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Redhall Bridge Works work begin

Bridge Update and Notice of Walkway Closure – 8th, 9th , 10th and 13th March between the hours of 8.30am and 5.30pm.


We are hiring

Exciting opportunity to join our team as a Conservation Officer. A diverse role which focuses on delivery of conservation work, river clean ups, habitat improvement and INNS work.


Juniper Green Mills – an Artist’s View

See the 1930s-40s mills of Juniper Green, as painted by artist Edwin G Lucas


Upgrading works from Slateford to Balerno to resume in March

Work to begin on 20th March


Outdoor Learning Officer Ruth helps Ukrainian children discover Edinburgh’s wildside

Over the winter months, Ruth has been on a one-day-a-week secondment to the City of Edinburgh Council Sports & Outdoor …


High flows cause problems for the path network

A very wet end to 2022 took its toll on the river and its walkway.


Winterwatch episodes 4 and 5 live from the Water of Leith

This popular seasonal BBC programme featured our work, eels, otters and rubbish


77 INNS (Invasive Non Native Species) treatment tasks in 2022

At this time of year, the conservation team does a lot of number crunching to see how many tasks were …


Charlotte is leaving the Trust after 23 years on the river

It is with a heavy heart that we report Charlotte Neary will be leaving the Trust towards the end of …


Come and work for us – Trainee Ranger wanted

New to nature placement opportunity for someone aged 18 to 25


A Year of Returns by Ranger Johnny

As we draw to the end of year it’s natural to look back on what has been, for myself it’s …


PayPal gives to help us boost our impact over the next year

We are delighted to have been chosen as one of PayPal’s Community Impact charities for the next year. And this …


Dancing on ice and ice actually dancing

What a few weeks it has been for freezing conditions on the river and walkway and wonderful wildlife spotting


Latest from the Council regarding access in the Dells

News on the progress to resolving the path and bridge closures in Colinton and Craiglockhart Dells


The Interceptor Sewers; how Victorian Edinburgh cleaned up the Water of Leith

What the Victorians did for the Water of Leith, sending the three p’s elsewhere

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