Major path upgrades in Burdiehouse Burn Valley Park

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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 [...]


Work starts on Meadows-Innocent Railway path link

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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:


Restriction to Roseburn Path

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 [...]


ESW Round-up

A view from the top of Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop's 22 metre high tower

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. 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 [...]


TANK talk, performance & exhibition by Adam Knight

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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 [...]




EMERGENCE 2014 On Friday, ESW’s EMERGENCE exhibition of work from the Sculpture Course programme opens, featuring work from courses in Glass Relief Casting, Metal Sculpture, Glass Pate de Verre, Sculptural Construction in Wood, Clay Modelling, Stone Carving, Introduction to Plinth Design & Manufacture, Plaster Life Casting and Wood Carving. This year’s exhibition features a short [...]