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Scenic outdoor gym lands at Cramond foreshore

Brand new to Cramond foreshore is Edinburgh’s latest outdoor gym from TGO (the Great Outdoor) gyms on Silverknowes prom – billed as the first seaside gym in Scotland. Free to use, there is a recumbant bike, a cross trainer, a chest press and a rowing machine. And all with a great view over the Firth […]


Sunday bike rides with the Edinburgh Festival of Cycling

In amongst the various events planned for the last day of the Edinburgh Festival of Cycling tomorrow (Sunday 23 June) are several organised bike rides along traffic-free routes. The Greener Leith ride heads to Portobello from Victoria Park, leaving at 10am, via the path through Leith Links and then onwards to Portobello Prom. There’s more […]


Marine Drive path access upgrade

The previously almost-unusable path and steps from the “turnback” at the Western end of Marine Drive down to the esplanade are being fully upgraded with wide steps and landscaping. Where once it was a muddy track, usually doubling as a water cours…