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Green Angels

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Location

Location

Tynecastle High School

2 McLeod Street

Edinburgh

EH11 2ND

United Kingdom

Refund Policy

Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

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Our Green Angels programme is for girls aged 12-18. It is the ideal programme to learn new skills, connect with nature in a fun and exciting way. You will also make some great new friends along the way as we explore some of Edinburgh and the Lothian's amazing wild places. Green Angels days can also count towards Duke of Edinburgh Skill or Volunteering Sections.

Ticket sales close Thursday, 5pm before each project date.

The sessions all run on a Saturday with the exception of the overnight residentials in May and September.

  • All sessions depart from Tynecastle High School at 9.30am, returning 5pm
  • Transport is provided in the Green Team minibus to and from Tynecastle
  • Participants should bring warm and waterproof clothing, a packed lunch and water
  • Maximum of 10 participants per session

PLEASE ENSURE YOU CHECK THE MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS IF YOU ARE DOING YOUR DUKE OF EDINBURGH AWARD.

2019 PROJECT DATES

January 26th Edinburgh Zoo
A day at the zoo maintaining the wildlife garden with a chance to meet some of the animals close up!

February 23rd Corstorphine Hill
A day in the heart of the city managing the invasive Salmonberry bush and keeping warm round the fire.

March 23rd Newhailes Estate
Help the ranger with woodland management and path improvements.

April 27th Crammond Beach
Help with a beach clean up and litter pick and improve your fire lighting skills.

May 25-26th Residential Site TBC

June 8th Penicuik Estate
Cutting back and burning rhododendrons from the woodlands of this impressive estate.

June 22nd Holyrood Park
Help control this invasive species by taking part in some Hymalayan Balsalm removal. It's really addictive.

August 24th Bawsinch Nature Reserve
Woodland management at this city centre oasis.

September 21-22nd Vogrie Country Park Residential
Help the rangers with a day of woodland management at this extensive country park.

October 26th Corstorphine Hill
A day in the heart of the city managing the invasive Salmonberry bush and keeping warm round the fire.

November 23rd Leven Hall Links
Help restore and improve the path network and access at this Musselburgh site.

December 7th Water of Leith
Join us for a festive day of woodland management and wreath-making.

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Location

Tynecastle High School

2 McLeod Street

Edinburgh

EH11 2ND

United Kingdom

Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

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