Portobello & Craigmillar Neighbourhood Partnership
Welcome to the Portobello &
Craigmillar Neighbourhood Partnership home page. We are
ideally placed, with a castle, the seaside and plenty of parks and
green space. We are keen to maintain and improve these
In these pages you can find out what the
Neighbourhood Partnership does and how you can get
involved. There are links to the Partnership's priorities and
the community plan. If you feel we've missed anything, or if
you can't find out what you want to know, please contact
us and we'll do our best to help you. The
convenor is Councillor Mike
There is a new Craigmillar Community
Council - the inaugural meeting will be on
21 February at 7.30 in the White
Over 80 stakeholders attended a Help Shape the Future -
Development of North East Locality Improvement Plan on 17
November at Meadowbank, to help determine the Locality's priorities
for the next 5 years. See the slide presentation here .
Fill in the survey and tell us what you want here .
Nourish, Edinburgh Sustainable Development Partnership
invite you to a week long Free Exhibition
- Community Planning for People &
Help set the environmental priorities for your Edinburgh Locality
Improvement Plan 2017 from 9am - 5pm Mon 27 Feb to Fri 3
March 2017 in the East Neighbourhood Centre. Read more here
Housing and employment advice event: Benefit Cap
Want to know more about the benefit cap and how it
might affect your benefit payments. Drop in to one of our advice
events the Council has organised with DWP;
East Neighbourhood Centre, 101
Niddrie Mains Road, on Thursday 23 February
2017 between 10am and
There will be major disruption around Milton Road
East from 9 January till the end of
March due to gas mains replacement works -
read SGN's information leaflet here .
Edinburgh is introducing a 20 mph speed
limit, affecting East Edinburgh in Februray 2017- find out
If you live in Bingham or Magdalene this will
be interesting reading from the Chronicle
Macmillan @ Edinburgh Libraries is looking for
volunteers to help support people affected by cancer. If you would
like more information on volunteering at Craigmillar
Library please read the Volunteer Informatiom form here, and the Application Form here. Phone 242
8022 or contact Macmillan.Libraries@edinburgh.gov.uk
Get involved in the Chronicle Online, an
exciting new local website, read more here .
And read about Craigmillar Books for Babies'
first Storyteller in Residence here.
Congratulations to Cre8te, awarded not one but
TWO Social Enterprise Awards - read more here, and here .
Read Craigmillar Books for Babies winter Newsletter here - and see where the nearest Nurseries and Parent and Toddler groups