Green Wellies (The Green Team Edinburgh & Lothians Ltd)

Availability : Edinburgh Wide

Who is this for?

  • Adults aged 18 years old and over

Who provides this?

  • The Green Team Edinburgh & Lothians Ltd


The Green Wellies group is for those who would like to make improvements to Edinburgh’s greenspaces and their own wellbeing.

On the last Saturday of each month, you can make practical improvements to greenspaces in Edinburgh and at the same time give your wellbeing a boost. Projects involve cutting back vegetation, removing invasive plants and shrubs, clearing up litter, planting trees and wildflowers while getting to know other people!

Green Wellies is led by Green Team staff who understand the benefit of doing something practical and positive with others for our own mental and physical wellbeing.

How do I access this?

Is there a cost?

There is no cost. A donation to the Green Team is optional.

Is there a waiting list?


Location information

  • Public parking available

Opening times

The project takes place once a month from 10.00 am – 2.00 pm. Usually on the last Saturday of the month.

Contact Details

Tynecastle High School, , 2 McLeod Street,Edinburgh, EH11 2ND

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Types of support on offer:

Support in person

Type of services on offer:

Black and minority ethnic communities
Healthy living
Housing, benefits, debt
Learning, employability, volunteering
Loneliness/isolated groups
Older people
Social groups
Substance use
Survivors of abuse
Young people

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