Wilfred Owen in the Pentland Hills: guided walk and writing workshop Craiglockhart or Bonaly Country Park
Guided walk and writing workshop, recreating Owen's walk in the Pentland Hills exactly 100 years later - to the day.
Step back in time by retracing Wilfred Owen's footsteps. Guided walk following the war poet's route 100 years ago, with optional writing workshop.
This event is the second of two walks exploring routes in the Pentland Hills taken by Wilfred Owen and friends exactly 100 years previously. The walk will be led by the Chair of Wilfred Owen Edinburgh 1917-2017, Neil McLennan. There will be an optional writing workshop at the start and end of the walk, led by professional writer Helen Boden. (Meeting place to be decide -check www.pentlandhills.org/events for updates.
The walk and workshop combined costs £8; if you would just like to attend the walk, it is £5. Booking is essential; please email firstname.lastname@example.org to book your place. Please note you need to have a good level of fitness, and should bring a packed lunch, waterproofs and sturdy footwear. The walk is up to five miles long. The event may be cancelled in the case of adverse weather.
More Info: http://www.pentlandhills.org/events
A fundraising event for Maggies Centre. A 10k evening walk through the City of Edinburgh starting at George Heriots School and finishing at Waverley Gate (part of the route walks through Regent Road Park).
More Info: https://www.maggiescentres.org/culturecrawl/find-event/culture-crawl-edinburgh/
6:30pm Fri 22nd Sep 2017 to 9:30pm Fri 22nd Sep 2017
FLY presents Edinburgh's first inner city open air one day festival, in one of the most iconic locations in the world - the foot of Edinburgh Castle and featuring some of the planet's top electronic acts & artists.
12:00pm Sat 23rd Sep 2017 to 11:00pm Sat 23rd Sep 2017
Under 16's cyclocross bicycle race organised by the Edinburgh Road Club. Children from ages 8 - 16 years of age and open to members and non members.
More Info: http://www.edinburghrc.co.uk/erc-juniors
2:00pm Sat 23rd Sep 2017 to 4:30pm Sat 23rd Sep 2017