Tag: places of interest

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 …


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…


Red Line hazard


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 …


Canal Cycle Cinema Thursday from noon

Want to do something creative with your cycling tomorrow..? Head down to the Union Canal at Lochrin Basin and look for the Canal Cycle Cinema. Pedal power films from noon! A fun day out for the family that centres on a mini bicycle powered cinema….


Banana me beautiful – the book launch

This Monday I attended a fabulous book release event on a boat in Edinburgh to celebrate the launch of a book by the inspiring Emily Dodd (Some impressions here ). If you’re unfamiliar with Emily Dodd, she’s an award winning author and a fantastic…


Breakfast for Cyclists: Wednesday 22nd June

It is Bike Week (18 – 26 June) and along with a fully packed week comes the Spokes Bike Breakfast (Wednesday 22nd June, 8-10am, Edinburgh City Chambers). Every year the City of Edinburgh Council offers a free brekky for cyclists. On top of that Sp…