After a long wait. Work has finally started on site with the first of two community food growing projects in Wardieburn (Edinburgh). The project is being delivered by Re:Solution, in partnership with Premier 1, (Edinburgh Council’s term contractor for landscaping).
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We’re really pleased to announce that the Wester Hailes Edible Estate project has received the funding go-ahead from the Climate Challenge Fund. They have approved £290,000 to support the development of community food growing projects in two estates (Calders, and Murrayburn/Hailesland/Dumbryden), in the South West of Edinburgh. The project will start in April 2013, and […]
The Scottish Governments Climate Challenge Fund have approved £290,000 funding for the Wester Hailes Edible Estates project. This will support the construction of Estate Growing Hubs at two estates and healthy eating programme during 2013/15.
We’ve pleased to announce that the reports for the South West Edible Estates Study have now been published. They can be viewed here – Dumbryden, Murrayburn & Hailesland, Saughton Mains Park and the Calders.
We’re pleased to report that we’ve moved into a new office at the Albion Studios. Unit 6b, 78 Albion Road, Edinburgh. Its a large open plan office which we are sharing with a couple of other folk including Look Look which provide retro photo booths for events.
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.