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Redhall Winter Magic open day

One of Edinburgh’s most beautiful hidden treasures throws open its gates to the public on Sunday 9th December for our Winter Magic Open Day.  The historic 18th century Redhall Walled Garden is having an Open Day, revealing the beauty of a magical garden in winter. Run on organic principles, the 6 acre site, which features [...]

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A full weekend of cycling in Edinburgh….

Sky Ride route

There are likely to be extra numbers of cyclists out on the paths and streets of Edinburgh this weekend either going to, taking part in or going home from one of the three cycling events scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, as well as overnight in between. First off is the Edinburgh Sky Ride. This one [...]

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Sunday bike rides with the Edinburgh Festival of Cycling

edfoc

In amongst the various events planned for the last day of the Edinburgh Festival of Cycling tomorrow (Sunday 23 June) are several organised bike rides along traffic-free routes. The Greener Leith ride heads to Portobello from Victoria Park, leaving at 10am, via the path through Leith Links and then onwards to Portobello Prom. There’s more [...]

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Woodland crafts at the Water of Leith

Woodland crafts at the Water of Leith

Last weekend we spent the morning with a lovely bunch of people, creating festive wreaths out of natural materials. We used flexible willow as bases for the wreaths and gathered loads of materials from the woods and gardens to decorate the wreaths…

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Pedal for Scotland – a week to go

Sunday 9th September, freshnlo’s Pedal for Scotland Glasgow-Edinburgh annual bike ride comes along some of Edinburgh’s Innertube map routes reaching the finishing point at Murrayfield. Now in its 14th year, there are two rides to choose from – the…

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