(The following information was sent my Loraine Duckworth, of Edinburgh Council.) Continue reading
(with apologies for the short notice but we’ve only just been told about this)
Victoria Primary School parents’ council has organised a hustings on Monday 24th April with the candidates for Forth and Leith wards, to discuss the future of the school and wider community issues.
While everyone is welcome to attend, an idea of numbers would help if possible but realise this is short notice.
The hustings itself finishes at 9, and we will be following it up with a chat with parents about the parent council.
Monday 24th April, from 7pm, Newhaven Church, Craighall Road
Refreshments and crêche will be provided
- Ask local candidates about the relocation of Victoria Primary school, new school plans and interim arrangements (19.00-20.10)
- Put your questions about the old school building and wider community issues (20.10-21.00)
- Chat with Parent Council members (21.00-21.30)
For further information, please visit: www.facebook.com/VictoriaPrimarySchoolParents
RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org or 07952 969 253
(adapted from an email from Leith Lives)
- Tuesday, February 21, 2017
- 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM
- People Know How Community Space, Top Floor, Ocean Terminal, Leith EH6 6JJ, Edinburgh
(Click the address to open a map in a new window.)
Find out more about how you can participate in Leith Lives, and how it can be used to promote the work of organisations based in Leith or working in Leith.
Hear more about some of the projects currently in progress in Leith.
(Adapted from an email from SESplan)
SESplan, the Strategic Development Planning Authority for South East Scotland, has prepared a new Proposed Strategic Development Plan. The Proposed Strategic Development Plan sets out a vision, broad development patterns and levels of growth for the city region over a 20 year period from 2018.
It is intended that the plan will replace the current Strategic Development Plan in 2018 and will inform the next set of Local Development Plans in the future. The Proposed Strategic Development Plan is based on the options in, and responses to, the 2015 Main Issues Report.
The Proposed Strategic Development Plan, the Environmental Report and other supporting documents are available to view on the SESplan website: www.sesplan.gov.uk
The formal period of representations on the Proposed Strategic Development Plan will start on 13 October and run until 5pm on Thursday 24 November 2016. During this period anyone will be able to submit representations using the SESplan Consultation Portal: Continue reading
The next Leith Neighbourhood Partnership Meeting will be at 6.30 pm on 29 August 2016 at the Fort Youth and Community Centre.
The theme is Young Leithers and there will be lots of information about services for young people in the area, so young people are particularly welcome. Also, as the City of Edinburgh Council moves into four Locality Areas, there is an opportunity to meet the newly appointed Housing and Regeneration Manager and Community Safety Manager for the North East Locality. Continue reading
(adapted from a post on Tower Wharf Residents’ Association‘s website)
Scotland’s leading Volunteer Recruitment Fair is on Wednesday, 21st September 2016!
Volunteer Edinburgh and over 50 voluntary organisations will join together on Wednesday, 21st September 2016 between 11.00am and 7.00pm at St Paul’s and St George’s Church on York Place to host Scotland’s leading Volunteer Recruitment Fair. Continue reading