Post Day: April 16, 2020


Sadly another footbridge across the river is deemed unsafe – at Damside and Hawthornbank Lane

From CEC Natural Heritage Team – The footbridge in the Dean Village at Damside and Hawthornbank Lane has been closed …


An “Undescribed” fungus found growing on a moss in the Dells

We are exceedingly lucky to have unknown species, yet to be named, thriving in a city’s wild space.

Slatefore Bridge by Rob Hainsworth

Wonderful Poem by our volunteer Ian who is clearly missing us – we miss all our volunteers too

I am the river  (in isolation) The dipper’s such a cheery chapDiving in and outIt never fails to make me …


The Walkway is a busy place – please respect social distancing

The council has issued clear advice on exercising in our parks and greenspaces. CLICK ON ME to see This can …


To confirm Angling is not permitted on the river at the moment due to Covid 19 lockdown measures

The Water of Leith Fishery is closed due to Covid-19.  At present people are only allowed out of their house …