Portobello & Craigmillar Neighbourhood Partnership

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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 attractions.

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 Bridgman.  

See photos from the recent CBBC Awesome Authors Event in Craigmillar Library.

Edinburgh is introducing a 20 mph speed limit, starting in the City Centre and rural West Edinburgh - find out more here .

The developers of the Royal Hospital for Sick Children invite local businesses to one of 3 capacity building workshops on Occupational Health and Safety, Environment/Sustainability, and Qualityread more here .                                                 

Read our high schools' summer newsletters, Castlebrae Community High School and Portobello High.

Interested in applying for a free beach cleaning kit from the Marine Conservation Society? Apply here

Come to the Edinburgh Southern Orienteering Club's Ultrasprint in Figgate Park on Sunday 4 September - read more details here.

Read about all that's happening at Bridgend Farmhouse in Bridgend Inspiring Growth's Annual Report here.

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 Online.

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

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 . And learn about the Community Planting Day here , with some photos here, here, here and here .

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  summer Newsletter here - and see what's on in their Summer Programme.

 

 

 

 

Your local contacts

  • Natalie McKail
    North East Localities Manager0131 529 7914
  • mary_dumbar.jpgMary Dunbar
    Partnership and Information Manager0131 529 4415

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You Decide! 2016

25 April, 2016

Read the results here

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