Post Category: News


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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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 …


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 …


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 …


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 …


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 …


New Fishing Season starts 1st April and permits are now online

The fishing season begins on the 1 April to 30 September and permits can now be downloaded from Edinburgh Council.


Combined Sewar Overflow (CSO) works update from Scottish Water

Work on Scottish Water’s investment to improve the environment around the Water of Leith has been progressing despite the ongoing …


Looking forward to getting all our work flowing again

As the Scottish Government releases details of how guidelines will change and restrictions ease, The Trust is working on getting …

Dells Walkway Closure

Dells update and it’s more bad news as a tree fall damages a section of path

The path between Bogsmill Bridge and Katesmill along the east side of the river is closed due to safety concerns …


Have your say. Various online consultations are open which aim to improve our city

Our survey is open for a few more weeks – have your say about this greenspace in Leith


Do you use the Coalie Park area in Leith? Then why not join in the #coalieconversations

We have teamed up with Edinburgh and Lothians Greenspace Trust to conduct a user survey focused on the Coalie Park …