We’re pleased to report that funding has been approved for the delivery of a scoping study which will investigate the set up of Edible Estate projects in three neighbourhoods in South East Edinburgh – Niddrie Mill, Magdalene and Bingham. Read more.
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We received confirmation at the end of August that the first of the Forth Community Food Growing Sites has been funded. The project will result in the renovation of a courtyard greenspace into a ring of growing plots with a community recreation space within. The project will be delivered by a combination of contractor […]
Here’s some photos from the Summer Fete at Sunshine On Leith Gardens. It was a fun day and thankfully blessed with good weather. SOL Gardens has now been run by the growers association for several years and despite some continuing difficulties with access issues etc. is now well established. For news and to contact the […]
I visited the Woodlands Community Garden in Glasgow last week and was blown away with how well designed it is! http://www.woodlandscommunitygarden.org.uk/ Apologies for low res photos. Just getting my head around using Photosynth,
We are working with Wester Hailes Health Agency to investigate the opportunities to establish community food growing and other community greenspace initiatives in three neighbourhoods in South West Edinburgh. This is really exciting for us to work with local residents and stakeholders to develop whole estate strategies. See more here.
Edible Estates has won a contract from Edinburgh Council to work with residents of Wardieburn in North Edinburgh to develop ideas for the regeneration of four community greenspaces. Whilst the future use of the spaces is yet to be decided, it is likely that there will be a significant element of food growing for individuals […]