Portobello Community Council

Maureen Child Update 19 January 2018

Posted on: January 19th, 2018

Dear All   Edinburgh and Lothians Greenspace Trust (ELGT) are seeking your views and opinions on woodland management proposals at Craigmillar Castle Park. Consultations will be held on Monday 22 January at Sandy’s Community Centre, EH16 4DW and Tuesday 23 January at Craigmillar Library, EH16 4DS, from 5pm to 7pm. All are welcome.  Further information […]

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Maureen Child Update 12/1/2018

Posted on: January 15th, 2018

Dear All   Sorry about the interruption to normal Update service over Christmas and New Year, but I guess we all had better and more important things to do with our friends and family over the last three weeks!  In that spirit, again, I wish you and yours all the very best for 2018!   […]

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Maureen Child Update 20 December 2017

Posted on: December 20th, 2017

Dear All   Local people know best what’s needed in their community. For the 3rd time Portobello & Craigmillar Neighbourhood Partnership are giving local people the power to decide how our £21,737 of Community Grants will be spent.  You have until 27 December to apply! https://www.edinburghnp.org.uk/neighbourhood-partnerships/portobello-and-craigmillar/about/you-decide!/  So, there are only a couple of days left […]

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Civic New Notice, Street Trader Application – Mr RafalPrzybylski, Pipe Lane, Ref 353499

Posted on: December 19th, 2017

Please see attached New Civic Notice for a street trader application at Pipe Lane. The applicant proposes to have children’s go karts and pony cycles, Monday to Sunday 10:00 – 20:00. Licensing Service, City of Edinburgh Council, Level 9, City Chambers, 249 High Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1YJ licensing@edinburgh.gov.uk   Civic-new-notice.pdf

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You Decide! 2018

Posted on: December 7th, 2017

  You Decide! – 2018 Have you submitted your You Decide! – 2018 application form yet? Local people know best what’s needed in their community.  For the third time Portobello & Craigmillar Neighbourhood Partnership are giving local people the power to decide how our £21,737 of Community Grants will be spent.   The You Decide! […]

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Maureen Child Update 7 December 2017

Posted on: December 7th, 2017

Dear All   Magical Woodland Walk on Sunday 10 December 1pm to 2.30pm!  Book by emailing  Ben at Edinburgh and Lothians Greenspace Trust (details below). Rowanbank are coming back to the park for Part 2 of their Magical Woodland Walk series. Complete with musicians, story tellers and trapeze artists, they will take you on a […]

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Maureen Child Update 30 November 2017

Posted on: November 30th, 2017

Dear All   It was a privilege to be personally invited by one of my grandchildren to P6B’s Towerbank Primary School Class Assembly and French Cafe.  The pupils had done all the work themselves, including writing the scripts for the scenes they acted out, in French.  it was a really impressive display of their learning […]

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Agenda for PCC Meeting; 27 November

Posted on: November 26th, 2017

The 353rd meeting of Portobello Community Council will be held on Monday 27 November 2017 at 7:30pm in Portobello Baptist Church Hall, 185 Portobello High Street. 20171127_PCC_Agenda.pdf

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352nd PCC Meeting Minutes

Posted on: November 25th, 2017

The minutes of the 352nd PCC held on 30th October are linked below. 352nd-Minutes.docx

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Maureen Child Update 24 November 2017

Posted on: November 24th, 2017

Dear All   Edinburgh is apparently the loneliest city in the UK for older people, so charity Vintage Vibes have launched their Cosy Christmas Project. Local lass and former Brunstane Primary School pupil Gail Porter and Vintage Vibes are asking the people of Edinburgh to write a FREE Christmas Card to brighten the life of […]

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