in Granton, Pilton, West Pilton and Muirhouse can complete the survey and you must be over the age of 18.

There are also paper copies in the church.

The main aims/objectives are:


• To conduct questionnaires with local residents and find out what particular aspects of the neighbourhood environment are most strongly associated with wellbeing.
• To assess the importance of neighbourhood perceptions in Scottish Planning Policy.