Post Category: News

News

A Landmark Year for the Trust as we look back at our achievements in 2021/2

As we entered the new financial year back in April 2021 I think its safe to say that we were …

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A trip to the source

Johnny has been with the Trust for two years now and to mark this Charlotte led him to origins of …

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Leith Boat Clean-up delivers litter, tennis balls and real ale!

Our volunteers have been cleaning up the river from source to mouth for over 30 years. Still a monthly clean …

News

Autumn Otter Image

This wonderful image of the otter from Tom Kelly @gowildedinburgh please do share your encounters with us

Blog

A river under pressure

With the COP26 conference is about to get underway we have been thinking about the work our river does for the city and its residents. However this summer the Water of Leith has been under great pressure and its beginning to show – could this be a consequence of climate change?

Learning

Water of Leith YouTubers!

We have been popping up content on youtube for a while now, recent uploads are helping to spread the word about what we do to manage the river and help students prepare for river study sessions

Events

Coalie Park Funday and Future

On 3rd October we hosted our first event at Coalie Park in Leith – to raise awareness of our project …

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Events

Coalie Park Improvement Project gathers pace

With some seed funding from the National Lottery and the formation of the ‘Coalie Collective’, plans to improve this rather …

Blog

Scottish Water investigations at Belford

Scottish Water are investigating a potential issue with part of their pipe infrastructure in the Water of Leith, adjacent to …

News

Forth Ports plans for Victoria Bridge

Forth Ports has today (6 September) announced plans to fully repair the Category A Listed Victoria Swing Bridge located at …

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The way you get this blog will be changing and we will be launching a shiny new website soon

On the 10th of August, we will be launching an all-new website with beautiful images, up-to-date information, online booking for …

Fundraising

Funding Boost thanks to Baillie Gifford and Awards for All

We’re delighted to receive news that @BaillieGifford has agreed to provide three years’ support to help cover some salary costs …

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