Author Archives: Ros


About Ros

Hello, my name is Ros. I've lived in Edinburgh for over 20 years and love it. I enjoy photography, cycling and playing fiddle. I play in an Edinburgh-based ceilidh band, and a 10 strong performance band. I also sing in an Edinburgh choir. You can see my photos from around Scotland here: I'm volunteering with Edinburgh Bike Station's Innertube Map project, raising awareness of the city's off-street routes.

Cycle funding protest

  • 15 December 2011, 11.11PM

Use your lunch hour to join this event if you want to urge MSPs to increase funding for cycling and walking in Scotland. Bring your bike to St Andrews House (the main office of the Scottish Government), Regent Road from 1pm on Wednesday 11th Janua…


Edinburgh Canal Festival – where it all started

The third Edinburgh Canal Festival will be held on Saturday 9th July this year. Have you ever wondered how the event started? In the summer of 2008, Robert Weetman, a local resident, began to feel that he wanted to see more people using the Union …


A perfect spot by Duddingston Loch

Not far from the Innocent Railway Tunnel, tucked in behind the church at Duddingston, there’s a hidden gem called Doctor Neil’s Garden. Have you ever been? If not, this afternoon is the time to go. From 2pm there will be live music & storytelling …