Coburg St

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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New Repair Shop in Leith

http://www.pedalforth.co.uk in Leith, located just off the Water of Leith cyclepath We are a small independent Edinburgh bike shop (the new kid on the brake block). We opened our doors for business, June 2013, because Richard (as an “all-year-round-wine-swilling-bike -commuter”) thought there was demand for a “polite” bike service shop & Sean likes chains ,lube [...]

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Volunteer path improvements at the Shore

In places half the path was obstructed

The stretch of path between the Shore and Coburg Street is the latest section to be improved, thanks to the help of staff from the Safer Communities Division of the Scottish Government. This section of path, alongside the Water of Leith, is quite narrow and congested, and it’s not helped by overgrowing weeds and bushes [...]

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