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

Proposed conversion of St.James church to form 6 residential properties

Posted on: February 24th, 2020

Proposed conversion of St.James church to form 6 No. residential properties; at St James Church, 2A Rosefield Place, Edinburgh, EH15 1AZ   19/06068/FUL (comments by 20 March)   Previous planning permission was for 4 units.

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Stanley Street Studios Plans Submitted

Posted on: April 2nd, 2019

    Edinburgh Palette, a self-funded Scottish Charity based in St Margaret’s House, London Road, has submitted plans for multi-use development comprising creation of studios and workspaces at 19 Stanley Street, Portobello. The plans include converted site accommodation units, internal alterations and extension to existing warehouse for use as an assembly space, and construction of […]

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Response to planning application 19/00237/ADV at Hi-Fi Corner, 2 Joppa Road

Posted on: February 27th, 2019

 Portobello Community Council have submitted the following response: REF: 19/00237/ADV – 2 Joppa Road Edinburgh EH15 2EU; Advertisement of the following types: Fascia sign, hoarding (in retrospect) Portobello Community Council wishes to comment on this application. Nearby residents raised concern about the signage at our January 2019 meeting and we agreed an action to undertake […]

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Application for Advertisement Signage At 2 Joppa Road (in Retrospect)

Posted on: February 6th, 2019

An application has been lodged for planning consent for an Advertisement of the following types : Fascia sign, hoarding (in retrospect) at 2 Joppa Road Edinburgh EH15 2EU. For full details of the application, please see the Planning Portal. This sign was raised during our January 2019 meeting by local residents, concerned about the light […]

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Planning application for 19 new houses near Brunstane House

Posted on: January 22nd, 2019

Planning application for 19 new houses near Brunstane House: 18/10418/FUL. Demolition of the existing dilapidated farm buildings, upgrading of Brunstane Road South and erection of 19 new houses with associated roads, garages and parking. at Land East Of 173 Gilberstoun Edinburgh. Representations by Fri 15 Feb 2019. 18_10418_FUL-01_-_LOCATION_PLAN-4114737.pdf 18_10418_FUL-02_-_BRUNSTANE_EAST_SITE_LAYOUT-4114725.pdf 18_10418_FUL-PLANNING_SUPPORTING_STATEMENT-4114738.pdf

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Plans to reinstate Portobello Burgh Clock submitted

Posted on: January 8th, 2019

A planning application to reinstate the Portobello Burgh Clock to the front of the former town hall (now Portobello Baptist Church) has been submitted.   18/10357/LBC     18_10357_LBC-_04__PROPOSED_ELEVATION-4111158.pdf 18_10357_LBC-_05__PROPOSED_SECTION-4111159.pdf 18_10357_LBC-_06__CLOCK_ELEVATIONS-4111160.pdf

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Planning appeal for residential development at ex George Cinema dismissed

Posted on: October 18th, 2018

The Planning Reporter has dismissed the appeal regarding the ex George Cinema on Bath Street, Portobello.   ·         LBA-230-2137 – Retention Of Facade Of Former Cinema And Erection Of A Resdential Building Of 20 Flats ·         PPA-230-2226 – Retention Of Principal Facade Of Former Cinema And Erection Of A Residential Building Of 20 Flats Decision-notice-dated-18-October-2018_556447.pdf […]

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Portobello Sands – application for 13 residential units on Portobello Prom 18/01368/FUL

Posted on: April 5th, 2018

18/01368/FUL | Application for 13 residential units and associated development. | Site 30 Metres North Of 18 Pipe Lane Edinburgh   View plans and make representations on the City of Edinburgh Council Planning Portal: ·         https://citydev-portal.edinburgh.gov.uk/idoxpa-web/applicationDetails.do?activeTab=summary&keyVal=P6CGCIEWGX300 ·         Application ref: 18/01368/FUL Design-Statement-compressed.pdf

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Conversion of St James Church to 4 houses

Posted on: March 20th, 2018

18/00866/FUL & 18/00864/LBC: Change of use and conversion of church to 4 dwellings; at St James Church, 2A Rosefield Place, Edinburgh, EH15 1AZ Design & access statement. Planning Portal.

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George Demolition Refused

Posted on: February 21st, 2018

A request for permission to demolish the former George Cinema and Bingo Hall at 14 Bath St, Portobello, has been refused by City of Edinburgh Council Development Management Committee. At a hearing in the City Chambers on Wednesday, 21 February, the committee agreed unanimously that the application for partial demolition of the building to make way for 20 flats be […]

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