International cycling hazards

Intrepid cycling explorer and novelist Mark Beaumont shared this cycling hazard link from Sean Coway this morning. The hazard may not be quite as high a risk here in Edinburgh, but I thought you’d like to see it. Scotland does have large (ish) num…


Become an Innertube Ambassador!

Are you a keen cyclist? Or a regular user of the Innertube routes? Or an Edinburgh blogger who wants to get to know the city cycleways better? We are looking to recruit three new Innertube ambassadors to help write stories about the routes. We’re …


Missing canoeist on Blue Line


User of the blue line would have noticed tonight that it was more blue light than the blue line cycle path. Unfortunately earlier on last night four canoeists got into difficulty just off shore at Gyps Brae and only three of them made it back asho…


Brown line upgrade finally completed

User of the Brown line would have been delighted that the work to improve access to the cycle path at House O Hill and Wester Drylaw has now been completed. Back in June we reported that the project had ground to a halt as the contractor had gone …


Spooky Stories on the Cycleway!

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This post was written by Liz Stewart, a member of the public The Edinburgh & Lothians Greenspace Trust is running a spooky storytelling session on the North Edinburgh Cycleway as part of the Innertube project. Suitable for families, participants s…


History: Lamb’s House, Leith


Lamb’s House was probably one of the finest merchants’ houses in Scotland in the 16th and 17th centuries. It is an impressive four storey A listed building with crow-stepped gables, tall chimneys and massive fireplaces. Historians are unsure of it…