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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 …


It’s been a RUBBISH winter in more ways than one

The increased use of the walkway and Edinburgh’s greenspaces and the absence of our volunteer teams has been sorely felt …

Kingfisher, Dave Stewart

Wonderful Kingfisher video and photos from Dave Stewart via Twitter

The urban noises mixed with the spring bird song is a bit off putting but great to see him catching lots of fish


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 …

Otter and Cub, Bill Brown

Beautiful Otter images of mother and cub captured by Bill Brown

Thank you Bill for allowing us to share these beautiful images from Water of Leith Edinburghs River facebook page – …


Riding solo

Johnny tackles puddles, snow and litter keeping on top of essential walkway work.


Work due to start soon at Black Springs and Easter Bavelaw Reservoirs

Update from City of Edinburgh Council Engineers


Trust is awarded ‘Community Climate Asset Funding’ which means our own cargo bike in the spring!!

This week we were delighted to learn that we have been successful in our bid to reduce our carbon footprint.


Short Term bridge closure on Tuesday and Wednesday at Sunbury Place but some good news on the landslide issue

We have this from CEC regarding the bridge at Sunbury Place


Outdoor Learning Officer Ruth shares the joys and challenges of bringing Outdoor Learning to Braidburn Special School

A focus on sensory learning with multiple approaches to suit the range of learning styles


The Almost Year – Project Officer Johnny reflects on his first year on the river

The Almost Year – Johnny Wells Project Officer


Happy New Year and COVID update from the Trust

We can’t wait to get all our work streams flowing again.


Santa’s helpers take to the river on the final boat clean-up in Leith of the year

Santa’s helpers in Leith might have had a fun morning but I am not sure anyone wants to receive what is collected in these sacks!!

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