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April 4, 2024

Celebrating Community Garden Week: Cultivating Health …

As we celebrate Community Garden Week 2024, it’s an opportunity to reflect on the role that green spaces play in […]

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December 19, 2023

Embracing Winter through our Wild Ways Well project wi…

Paul Barclay, The Conservation Volunteers, Senior Project Officer, shares his updates over the last few months of our Wild Ways Well project.

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NHS Lothian staff holding plants they have found during a nature prescriptions workshop

December 6, 2023

Bringing Nature into the Western General Hospital

NHS Lothian Charity’s Green Health programme and the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) have completed a 7-month […]

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September 21, 2023

Royal Edinburgh Hospital Sets a Green Standard for Sco…

The Royal Edinburgh Hospital continues its legacy of environmental excellence by becoming the first hospital in Scotland to receive the […]

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Public Consultation at Astley Ainslie Hospital

August 22, 2023

Views sought on Astley Ainslie Greenspace Management P…

We are seeking your views on the development of our greenspace management plan for the grounds of the Astley Ainslie […]

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FreeAgent volunteers stood in the FACE garden

August 10, 2023

Volunteers Restore Garden for Cancer Patients at the W…

Working with volunteers from FreeAgent and our partners, The Conservation Volunteers, we have restored the Fight Against Cancer Edinburgh (FACE) […]

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Cyrenians at the Royal Edinburgh Hospital

January 12, 2023

New Funding Award Eases The Journey To Recovery For Pa…

NHS Lothian Charity: Green Health is delighted to have awarded Cyrenians 3 years of funding to provide vital support to […]

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October 15, 2021

First Hospital In Scotland To Get A Green Flag Award

The Royal Edinburgh Hospital (REH) has become the first hospital in Scotland to receive the Green Flag Award (Thursday 14 […]

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April 1, 2021

Groundbreaking Biodiversity Audit And Climate Change A…

NHS Lothian Charity supports ground breaking biodiversity audit and climate change assessment by funding a project between Greenspace Scotland and […]

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November 2, 2020

Nature Being Prescribed In Edinburgh To Support Health…

GPs at five practices in Edinburgh have started prescribing nature as part of a new collaboration between RSPB Scotland and […]

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Keep up to date with what’s happening in our Green Health Network

Find out what’s happening in our Green Health Network and get a feel for some of the things that we discuss at our networking sessions.