Beyond the Innertube: Rosewell and Penicuik

  • 5 January 2013, 2.02PM

Cycling past the end of the orange line at Portobello quickly brings you to some really pretty villages and countryside. It’s only about two miles to Musselburgh, which can be an end in itself, with the harbour, river, old saltpans and at least tw…


Lochend Path upgrades for Spring 2013

Spring 2013 will bring some long-needed improvements to the route between Easter Road and Seafield Road, the Lochend Cycleway. Work is due to commence at the end of January, to last some eight weeks and which will see some sections of the route cl…


Small Grants Scheme for Community Growing

There’s still time to apply for ELGT’s small grants scheme for community growing projects. This is aimed at Edinburgh community projects, either new or existing, and should aim to promote healthy and wellbeing. The deadline for applications is 19t…


Innertube map artwork Granton 2013

  • 13 December 2012, 8.08PM

This post was written by mscreative, a member of the public Hello my name is Chris Young and i will be posting information on an exciting new art project for the cycleways in North Edinburgh. I will be working alongside Thomas Brown from Drylaw Ne…


Food from the ‘tube – foraging on the cycleways

  • 10 December 2012, 1.01PM

A few months after the autumn glut, we’re glad we spent some time out foraging along the cycleways armed with tupperware boxes! Tested for the first time last year (with exceptionally good results, even if I do say so myself!) we now have 3 bottle…


Christmas Fair at Summerhall, 8-9 December

A chance to visit the new Summerhall arts centre on Causewayside (former Dick Vet School) this weekend, for Noir!, their fashion, food and cultural extravaganza. Open Saturday & Sunday, 11-7pm. Natalie Taylor, who ran our woodland crafts workshop …