Roseburn-Edinburgh Park

Innertube map update – brand-new tramline cycle path

Tramline cycle path closeup

The long-awaited cycle path alongside the long-awaited tramline is pretty-much finished and almost ready to use, pending completion of a couple of signalised crossings and the Balgreen tramstop, meaning that there is now an off-street cycle path from Murrayfield all the way to Edinburgh Park.     The new section links the existing path through [...]

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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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British Cycling boost for women cyclists?

Reduced cyclists

The news about British Cycling’s plans to increase the number of women cyclists by 1 million, sparked a fair bit of discussion in our office today. The plans seem to be a little vague about exactly what these plans are likely to be and how much mo…

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Forest Schools in Edinburgh

Forest Schools in Edinburgh

The Greenspace team is running a number of Forest School taster programmes this autumn with groups in Wester Hailes and Sighthill and I just wanted to share some of the pictures with you. This programme of work has been funded by Forestry Commissi…

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Spirit of Scotland Awards 2012

The Bike Station and Innertubemap project are in the running for the Spirit of Scotland Award in the Scotsman. The awards scheme gives people the opportunity to vote for the Scots who excel in their field and are pioneering new developments across…

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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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