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Dean Path along Water of Leith reopening

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Heron on Water of Leith (c) H Ross

Water of Leith Conservation Trust report:

"It is with great pleasure that we can announce that the Dean Path is open...The gates at Sunbury Place have been opened and secured in place, I believe the gate at the other end has been removed. The council will be arranging for he removal of all the gates/metal fencing in the near future however, there is now full access along this route."

The section of path had been

Update on Roseburn CCWELL Roadworks

Community Council News
Roseburn wraparound CCWELL

Henry Whaley

Update on CCWEL provided to Murrayfieldcc by the Council on the roadworks in Roseburn.

"As you will be aware there have been some delays to work on Roseburn Terrace. This was due to finding asbestos under the pavement by the Roseburn Bar, damage to cellar ceilings and a corroded gas main. We needed to repair all of this before work could continue.

The repairs have now been completed and we are making progress

Platinum Jubilee Street Party - Lord Provost's Fund (deadline 22 April 2022)

Community Council News
Logo for Lord Provost of Edinburgh (c) City of Edinburgh Council

The Lord Provost is asking Community Councils across Edinburgh to seek applications from local community groups who wish to organise a street party to commemorate the Queen's Platinum Jubilee on the weekend of 2-5 June 2022.

Murrayfield Community Council can select and forward a total of £500-worth of applications from organisations that fit the description: "charity or constituted group with a bank account in its name". The intention is to provide financial support

Work on Roseburn Park Cafe Scheduled to Start May 2022

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Photo of existing dereclict toilet block (c) Friends of Roseburn Park

An early 20th Century building in Roseburn Park, which has for many years been a derelict toilet facility, is to be renovated to provide a cafe for park users.

The question of what to do about this building and its maintenance has been on Friends of Roseburn Park's (FoRP's) agendas for a decade. After extensive consultation, fund-raising, partnership-building, work by FoRP Trustees, and Craig Proudfoot of One Foot Square, the project is ready to start