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Green Volunteers

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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 Volunteers programme is for young people aged 12-18. Take part in positive action for the environment, spend time in wild places, learn firelighting and wilderness survival skills and meet new people. For those aged 14+ you can complete the Duke of Edinburgh Award Volunteering or Skills sections. Explore some of Edinburgh and the Lothian's amazing wild places and get connected!

Ticket sales close at 5pm on the Thursday before each project date.

The sessions all run on a Sunday with the exception of the overnight residentials in March 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 12 participants per session

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



2018 PROJECT DATES REMAINING:

Dec 2nd WATER OF LEITH
Habitat improvements along the river, followed by Christmas wreath making. Toilets on site.


2019 DATES CONFIRMED:

Jan 20th GLENLUDE, INNERLEITHEN.
Create brash hedge enclosures to protect newly planted trees. Toilets on site.

Feb 3rd EDDLESTON WATER/TWEED VALLEY
Tree planting along the River Tweed to create natural flood barriers.

Feb 24th MUIRAVONSIDE COUNTRY PARK
Learn the art of drystone walling to create and restore field boundaries. Toilets on site.











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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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