Latest Public Notices

Brunstane Road Briefing Note

Posted on: December 9th, 2019

Dear All   Quite a few people have asked for a briefing on Brunstane Road, so here it is attached.   Kind regards   Maureen     Councillor Maureen Child Labour Councillor Portobello/Craigmillar Ward Office: 0131 529 3268 Mobile: 07718 666 481 Facebook Page: Maureen Child Standing Up for Portobello/Craigmillar Twitter: @MaureenChild1 Brunstane-Road-Briefing-Note.pdf

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Maureen Child Update 6 December 2019

Posted on: December 6th, 2019

Dear All   There was good double-page spread in the Edinburgh Evening News last Friday about our winning Portobello nomination from the Academy of Urbanism.  Click here: https://www.edinburghnews.scotsman.com/news/people/10-reasons-why-portobello-great-place-live-after-being-named-best-neighbourhood-uk-and-ireland-1327920.  And a great Porty Podcast followed last Saturday. Listen here: https://www.buzzsprout.com/71622/2189345.    Here’s a great blog about front-line experience running a voluntary organisation which will strike a […]

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Reverse Advent – foodbank donations

Posted on: December 6th, 2019

The Portobello Baptist Church cafe is open Thursday evenings 6:30 – 8:30pm for food bank donations. “Many people in our city are in need all year round but especially at this time of year. We have partnered with Edinburgh City Mission to collect food which will be distributed through their Basics Banks around the city […]

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Update on Portobello Town Hall; Dec 2019

Posted on: December 3rd, 2019

Members of Portobello Community Council met with officers from the City of Edinburgh Council’s Property and Facilities Management team, ward councillors, Action Porty, Portobello Amenity Society and Northfield Willowbrae Community Council last Thursday. Jointly, we have the following update on the conditional of the town hall and next steps: Portobello Town Hall closed on 1 […]

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Maureen Child Update 29 November 2019

Posted on: November 29th, 2019

Dear All   As you may know, Portobello won in the the Academy of Urbanism (AoU) “Great Neighbourhood” category this year.  Frazer NcNaughton, Daisy Narayanan and I went to London to learn from all the other nominations, in this and other categories, and were delighted that Portobello was announced one of the Winners.  A big […]

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Portobello Policing – What are your Priorities?

Posted on: November 28th, 2019

Your police Closes 31 Dec 2019 Opened 12 Nov 2019 Contact 0131 3113710 strategicplanningdevelopment@scotland.pnn.police.uk Overview Local policing is central to Police Scotland. We would like to know what issues you think we should prioritise, nationally and in your local area, as well as the best methods for communicating with you. Your views are important to […]

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