• Portobello Community Council
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  • Portobello
  • EH15 1AU
 

Maureen Child update 8 November 2019

Posted on: November 8th, 2019

Dear All   Are you registered to vote?  If you are on the register, do you need a postal vote?     There are details on the Council website at http://www.edinburgh.gov.uk/info/20033/elections_and_voting/101/register_to_vote The deadline to be on the register for this election Is 26 November which is also the deadline to apply for a postal or […]

Maureen Child Update 8 November 2019

Posted on: November 8th, 2019

Dear All   Are you registered to vote?  If you are on the register, do you need a postal vote?     There are details on the Council website at http://www.edinburgh.gov.uk/info/20033/elections_and_voting/101/register_to_vote The deadline to be on the register for this election Is 26 November which is also the deadline to apply for a postal or […]

Crime Prevention seminar – 11 Nov

Posted on: November 5th, 2019

PC Martin Wood, Community Policing Officer, is holding a Crime Prevention Seminar at Portobello Library on Monday 11th November 2019 from 7pm. This seminar will have an officer from the Preventions and Interventions team giving an input on all home and personal security and an input from Neighbourhood Watch Scotland.  

Maureen Child Update 1 November 2019

Posted on: November 1st, 2019

Dear All   The Figgate Park 2020 Calendars have arrived, and will be on sale for the first time at the Porty Market, in Brighton Park, tomorrow, Saturday 2 November. Figgy Park Friends there from 10am till 1pm.  Calendars are £8 each and correct change would be appreciated if possible! This year all of the […]

New Community Council for Portobello

Posted on: October 30th, 2019

Following the closure of the nominations period on Monday, 30 September, 2019 a new community council has been elected for Portobello.Whilst there were insufficient nominations to trigger a public vote, 17 out of 21 available posts were duly filled. Elected Members Craig McIntyreElaine MurrayMiranda HurstLee KindnessMike LeemanLauren Berrie Esther GrayRuth WallacePaul GoodwinFraser McNaughtonJohn Cleland Local […]

Annual Reports 2018-19

Posted on: October 28th, 2019

PCC Treasurer’s Report 2018-2019 PCC Annual Report 2019

Maureen Child Update 25 October 2019

Posted on: October 25th, 2019

Dear All   Tomorrow – Saturday 26 October – is a very special 10th Birthday Apple Day at the community orchard Brunstane Road South from 2pm to 4.30 pm. There will be pressing and tasting of juice fresh from the press, a bonfire, kids’ games, tea, coffee and home baking and an array of local […]

Portobello Neighbourhood Network Community Grant – Fund Now Open

Posted on: October 22nd, 2019

      Portobello and Craigmillar Neighbourhood Network Community Grants Fund 2019-20   Are now inviting application from both community and third sector groups. This exciting funding opportunity is for local communities to use in many ways such as;   Start – up grant for new groups or community projects Buying a new piece of equipment […]

October 2019 Meeting Agenda

Posted on: October 21st, 2019

  NOTICE OF MEETING: The 371st meeting of Portobello Community Council will be held on Monday 28th October 2019 at 7:30 pm in Portobello Baptist Church Cafe, 189 Portobello High Street. Any additional items not already included on the agenda should be notified to the Secretary in advance if possible.     PCC-371st-agenda-Oct-2019.pdf DRAFT 370th […]

Ice Cream Van and Bouncy Castle Changes Consultation

Posted on: October 16th, 2019

City of Edinburgh Council are looking to determine the level of support / opposition for a small catering concession that they are proposing would operate in Straiton Park and some proposed changes to the children’s entertainment area that operates there. The catering business will sell ice creams, hot deserts (waffles/crepes), confectionery, hot & cold drinks (no alcohol). […]