Stedfastgate Junction

Tramworks force monument relocation?

Reproduced with acknowledgement to Peter Stubbs"

History repeats itself, and so it was that tramworks on Princes Street in 1926 led to the removal of a famous Edinburgh landmark – the Sinclair Fountain at the West End, which can now be found on the cycle paths, at Stedfastgate, overlooking the Water of Leith. The Sinclair Fountain was erected by novelist and [...]


Postcode Challenge 2013 Gallery

Scarlett keeping dry - great way to travel.  Does the umbrella slow things down?

Thanks again to everyone who came along to last weekend’s Postcode Challenge and made it such as success – stallholders, participants, the People’s Postcode Trust and of course my lovely colleagues who organised it – Ruth, Espe and Lyndsay from ELGT, plus Ruth, Ruairidh and Mark. Around 300 people finished the course, despite some pretty [...]


For all those who helped plant bulbs on the paths….


Over the past two years, Edinburgh and Lothians Greenspace Trust have been running bulb-planting sessions on several sections of the north Edinburgh cycle paths, supported by the People’s Postcode Lottery and local volunteers. The most recent section to get the floral makeover was at Fiveways Junction back in November. Those that were planted in 2011 are now in their second [...]


Bulb planting for a brighter Spring!

This Saturday 19 November, join Edinburgh and Lothians Greenspace Trust to plant daffodil bulbs alongside the path between Stedfastgate and Gosford Place for something to look forward to in the Spring. There is hot soup from Midday! All welcome, u…


Trinity News

News and events from the latest issue of Trinity Spotlight, a free community magazine delivered to households in the Trinity/Newhaven area of Edinburgh. Green Flag Status for Victoria Park This year for the first time, Victoria Park has won a Gree…