Post Category: News


Coalie Park Phase 1 – gets underway on 27th Nov

Exciting news, funding has been found and a contractor appointed to deliver Phase 1 of the Coalie Park Improvement project …


Summer Update from Ranger Johnny

A look at what the Conservation Team have been upto recently.


Monday 9th Oct saw our AGM you can now view our Annual Report and new Five Year Strategy

Each year we produce an Annual Report celebrate the achievements of the previous year, this was presented at Mondays AGM …


Latest from Coalie Park

This exciting project continues to move forward


Scottish Water and the Water of Leith

Scottish Water works have been underway in Slateford by Sainsbury’s over the past few weeks and many folks have been …


Re-surfacing work is on the home stretch.

The project to upgrade the Walkway surface from Balerno to Leith has now reached Balerno, with the section at the …


Redhall Bridge Opens

With minimal fanfare we are delighted to say that the new bridge at Redhall Bridge is OPEN!!. Check out the …


“I’d love to volunteer but I’m always at work “

In the first quarter of 2023 it’s been a close battle between our own volunteers and corporate groups on who …


6 weeks on the Biomatrix Platforms are growing well and welcoming Leith’s latest residents

This ‘snuggle’ of eider chicks were spotted having a snooze on one of the platforms this week. They seem to …


Getting my feet under the table – or in the river! – Hannah Dry – Conservation Officer

Here I am. Stood in a river, with the otters, kingfishers and dippers wondering how on earth I’ve been this …


Goodbye to Sandie B, and hello Gillian.

This June saw another long standing member of staff leave the Trust – Sandie Boyle as been our Visitor Centre …


Michaels First Month

Well here I am, Michael the trainee ranger! I’m still getting used to the idea, and pinching myself on my …