Christmas cupcakes delivered by pedal power

Xmas cupcakes

Yesterday I received my first ever delivery by cargo bike – a very thoughtful (and unexpected) gift from web design company who created the Innertube Map site, Gecko New Media. What a nice experience! I had a chat with the courier, who was from Pr…


Folding bike on the Edinburgh-Glasgow train!

Today’s the first time that I’ve taken a folding bike onto the train with me. I’m on my way to Glasgow to do some social media training, and I’ve got a couple of miles to go at the other end – so it will save me the taxi fare. It will also be the …


Innertube Community Events Round-Up

After being awarded funding from the People’s Postcode Lottery ‘Dream Fund’ in February 2011, ELGT have been working in partnership with the Bike Station to promote the Innertube, Edinburgh’s amazing network of off-street, totally traffic-free cyc…


Cycle funding protest

  • 15 December 2011, 11.11PM

Use your lunch hour to join this event if you want to urge MSPs to increase funding for cycling and walking in Scotland. Bring your bike to St Andrews House (the main office of the Scottish Government), Regent Road from 1pm on Wednesday 11th Janua…


3,275 daffodil bulbs put to ground

There were 655 holes to be filled and each one took about five bulbs, so that’s over 3,000 daffodils planted along the pathway at Hawthornvale by local residents, cyclists, volunteers, Edinburgh and Lothians Greenspace Trust, and the Edinburgh Bik…


Get crafty this Christmas on the canal

Xmas crafts

This post was written by Zazou Edinburgh, a member of the public 10-11th and 17-18th December, 11pm – 3.30 pm Zazou Narrowboat Café hosts Christmas crafts and storytelling for Children of all ages on the 10-11th and 17-18th December. Make a bea…