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
See photos from the recent CBBC
Awesome Authors Event in Craigmillar
Come to the Family Forest Festival at Sandy's Community
Centre on Friday 29 July from 12-3pm- read more
The redevelopment proposals for the site south of
Fishwives Causeway have now progressed to a stage
where BDW Trading Limited and Standard Life Assurance Limited
have submitted a Proposal of Application Notice for the
redevelopment of the site for residential use incorporating
The site location plan is here.
There will be two public exhibitions to
be held at Portobello Town Hall on these dates and times
Friday 29 July 2016 from 3pm to 7pm and
Saturday 30 July 2016 from 9am to 1pm.
Go along and have your say.
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 Quality - read
more 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
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.