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Scarecrows 2021!

This year’s Scarecrow Competition is here! Last year’s winners are below, they were amazing and were totally made from recycled materials as we could not offer straw. Details of this year’s competition are below. So, this year we are teaming up with Balerno Children’s Gala. As they are unable to …

First Farmers Market of the Year

Balerno Farmers Market will be back taking place on Saturday 13th February – this is our first market of the year. Outdoor markets are classed as essential retail under the rules of the current lockdown so we’re still open but we need all our customers to follow the rules from …

Balerno Village Trust Membership

To be able to say we are truly representative of the Balerno Community, Balerno Village Trust needs more members! You don’t have to ‘do’ anything to be a member, just click on the link to the online form below (although if you would like to be more involved, we’d love …

Walks Around Balerno

Fabulous booklet by Sofia Soboleva featuring local walks. I’ve posted individual pages below that you can print off, you can contact hello@balernovt.org.uk to have a pdf emailed to you or collect a hard copy of the leaflet from The Red Telephone Box on Harlaw Road!

June Virtual Farmers Market

Wee reminder that its the virtual Balerno Farmers Market this Saturday if you still want to place orders with suppliers or contact me if you are after the bread flour/yeast package. Details for ‘stallholders’ for orders can be found on the link below:  https://mailchi.mp/274f04950c27/virtual-market-june-4214293

Lockdown Scarecrow Competition 2020 Winners!

We have a winner! Congratulations to Ellie Livingstone whose NHS midwives scarecrows got a whopping 178 votes. Well done to Joe Bennett whose Croc-down took 2nd prize and Ronan Harcus-Hughes who was 3rd. Well done to everyone who took part and thanks to everyone who voted. Also many thanks to …

Scarecrows and where to find them…

When we planned the Scarecrow Competition a few weeks ago we decided not to produce the usual online map, as at that time, we were still very restricted regarding daily exercise. However as we can now go out a bit more, and as a few people have requested this, we …