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Gorgie Affordable Bike Event The Bike Station Gorgie affordable bike event aims to tackle barriers to accessing active travel and the cycling world. From the 28th of May to the 1st of June, The Bike Station Gorgie Branch will have various styles of refurbished bikes (Road Bikes, MTB, Single Speed, Hybrids and more) for sale…

Gorgie Affordable Bike Event The Bike Station Gorgie affordable bike event aims to tackle barriers to accessing active travel and the cycling world. From the 28th of May to the 1st of June, The Bike Station Gorgie Branch will have various styles of refurbished bikes (Road Bikes, MTB, Single Speed, Hybrids and more) for sale…

Spokes meeting: Tramline to Granton: Orchard Brae or Roseburn Path? Edinburgh City Council plans to consult in summer 2024 on connecting Granton to the existing tramline, then onwards to Bioquarter. Our meeting will debate the pros and cons of the two alternative route proposals – some of these are discussed in the 21.2.24 blog at…

Bikes for Refugees (Scotland) – Bike Donation Drop Do you have a bicycle that you could donate to a New Scot refugee/asylum seeker? Bicycles provide essential mobility and freedom of movement for isolated and economically disadvantaged new Scots. With no right to work and an asylum allowance of only £6 per day for all daily…

Beer Bike Bust: outlaw bigger bikes, or embrace them? In February, police impounded a ‘beer bike’ being ridden by revellers on Leith Walk. This first local incident divided cyclists and residents. Many claimed ‘something car-sized cannot be a bike’; others criticised ‘the fun police’ – but they’re common in many cities, so local and national…

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