Joppa Rd

Beyond the Innertube: Rosewell and Penicuik

Cycling past the end of the orange line at Portobello quickly brings you to some really pretty villages and countryside. It’s only about two miles to Musselburgh, which can be an end in itself, with the harbour, river, old saltpans and at least tw…


Harness races at Musselburgh to end the week

(With thanks to The Edinburgh Reporter for this news) If the bustling festivals and fringes are not to your taste today and tomorrow, you might like to head out of town to Musselburgh race course instead. For two days only, the fast and furious Ha…


National Walk To School Week

This week is National Walk to School Week, a national campaign designed to encourage walking to and from school, wherever possible. Portobello prom on the Innertubemap’s Orange line is a safe non-traffic route to Towerbank Primary School for those…