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Portobello Community Council

Help Choose New Park Design



Your help is needed to select one of three concept designs which have been developed for the new park to be created as part of the new Portobello High School and St John’s Primary School project.

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Brunstane Development Notice Received



Proposal of Application Notice received for “Residential development, new primary school, new local centre including retail and other ancillary commercial uses and community facilities, parkland; and associated infrastructure”.

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Portobello for Young People



Portobello Community Council have been working with Edinburgh Council's Community Learning and Development team to gather views on services for young people in the area.

The results of that research were presented at a meeting in Portobello High School on Monday, 30 November, followed by some initial discussions with stakeholders and residents on how services and facilities for 10 to 17-year-olds can be shaped or improved in future.

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Latest Public Notices

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Annual Report 2014-15

Portobello Community Council's Annual Report is below, along with an update on community engagement statistics.

Portobello Community Council Annual Report 2014-15 (opens in a new window)

Community Engagement Statistics 2014-15 (opens in a new window)

Community Spaces Register

Portobello Community Council has been carrying out an audit of spaces available to the public.

To see the latest list of community spaces, click the link below Community Spaces Register (opens in a new window)

Please email space@portobellocc.org if you know of any spaces not on this list.


Latest Police Twitter Updates

Tweets from https://twitter.com/portobellocc/lists/edinburgheastpolice


East Edinburgh Community Map

A map of community resources in the east of Edinburgh, including resources for children and famillies; housing and welfare; learning, training and employment:-



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