The Canal Shed at Polwarth is a National Lottery-funded initiative of the Scottish Waterways Trust
Anna Canning Coordinator Canal Shed at Polwarth 07790 885969
Canal Shed meetings are held every Wednesday 10.00-13.00 at Drennan Hall, Polwarth Church, 36-38 Polwarth Terrace, Edinburgh EH11 1LU

Hope this finds you all well, and enjoying the summer weather. The shed continues to meet and do a variety of activities including working with wood, meeting friends, gardening, special work sessions.


At the Church Saturday Sundae Event on Saturday 16 June the Canal Shed made £225 through the sale of planters, books, cards, soap, coasters and lots of other items. Thanks to everyone who contributed and those who bought.














6 June – Canal Moths with Claire from the Scottish Waterways Trust

13 June – activities including making items for sale at the Saturday Sundae Canal Festival event at the gardens here on 16 June

20 June – Skillshare with shed member Neil called ‘Watt’

27 June – Willie out in the gardens lo0king for bees to identify

If you read the Update Polwarth Summer Edition 76, pages 16 and 17, you can read all about the changes and progress being made with the Canal Shed

Hope to see you soon Anna


THE CANAL SHED CELEBRATED ITS FIRST BIRTHDAY ON WEDNESDAY 7 FEBRUARY. Of course there was a special cake to celebrate this. WE LOOK FORWARD TO LOTS OF NEW AND EXCITING ACTIVITIES FOR THE SECOND YEAR. Upcycling of broken wooden chairs is just one new thing available to join in with. Come and give us a try.