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
Over 80 stakeholders attended a Help Shape the Future -
Development of North East Locality's 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 .
There will be major disruption around Milton Road
East from 9 January till the end of
March next year due to gas mains replacement
works - read SGN's information leaflet here .
Find out more about Shared Vision Your Decision - an Edinburgh
based project which enables local people to decide how public money
is spent in eradicating Islamophobia and associated prejudice
Edinburgh is introducing a 20 mph speed
limit, affecting East Edinburgh in Februray 2017- find out
Around 300 people attended You Decide!
2016 on Saturday 14 May in
Portobello Town Hall to vote on who should receive
a Community Grant. You can see the results here.
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