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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 […]

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Proposed advertising boards adjacent to Sir Harry Lauder / railway tunnel – Update On Appeal

Posted on: August 11th, 2021

UPDATE 2: There has now been an appeal for the hoarding North West of 1 Southfield Place For original planning application please see http://www.portobellocc.org/pccpn/2021/04/15/proposed-advertising-boards-adjacent-to-larry-lauder-railway-tunnel/

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Supporting Local Communities Fund

Posted on: August 9th, 2021

The Scottish Government is currently accepting applications for a share of £10m to support local communities. To read further information and make an application please see https://www.gov.scot/news/supporting-local-communities-1/  

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Consultation on Controlled Parking Zone in Portobello

Posted on: August 9th, 2021

The City of Edinburgh Council are running a consultation on a proposed Controlled Parking Zone in the Portobello area. Please follow the link to give your views https://consultprojectcentre.co.uk/parkingph4

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Brighton Place Sett Reconstruction – bus diversions

Posted on: May 5th, 2018

Following the recent update on the programme to replace setts on Brighton Place Portobello Community Council have further information on the proposed bus diversion routes. These will see Portobello High Street without the service of the 21, 42 and 49 routes. The 69 route, which is intended to get people to Portobello High Street and […]

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New Year Gas Works Milton Road East and Promenade – Road Closures, Parking Suspensions and Diversions

Posted on: December 9th, 2016

Scottish Gas Networks will be starting work in Milton Road East and the Promenade from Monday, 9 January for up to 15 weeks. The work involves the replacement of old, metal gas mains with new plastic pipe to ensure a continued safe and reliable gas supply. Milton Road East will be closed to eastbound traffic […]

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Bouncy Castle – Your Feedback

Posted on: April 2nd, 2016

The Bouncy Castle in Straiton Place Park was granted permission by the Council to operate from 23 March to 30 April 2016.  The operator is now looking to trade on a month to month rolling lease basis. The Parks Department has asked the Community Council for any comments on the proposal so we’re keen to hear […]

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Street Lighting Changes – Spotted Any Problems?

Posted on: April 29th, 2015

City of Edinburgh Council is undertaking a city-wide exercise to replace obsolete lanterns, reduce energy consumption and mitigate rises in energy costs and carbon footprint meaning a switch away from the traditional orange lamps to a new white light. The street lighting section has been installing new white light bulbs in some streets in and […]

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Portobello Sandcastle Competition 2015 – Photos

Posted on: August 29th, 2013
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