• Portobello Community Council
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  • Portobello
  • EH15 1AU

Maureen Child End of Update – 11 March 2022

Posted on: March 11th, 2022

Dear All   The emails I have been sending out for more than 15 years (I think) have been greatly appreciated.  A lot of you say so and over 500 actually signed up!  However – I am going to stop right now.    The main reason is that this week, I had my ability to […]

Maureen Child Update 4 March 2022

Posted on: March 4th, 2022

Dear All   Remember Portobello Market is at Brighton Park tomorrow Saturday 9.30am to 1.30pm.  See you there? https://www.pedal-porty.org.uk/food/portobello-market/. Portobello Apple Juice will be on sale and – I hope – copies of a new bigger better edition of Jim Hurford’s book of limericks 400 limericks and illustrated by local artists.   Two changes around […]

PCC January 2022 Meeting Minutes 389 AGREED

Posted on: March 2nd, 2022


PCC November 2022 Meeting Minutes 388 AGREED

Posted on: March 2nd, 2022


Pavement Parking – Scottish Government Consultation

Posted on: March 1st, 2022

The Scottish Government are keen to get thoughts on Pavement Parking Regulations prior to their implementation. Views can be added until 11th March Please see  consult.gov.scot/transport-scotland/scotlands-pavement-parking-prohibitions/

Maureen Child Update 26 February 2022

Posted on: February 26th, 2022

Dear All   All are welcome to join Keep Porty Tidy (KPT) tomorrow, Sunday, for a group litter pick! Meeting at 10.30am at the KPT kit shed (just beside the Pipe Lane public toilets on the Prom). The team will focus efforts along the Figgate Burn at the Tumble’s car park, Bridge Street car park […]

Portobello Community Council Meeting Agenda 390 February 2022

Posted on: February 21st, 2022

The 390th meeting of Portobello Community Council will be held on Monday 28th February 2022 at 7:30 pm via Microsoft Teams    https://teams.microsoft.com/l/meetup-join/19%3ameeting_YmM4MDI3N2EtM2QxYS00OGYwLWJkOWMtZDYxY2VlZTA1MWY3%40thread.v2/0?context=%7b%22Tid%22%3a%2216f90125-bd56-4f6a-867b-2bed3568ee8c%22%2c%22Oid%22%3a%22347e3888-eeab-4f24-9ef1-3f7b353038b5%22%7d   Or   https://bit.ly/PCC390th   Please note that you do not need Teams Installed as this link will give you the option to attend via your browser. You will be placed in […]

Maureen Child Update 19 February 2022

Posted on: February 19th, 2022

Dear All   The Spring widow of opportunity to sign up for the Council’s garden waste scheme opened again this week.  Permits cost £35 + Council for a fortnightly collection until 6 November 2022. To apply for a  permit or find out more click here: https://www.edinburgh.gov.uk/gardenwaste   For details of Keep Porty Tidy’s group litter […]

Maureen Child Update 11 February 2022

Posted on: February 11th, 2022

Dear All,   The absolute highlight for me this week was being part of the crowd of fabulous school partners at the launch of the beautiful skiff which Castlebrae pupils have built together over the last six years.  Everyone who visited our brilliant Craigmillar school in that time had to see the skiff, hear about […]

Proposed 5G telecoms mast, 69 Portobello High Street

Posted on: February 9th, 2022

22/00124/FUL, Proposed 5G telecoms installation comprising streetpole and 3x cabinets with ancillary works, 17 Metres East Of 69 Portobello High Street Edinburgh Comments by 25 Feb. 22_00124_FUL-SITE_SPECIFIC_SUPPLEMENTARY_INFORMATION_AND_PLANNING_JUSTIFICATION_STATEMENT-5265952.pdf 22_00124_FUL-04__PROPOSED_SITE_PLAN-5274669.pdf 22_00124_FUL-05__PROPOSED_SITE_ELEVATION-5274668.pdf