WE’VE DONE IT AGAIN


For the fourth year in a row South Queensferry won the Neighbourhood/Community Category in the Keep Edinburgh Growing Competiton.

 

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We were awarded second prize for best street for Mid and West Terrace.

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Ferry Tap won for best commercial property and Echline Primary School were awarded for school garden.

I would like to thank all the community who have helped on Greenferry planting and clean up days and for looking after the area throughout the year.

I think we all need a drink in the Tap to celebrate.

Road relief


The recently completed (in a fashion) M9 Spur which takes the A8000 out of the equation is a revelation to us Queensferry residents. The A8000 was the busiest road in Scotland between 7 am and 8pm 7 days a week so its bypassing has made a real and tangible difference. Look at this for proof if you need it.

This is 6.30 on Saturday night looking North.

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And this is looking South…

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In stark contrast, this is the shiny new, sort of completed, M9 Spur…

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Chris, helpfully provides a GPS map for those of you who are getting a bit excited about this post.  See his comments section.