Updated on 11 June, 2018

Getting Involved

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We need volunteers - if you can join in with any of our activities, such as:

  • committee work

  • giving a talk

  • leading a walk

  • newsletter delivery

  • newsletter production

  • organising talks

  • organising walks

  • taking a turn on the Tower rota

  • Walled Garden maintenance

please let us know ... many hands make light work ... and you will be made most welcome.


What's in it for me?

  • Knowing you are contributing to maintaining and improving a site of natural beauty and importance

  • Be a valued member of the community

  • Receive a regular Newsletter about the Friends

  • Receive invitations to take part in projects, give advice, and attend walks and talks

What have we done?

  • Increased use for leisure and recreation

  • More frequent opening of the Tower

  • Improved access, tidiness and safety

  • Increased understanding of the Hill

  • Started on walled garden and old nursery

  • Campaigned against adverse developments

How do I join Friends of Corstorphine Hill?

Membership fee is only £1 per person. The following forms page is ready to print. Just send name, address and fee to one of the following below, or catch a committee member at one of the events.

F. Davies, 5 Saughtonhall Place, Edinburgh EH12 5RH

Gordon Swann, 1 Dovecot Road, Edinburgh EH12 7LF

Privacy Policy

The Friends of Corstorphine Hill (FOCH) is a registered charity. FOCH holds personal information about members provided by members when joining. This comprises names, addresses, telephone numbers and e mail addresses.

  • Personal information is not shared with other organisations.

  • Personal information is used for the purposes of maintaining lists of members, distributing newsletters, publicising FOCH events such as walks and talks and recording membership payments and donations.

  • Personal information is stored securely on two computers held by the Treasurer and Secretary. Data is transferred only between these places. Data is processed solely for the purposes of FOCH. The Data Protection Officer is the FOCH Treasurer.

  • Members may request a copy of their own personal data held by FOCH by e mailing FOCH (pstay@blueyonder.co.uk). Members may update their own data held by FOCH by e mailing FOCH (pstay@blueyonder.co.uk). Members may request deletion of their personal data at any time. Personal data is routinely deleted on termination of membership.

  • Enquiries regarding this privacy policy should be directed to The Secretary, FOCH, (pstay@blueyonder.co.uk)