Haymarket - Cramond

History: Granton Lighthouse

Granton Lighthouse, on West Harbour Road, was never a proper lighthouse. Built in 1845 by the Northern Lighthouse Board, it was used as a depot for shipping out goods and equipment to offshore lighthouses around the coast. The lantern was used to …

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North Edinburgh community festival

This Saturday in North Edinburgh will see two Community Fun Days taking place. The first being held in the Forthquarter Park (behind Telford College). This is the North Edinburgh Community Festival and it starts at 12pm and on offer they have face…

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Red Line hazard

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Users on the red line at the Telford bridge were faced with a hazard on the cycle path today after a car was burnt out on the path. The car had been moved off the path to avoid it completley blocking the path for users, however, what was left was …

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Flooding

This post was written by Ali, a member of the publicI suspect it has not escaped many cyclists attention, but we have had a massive amount of rain all weekend. The Water of Leith is getting very swollen and is making certain parts of the Leith wal…

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Gorgie City Farm fun day, Saturday 30th July

For those of you not into boats, the beach, horse trials, or royal weddings, how about avoiding the road closures and taking the kids cycling along to Gorgie City Farm tomorrow for their big fun day. 11am – 4pm, with on-site bicycle parking spaces…

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Alternative Way to Work Day at Scottish Gas

This post was written by Wendy, a member of the public On Thursday 9th of June Scottish Gas, based at Waterfront Avenue, had an alternative way to work day to support World Environment Week. Below are a few stories from staff members who decided t…

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