On a bleak Thursday morning in September, fifteen hardy souls braved the cold and wind to discover what was available out there in our woods for us to eat or to use as medicine for our ailments and aches and pains. And learn we did. The knowledge and passion of our guide, Anna of Floramedica, […]
Used for centuries as food and medicine, wild plants are a treasure trove on our own doorstep- for free! Please come along and join us with Anna of Floramedica on a sociable walk on the wild side in Craiglockhart Woods to identify and collect some nutritious seasonal plants and explore their history, lore and uses […]
Friends of Craiglockhart Woods and Nature Trail Invite you to a Picnic Lunch in the Woods On Sunday 3 June 2012 from 12.00-3.00pm Come and enjoy a lunch with all your friends and neighbours at the old Curling Rink at the end of Craiglockhart Terrace from 12.00-3.00pm on Sunday 3 June. This year instead of […]
The Magical Woodland Walk took place in Craiglockhart Woods on Saturday 17th March. The event started at around 3pm, and although a bit slippery unederfoot the weather was great. We are not sure what size of audience was anticapted but we are sure the crowds that turned up far exceeded expectations. The experience was aimed primarily […]
Enjoy a Magical Woodland Walk in Craiglockhart Woods on Saturday 17th March 2012. Enter by Lockharton Crescent.
The Annual General Meeting of the Friends of Craiglockhart Woods and Nature Trail will take place on Thursday 8 March 2012 at 7.00 for 7.30 at the Craiglockhart Tennis Centre. Refreshments will be available from 7.00pm. The AGM will start at 7.30 and will be followed by a short presentation by a guest speaker – […]
Easter Craiglockhart Hill Local Nature Reserve was one of the first green spaces in Scotland to gain a Green Flag. In recognition of our continuing high standards we have been awarded a Green Flag again this year for 2011. You are invited to join us at our Green Flag Award celebration on Thursday 3 November […]
This year’s Autumn Clean Up will take place on Sunday 9th October 2011 from 10am-12.00 noon. As usual there will be opportunity to help collect litter from the woods area. Gloves, bags and litter pickers will be provided. Please meet at the gate by the pond on Lockharton Crescent at 10.00am. All Welcome!
The dates for the public consultation meetings which, we believe, form part of the formal consultation process are as follows: Thursday 1st September 4pm – 8pm Saturday 3rd September 10am – 4pm Monday 5th September 4pm – 8pm According to the developers these will “cover the same ground” – the aim being to provide a range […]