Petition to Reopen Edinburgh’s Radical Road

Petition to Reopen Edinburgh’s Radical Road

Working with Ramblers Scotland, Cockburn Association, Edinburgh Geological Society and Mountaineering Scotland, we have launched an urgent petition calling on Historic Environment Scotland (HES) to reopen Edinburgh’s Radical Road, following a packed public meeting on...
The Radical Road – Past, Present, Future?

The Radical Road – Past, Present, Future?

PUBLIC MEETING. The Radical Road in Edinburgh’s Holyrood Park has been a much-loved walking route since 1822. In 2018, Historic Environment Scotland closed the route due to fears of rockfall. This public event will explore the history and use of the Radical Road, and...
Repairs to the Bedford Memorial Bridge are Complete

Repairs to the Bedford Memorial Bridge are Complete

A wooden walkway forms the eastern approach to the Bedford Memorial Bridge.  In 2020, we received reports that the stonework supporting the walkway was being eroded.  There was a risk that a future flood could sweep the walkway away, leaving the path impassable....
Levenmouth Level Crossing Closures

Levenmouth Level Crossing Closures

Earlier this week, Network Rail announced that, as part of the Levenmouth Rail Link project, a number of crossing points will be permanently closed from 31st August. The affected routes include the historic Doubledykes right of way, said to have been used by Mary...