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British Cycling boost for women cyclists?

Reduced cyclists

The news about British Cycling’s plans to increase the number of women cyclists by 1 million, sparked a fair bit of discussion in our office today. The plans seem to be a little vague about exactly what these plans are likely to be and how much mo…


Forest Schools in Edinburgh

The Greenspace team is running a number of Forest School taster programmes this autumn with groups in Wester Hailes and Sighthill and I just wanted to share some of the pictures with you. This programme of work has been funded by Forestry Commissi…


Spirit of Scotland Awards 2012

The Bike Station and Innertubemap project are in the running for the Spirit of Scotland Award in the Scotsman. The awards scheme gives people the opportunity to vote for the Scots who excel in their field and are pioneering new developments across…


Leith Festival starts this weekend

Leith Festival starts this weekend with the Festival Community Opening Night party in the Kirkgate Shopping Centre on Friday 10th June 7pm – 9pm. Leith Gala Day is Saturday 11th, held on Leith Links from 11am – 4.30pm, including the famous pageant…


Traffic in Portobello

On 25th May, a traffic consultation community meeting was held in Portobello to discuss the traffic issues and difficulties affecting Malborough Street, Bellfield Street, Regent Street, Straiton Place and Bath Street, which run between the High St…