Haymarket-Ocean Terminal / The Shore

Drylaw skatepark – work underway

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Many years in the making, the proposed skatepark in Easter Drylaw Park, alongside the Telford Path, is finally underway.   The new skatepark is the result of a collaborative project between the Drylaw Neighbourhood Centre, Edinburgh & Lothians Greenspace Trust and local community organisations, to develop, fund and deliver a new skatepark in Easter Drylaw [...]

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Tackling overgrowth and undergrowth at the Shore

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The glorious early Autumn sunshine was a welcome treat for the group of volunteers from the Scottish Government’s Centre for Housing Market Analysis. A team of 16 people worked along the stretch of path from Coburg Street to the end of the Water of Leith path, clearing overhanging vegetation and litter picking.   Over the summer, [...]

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Doors Open Day 2015

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Sunday 27th is day two of the 2015 Edinburgh Doors Open Day – a chance to visit buildings and sites not usually open to the public, or extra events being held at places which are accessible year round. Many are on or near the paths, perfect for visiting as many as possible by bike. Download [...]

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Hawthornvale path clean up – 3rd May, 11am

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Join in an effort to clean up a section of Hawthornvale Cycle path on Sunday 3rd May.  Organised by Jaimie MacDonal and Sheila Masson, they are both keen to creatively improve local greenspaces for the health and happiness of the community and to add to the great work that is already done along the cycle [...]

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26 April – Fiveways Junction makeover day

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This coming Sunday is a chance to get directly involved in the landscaping at Fiveways Junction at an afternoon event organised by Edinburgh & Lothians Greenspace Trust. Come along and get stuck in planting bushes and shrubs around the junction to make it a greener, bushier place for years to come. We have got a [...]

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Free Dr Bikes in Edinburgh this Summer

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The Bike Station’s Dr Bike is out and about this summer in Edinburgh! Come along to any of the free events below to get a free bike safety check, chat to our staff about cycle routes and travelling around the city by bike, and improve your cycling confidence and brush up on your skills with [...]

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Victoria Primary School Newhaven Mural

Back in March i was contacted by members of the Victoria Primary School PTA to see if i could help them out with completing an existing mural project that had ran into technical difficulties.   After an initial meeting with the head mistress and members of the PTA i took away several drawings by the [...]

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ESW, Jennie Temple, TANK

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As part of the TANK series we’re delighted to welcome new work from Jennie Temple. ‘WE CAN, BECAUSE, WE KNOW SOMETHING WENT WRONG ’ is part of TANK, a programme of exhibitions and events in Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop’s street front gallery space. Exhibition runs from 6th – 23rd April, Free to view from the street. [...]

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