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.
A full area profile of the partnership area can be
found under Links and Downloads.
Read the Local Community Plan 2011-14 here.
Read the last Lothian &
Borders Police Newsletter
Portobello Beach has been
recommended by the Marine Conservation Society in its Good
Beach Guide - read more here.
Keep up to date with Craigmillar's
regeneration - read the newsletter here.
Find out about the proposed residential development at Edmostone Estate here
The Council's new East Neighbourhood Centre, and
Craigmillar Library, is now open for
business at 101 Niddrie Mains
Need some help with computing? Learn about IT
at our classes, ask at the library.
We will commission a memorial sculpture of Helen
Crummy, inspiration behind the Craigmillar Festival
Society, to be installed outside the Centre. See the
brief here - the selection process is underway and the
final selection will be made at the end of May.
If you're young and
looking for stuff to do, please look here.
Kids at Castlebrae School can
get FREE mountain biking, archery, gorge walking, rock
climbing, abseiling, canoeing, overnight camping and BBQ
activities - throughout Spring and summer beginning this
Saturday 10am-3pm, meeting at Hunters Hall Co-op,
77 Niddrie House Drive, 657 0065. Contact Active
Schools Co-ordinator Alan.Reid@castlebrae.edin.sch.uk .
Combat Car Crime - see the advice from the Police
If you need debt advice or housing support,
contact East's Housing and Regeneration Team's Early
Expectant parents can get a FREE Ready
Steady Baby App! - read more here.
Follow east_team on twitter @east_team
and the libraries on Facebook