This blog is where you will find community council information, including meeting times, minutes and agenda. Do please comment on postings.

Wednesday, 24 November 2010

Concert on Friday 26 Nov at 7pm: Edinburgh Revelation Rock-Gospel Choir

The Edinburgh Revelation Rock-Gospel Choir are organising a fundraising concert on Friday at 7pm in the Teviot Debating Hall of the Edinburgh University Students Association on Bristo Square. It is open to all.  All funds raised will go to the Bethancy Christian Trust.

Saturday, 20 November 2010

Changes to Garden Waste pick-up dates

The garden waste recycling service will move to new pick-up dates from December.  Garden waste wheelie bins will be collected every 4 weeks during December, January and February.

You can find out when your garden waste will be picked up by:
·        entering your post code at
·        e-mailing
·        telephoning 0131 529 3030.

For those with real Christmas trees to recycle, please cut your tree into 5 feet lengths and place it beside your garden waste bin on your January pick up date

Sunday, 14 November 2010

Help please!

UPDATE, 1 Dec: Sadly this event has been cancelled

Helpers are required for the Christmas Tree lighting on December 4th.  

We need people to steward, shepherd and look after the crowd, make mulled wine and distribute songsheets.  

If you'd be able to help please could you get in touch by e-mail.

Wednesday, 3 November 2010

Agenda: meeting of Community Council on We 10 Nov 2010 at 7:30pm

The next meeting of the Community Council will be held on Wednesday 10th November at 7.30pm in St Catherine’s Argyle Church Community Hall, Grange Road

Please note that the Energy Efficiency talk has been postponed until 2011

1. Minutes of the meeting of October 13th and matters arising (Update - 14 Nov: now corrected)

2. Police Report : oral report & questions

3. 20 mph zone consultation (report)

4. Sub Groups
    a. Planning Group (Sarah Sandow)
    b. HMOs Group (Ann Laird) Report from 20th October meeting
    c. Parking Group (Susie Agnew) (report)
    d. Christmas Lights and Carol Event (report)

5. External Meetings reports
     a. Meeting membership
     b. Neighbourhood partnership meeting (report)
     c. Neighbourhood partnership student meeting (report)

6. Any other business:
     a. Ideas for next meetings.
     b. The future of our Neighbourhood partnership

reports available on blog in advance will include any recommendations that the CC will discuss and agree;

All who live or work or are active in the area are welcome.

update: 15 Nov, report on NP meeting added