It has been a hive of activity at Viewforth, by the canal, as the new Boroughmuir High School is being built. Part of the site is to be a new “linear park”, completed by this summer, and there are consultation events coming up where you can find out more and have your say on some [...]+ READ MORE
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There are major path upgrades being undertaken by Edinburgh & Lothians Greenspace Trust in Burdiehouse Burn Valley Park. Some 600m of path are being widened and tarmacked, making for a far-improved cycle connection between Gilmerton Dykes Street at the southern end and Gilmerton Dykes Crescent/Guardwell Glen at the northern end. Some sections of this stretch [...]+ READ MORE
Work is underway to solve a seemingly minor – but potentially deadly – issue with the design of the cycle access onto Mckelvie Parade from Lower Granton Road. Although by far not unique to this junction, for many years the height of the kerb stones where the path joins the road meant that cyclists wanting [...]+ READ MORE
Monday 9th March sees the start of work on the new cycle connection between North Meadow Path and the Innocent Railway path, as described here: http://www.innertubemap.com/2013/11/council-plans-to-link-meadows-with-the-innocent-path/ http://www.edinburgh.gov.uk/news/article/1785/improving_cycle_links_between_the_meadows_and_the_innocent_path+ READ MORE
It’s hard to imagine steam trains thundering along the paths, but it wasn’t all that long ago really! Posted from Livingston, Scotland, United Kingdom.+ READ MORE
Phase one of the makeover of Fiveways Junction by Edinburgh & Lothians Greenspace Trust is finished – the stone circulrar walls, including a new home for Lopez the Lion, the Fiveways Feline. It’s a key landmark on the path network, Fiveways was badly in need of something to make it live up to its potential [...]+ READ MORE
Network Rail are closing Russell Road for railway bridge works. The bridge runs parallel to the tram bridge so the closure is at the same place. It comes into force on the 19th Jan 2015 for 6 months. There will be no access from Gorgie/Dalry to the cycle paths so diversion via Haymarket (!!) or [...]+ READ MORE
EXHBITION Last chance to see an exhibition by Adam Knight ‘THE CANETTI READING GROUP’ on until 13th September 2014, viewable from Hawthornvale, just off the cycle path. http://www.edinburghsculpture.org/programme/exhibitions-and-public-events/tank-adam-knight NEWS Creative Laboratories is entering the final few months of completion with all the outside brick work going on, here is the stunning view from the top [...]+ READ MORE
Artist Talk: Tuesday 19th August 2014, 4pm Performance: Friday 22nd August 2014, 7pm (open from 6pm) Exhibition: 23rd August to 13th September 2014 (viewed from Hawthornvale) Currently in residence at Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop, Adam Knight gives a talk about his practice, and the project he is currently devising for Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop’s TANK space. Taking [...]+ READ MORE
Thank you to all that participated in this year’s sculpture courses and EMERGENCE. Also a huge Thank You to all the people who came to see the exhibition over the two days, we hope you enjoyed your experience at Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop and hope to see you again very soon and maybe even in next [...]+ READ MORE