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Portobello Community Council Meeting 382 April 2021 Agenda

Posted on: April 19th, 2021


Proposed advertising boards adjacent to Sir Harry Lauder / railway tunnel

Posted on: April 15th, 2021

UPDATE: both applications were refused. The following planning applications have been made, and representations can be made until 19 April: 21/01670/ADV: Advertisement of the following types: Hoarding. At Advertising Hoarding At North End Of Brighton Place 21/01697/ADV: Advertisement of the following types: Hoarding. At Advertisement Hoarding North West Of 1 Southfield Place Note that the […]

Scottish Parliament Election Hustings 2021

Posted on: April 13th, 2021

Portobello Community Council is arranging a hustings for the May 2021 Scottish Parliament elections where we shall have the candidates for Edinburgh Eastern. Bill Cook – Labour Ash Denham – SNP Graham Hutchison – Conservative and Unionist Party Jill Reilly – Liberal Democrats Due to current Covid restrictions this will be held online on Wednesday […]

Portobello Community Council DRAFT minutes March 2021 381

Posted on: April 8th, 2021


Letter regarding toilet provision in Portobello

Posted on: April 6th, 2021


Maureen Child Update 2 April 2021

Posted on: April 2nd, 2021

Dear All   This week I have thoroughly enjoyed reading Jim Hurford’s self-published book on Life and other distractions around Portobello present and past in two hundred limericks with illustrations by Porty artists.  As Roz Preston says on the back “…they weave together philosophy, gardening, human nature, sea slugs and twockers”. Sasha Udell says: “the […]

Portobello Community Council AGREED Minutes February 2021 380

Posted on: March 30th, 2021


Questions Regarding the Civic license application for a Sauna on the Prom – Now with answers

Posted on: March 30th, 2021

At the Portobello Community Council meeting on 29th March it was agreed that we would collate any questions from the public about the licence application for a mobile sauna at the bottom of James Street to pass on to the proposer. For background see: www.portobellocc.org/pccpn/2021/03/22/civic-new-licence-notice-447316-mobile-wood-fired-sauna/ If you have any questions for the proposer please submit […]

Portobello Town Hall – consultation results

Posted on: March 29th, 2021

In February Portobello Community Council ran a short consultation to ascertain feelings toward two proposals for bringing Portobello Town Hall back into use. The consultation attracted a reasonably limited number of responses – 143. A brief summary follows, along with full anonymised results attached. Peter Schaufuss People who commented in favour of this proposal are […]

Maureen Child Update 26 March 2021

Posted on: March 26th, 2021

Dear All    Councillors been through an IT migration this week, which is always a traumatic experience but it went OK, so I am up and running again and no contacts or key files lost.  I think.  But I now can’t get Pages.  And Word doesn’t seem to let me harvest and the copy links to […]