Upcoming Events

Location When Summary Description
Guide Headquarters, 33 Melville Street, Edinburgh, EH3 7JF April 16, 2020 at 7:30 pm – 8:00 pm AGM Review past years Activities and Finances. Plans for coming year. Contact Nicholas Warren 07737496746
Guide Headquarters, 33 Melville Street, Edinburgh, EH3 7JF April 16, 2020 at 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm Living Seas: Safeguarding Scotland’s Marine Treasures A Talk about Marine Protected Areas around Scotland and the Trust’s own Living Seas programme by Dr Sam Collin of the SWT. Suggested donation £2. Contact Colin Shepherd 0131 229 5427
TBC, but may involve some car sharing from Edinburgh May 17, 2020 at 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Bluebells and Redstarts at Woodhall Dean A ranger guided walk lead by Lesley Fairweather at Woodhall Dean Reserve near Dunbar. Suggested donation £2. Contact Allan Mathieson 0131 447-8389
7/8 Castle Wynd S, Edinburgh EH1 2JT, UK June 6, 2020 at 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Open Day at Johnstone Terrace Gardens The Trust’s smallest reserve is located in the heart of Edinburgh’s Old Town, near to Edinburgh Castle. It demonstrates how a small, neglected urban area can be converted into an invaluable wildlife refuge. Hopefully, visitors will find inspiration to improve their own gardens for wildlife. Suggested donation £2. Contact Nicholas Warren 07737496746
Stone pillars at entrance to Roseburn Cliff (junction with Roseburn Terrace), Edinburgh, EH12 6AH June 21, 2020 at 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Walk along the Water of Leith from Roseburn to Dean Village A one way guided walk lead by one of the rangers from the Water of Leith Conservation Trust along the Water of Leith from Roseburn to Dean Village. £5 admission fee. Contact Allan Mathieson 0131 447 8389
TBC, likely Pentlands July 1, 2020 at 7:30 pm – 2:05 am Badger Watching A guided walk to a local badger sett lead by Tricia Alderson. Note: there will be a limit of 8 people per visit. End time depends on Badgers. Suggested donation £5. Contact Allan Mathieson 0131 447 8389
TBC, likely Pentlands July 6, 2020 at 7:30 pm – 2:05 am Badger Watching A guided walk to a local badger sett lead by Tricia Alderson. Note: there will be a limit of 8 people per visit. End time depends on Badgers. Suggested donation £5. Contact Allan Mathieson 0131 447 8389
TBC, likely Pentlands July 9, 2020 at 7:30 pm – 2:05 am Badger Watching A guided walk to a local badger sett lead by Tricia Alderson. Note: there will be a limit of 8 people per visit. End time depends on Badgers. Suggested donation £5. Contact Allan Mathieson 0131 447 8389
TBC, likely Pentlands July 14, 2020 at 7:30 pm – 2:05 am Badger Watching A guided walk to a local badger sett lead by Tricia Alderson. Note: there will be a limit of 8 people per visit. End time depends on Badgers. Suggested donation £5. Contact Allan Mathieson 0131 447 8389
Aberlady nature reserve car park, EH32 0QB July 18, 2020 at 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Moth Trapping and Botany at Aberlady Nature Reserve A ranger led walk with John Harrison through the Aberlady local nature reserve. £3 admission fee. Contact Colin Shepherd 0131 229 5427