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
Be ready for severe weather this winter, read
the Council's advice pages here . And read the
Fire Service advice on how to stay safe this winter here . If you'd
like to help out and be Volunteer Snow Warden
please call Graham on 529 6374 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
A brand new park will be built on part of the
site currently occupied by Portobello High School and St John's
Primary School, after the new St John's Primary School is built.
The Council has commissioned Edinburgh & Lothians
Greenspace Trust to carry out the consutation. Following
this consultation, the Trust has developed three
options for further public consultation.
Study the plans of - Option A here, and images to illustrate it here;
Option B here, and images to illustrate it here;
Option C here, and images to illustrate it here.
You can vote for your favourite option in the libraries during
February. And you can vote for its name there too - either
St John's Park or Treverlen Park.
More information is on the
ELGT website here.
Read about the Temporary Greening Project which
will take place on the site reserved for Craigmillar's new high
school as the works begins on the Town Centre redevelopment here .
Get involved in the Chronicle Online, an
exciting new local website, read more here
And read Castlebrae Community High
School's Winter Newsletter here.
Congratulations to Cre8te, awarded not one but
TWO Social Enterprise Awards - read more here, and here . Read Cre8te's Christmas
You Decide! Result
Over 490 people voted in the You Decide! process, and the
17 projects with the highest scores won their funding - the
results can be found in this table
Read our new
Local Community Plan here .
Read Craigmillar Books for Babies latest
Newsletter here - and check where your nearest mother and baby toddler group is here.