Tag: Union Canal

More Bat Walks coming soon

We had a fantastic turnout last night for our bat walk on the North Edinburgh cycleways – a record 92 people! Thank you so much to everyone who came along and to Graham Wilson our bat expert. We have three more guided bat walks before we hang up o…


2012 Mini Highland Games

Never mind the Olympics, this is the chance to really get involved in sport! The 4th Annual Mini Highland Games will take place again this year in Hailes Quarry Park on Friday 10th August from 11.00am – 12.30pm. Register your team of four by filli…


The Wester Hailes Fun Run is back!

Wester Hailes Fun Run

2012 is the year of the Olympics with the torch travelling through Edinburgh on Wednesday 13thJune. A group of organisations and residents have organised a 2012 5K Fun Run to take place on Saturday 16th June, starting and ending in Hailes Quarry P…


New garden for Wester Haven

Wester Haven

This week, the Wester Hailes Health Agency celebrated the opening of their new cancer support centre in Wester Hailes. Westerhaven Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Centre provides support for cancer sufferers and will also offer informatio…


Zazou, Edinburgh’s only canal-boat cafe

There’s a cozy cafe tethered to the tow path in Harrison Park, it’s Edinburgh’s only narrow boat café and it’s called Zazou. I boarded the boat to ask people of all ages what they like about the floating café. Community, colours and cake were amon…