Wardie Rd

More volunteer vegetation pathwork

Clearing an obstructed path access at Wardie Road

This Saturday saw another successful morning of volunteering out on the North Edinburgh paths tackling overhanging branches, obstructed lights and corners where undergrowth was hiding sightlines of oncoming people. Two sections of Himalayn balsam were also tackled. Organised by Sustrans North Edinburgh volunteers, the first section to be tackled was at Drylaw, where brambles and [...]


Flooding on path at Granton Road

Poor drainage, lack of maintenance, heavy rain and the topograpgy of the path often lead to mud and puddles on many sections of the paths, but at Granton Road, the Haymarket-Ocean Terminal route is currently blocked by flooding – so beware if you …


New entrance to red line

Coming soon, a brand new entrance/exit from South Trinity Road onto the Leith-Haymarket route. Being built as part of the Cala Homes housing development between the path and Ferry Road, the entrance will be cyclable from the road, and possibly fro…


History: Granton Road Station

Long closed, to the West of the Wardie Rd exit, look for the remains of the old platforms of Granton Road Station. The station was on the Caledonian Line, linking Haymarket to Leith in 1864, with passenger services starting in 1879. Photo with per…


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…


If you need some refreshment….

This post was written by Craigyecosse, a member of the publicThis is the stop for some great Ice cream. Just walk up the steps onto Granton road and it’s the 1st shop you come too… Great Lemon sorbet