• Portobello Community Council
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  • Portobello
  • EH15 1AU


Posted on: September 25th, 2020

Please see the below re change of speed limits (from 40mph to 30mph) in Edinburgh. This affects the following roads in the Community Council area: Seafield Road East; Sir Harry Lauder Road; Milton Link; Milton Road; Milton Road East   Dear Sir / Madam   VARIOUS ROADS – EDINBURGH PROPOSED AMENDMENTS TO SPEED LIMITS   […]

Maureen Child Update 25 September 2020

Posted on: September 25th, 2020

Dear All   Resolving the thorny issue of the caravans at Kings Place is a key priority for all four local Councillors and Council officers. My colleagues say it is the one issue they have had the most correspondence about in their term of office.  And it is not an easy one to solve.  The […]

Portobello Community Council 376th Meeting September 2020

Posted on: September 21st, 2020


Porty Art Walk Whats On – Sat/Sun 26th & 27th Sep

Posted on: September 18th, 2020

Sea, Sea and more Sea… Sat/Sun26th/27th Sept   Sea, Sea and more Sea! The sea takes centre stage for our second weekend:the sea as a means for arrival; for temporary shelter; to connections with other waters near & far; and of collaborative working, with a small programme of installations, live art & projection evenings arranged […]

Maureen Child Update 18 September 2020

Posted on: September 18th, 2020

Dear All   A huge ‘THANK YOU’ to all who sponsored me in my Virtual Kiltwalk challenge to walk right around the perimeter of Ward 17.  I now know it’s 23 kilometres, having completed the route on Saturday and mapped the paths I took.  I raised nearly £900 for the Thistle Foundation and with the […]

Maureen Child Update 11 February 2020

Posted on: September 15th, 2020

Dear All   I picked this up last week and went a bit down Memory Lane: https://porty.org.uk/news/the-portobello-reporter/   I also went down quite a few actual local lanes, streets and paths in my Virtual Kiltwalk 2020 personal challenge in aid of the fabulous Thistle Foundation.  And I had good company again. Thanks to Frank for […]

Maureen Child Update 4 September 2020

Posted on: September 4th, 2020

Dear All   I hope you have all had a good week.  It was really good to see the boardwalk at Figgate Park was mended with new timber replacing those bits that were beginning to succumb to rot.  A Council work order was also raised this week for the removal of the willow trees fallen […]

375th Meeting August 2020 Draft Minutes

Posted on: September 3rd, 2020


Portobello Community Council Agreed Minutes February 2020

Posted on: September 1st, 2020


Brunstane Rd Joppa Triangle Results

Posted on: August 31st, 2020

Background The City of Edinburgh Council intended to make changes to Brunstane Road, and other roads in the Joppa area, by the means of a Experimental Traffic Regulation Order (ETRO) for up to 18 months. This allows for changes to be trialled ahead of possible permanent changes. The Council’s proposed changes are in response to […]