• Portobello Community Council
  • c/o 14 Rosefield Avenue
  • Portobello
  • EH15 1AU

Scottish Bus Week – Young Person’s Frees Bus Travel News

Posted on: May 24th, 2022

Scottish Bus Week is 23 May-29 May. One of EBUG’s contributions highlights the low take-up of the Young Person’s Free Bus Travel scheme (‘under-22s bus pass’). The scheme started in January, but in Edinburgh, the latest information suggests only about 50% of 5 to 15 year olds have the Pass. This is higher than in […]

PCC AGM 40 and Meeting 393 Agenda – May 2022

Posted on: May 23rd, 2022

The 40th AGM meeting of Portobello Community Council will be held on Monday 30th May at 7:30 pm via Microsoft Teams. It will be immediately followed by 393rd Meeting.   https://teams.microsoft.com/l/meetup-join/19%3ameeting_YTdlMDA2MDEtYmQ4OC00ZTdjLTllMTAtODg4ZTMzMjI1ZThk%40thread.v2/0?context=%7b%22Tid%22%3a%2216f90125-bd56-4f6a-867b-2bed3568ee8c%22%2c%22Oid%22%3a%22347e3888-eeab-4f24-9ef1-3f7b353038b5%22%7d   Or   https://bit.ly/PCC393rd   Please note that you do not need Teams Installed as this link will give you the option to attend […]

22/02219/FUL Beach Lane, Portobello High St

Posted on: May 10th, 2022

22/02219/FUL: “To demolish the existing shop units and to redevelop the site to provide replacement retail / commercial units with eleven residential apartments above, and to create a new footpath along Beach Lane. at 120 – 122 Portobello High Street Edinburgh EH15 1AH” Comments by 3 Jun 2022 PLANNING_STATEMENT-5389557.pdf DESIGN_STATEMENT_PART_1-5389570 DESIGN_STATEMENT_PART_2-5389571

PCC April 2022 Meeting Minutes 392 DRAFT

Posted on: April 28th, 2022

PCC 392nd Minutes April 2022 DRAFT (1)

Edinburgh Local Elections May 2022 – Introducing the candidates

Posted on: April 26th, 2022

Ahead of the local election hustings Local Election Hustings 26th April 2022 Portobello Community Council invited all candidates to submit 100 words to introduce themselves. Please see these below Kate Campbell – SNP I’m the current SNP councillor for Portobello Craigmillar, and the convener of the Housing, Homelessness and Fair Work committee. For the last […]

PCC March 2022 Meeting Minutes 391 AGREED

Posted on: April 25th, 2022

PCC 391st Minutes March 2022 AGREED

PCC Meeting Agenda April 2022 392

Posted on: April 19th, 2022

The 392nd meeting of Portobello Community Council will be held on Monday 25th March 2022 at 7:30 pm via Microsoft Teams    https://app.bitly.com/Bk92b9aWZzM/bitlinks/3v35sXp#:~:text=https%3A//teams.microsoft.com/l/meetup%2Djoin/19%3Ameeting_ZGU5YTU1MzUtYWQ5Ni00NGYwLWIxNWQtZjc5Nzc4ODE4ZWY4%40thread.v2/0%3Fcontext%3D%7B%22Tid%22%3A%2216f90125%2Dbd56%2D4f6a%2D867b%2D2bed3568ee8c%22%2C%22Oid%22%3A%22347e3888%2Deeab%2D4f24%2D9ef1%2D3f7b353038b5%22%7D   Or   https://bit.ly/PCC392nd   Please note that you do not need Teams Installed as this link will give you the option to attend via your browser. You will be placed in […]

Local Election Hustings 26th April 2022

Posted on: April 8th, 2022

Portobello Community Council are hosting online hustings for the local elections on 26th April 2022. All candidates for the Portobello/Craigmillar ward have been invited. The meeting will be chaired by an independent chairperson. This will be held online on Tuesday 26th April at 7.30pm via MS Teams. You can join the meeting using: bit.ly/PCChustings22 (Note […]

Land South of 1 East Brighton Crescent

Posted on: April 6th, 2022

22/01472/FUL, 22/01474/LBC: Demolition of lock-up garages, repositioning of existing rear garden wall and proposal of two new dwelling houses on the Land South of 1 East Brighton Crescent. 22/01473/CON: Substantial demolition in a conservation area, Lock Up East Brighton Crescent Edinburgh   Comments close Fri 22 Apr 2022 22_01472_FUL-PLANNING_DESIGN_STATEMENT-5350992.pdf


Posted on: April 5th, 2022

Following the Council meeting on the 17 March 2022, a fund has been established to meet the cost of local Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Street Parties over the extended weekend of 2 to 5 June 2022. Each Community Council has access to £500 and are looking for submissions to distribute to local groups or constitutions. If […]