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Wednesday, 16 June 2021

DRAFT Agenda for Wed 23rd June +AGM


Marchmont & Sciennes

Community Council



Meeting on Wed 23 June 2021 at 7:30pm (including AGM)

Meeting will be held via JITSI Meet


For JITSI Meet details, see the end of the Agenda




 1             Sederunt and apologies

 2            Draft Minutes of last meeting, 26th May 2021, actions and matters arising (not otherwise on Agenda)

 3             Police Report

 4             Special item: Saroj Lal's life and legacy in South Edinburgh – intro by Vineet Lal

 5             Meadows & Bruntsfield Links:

                                Including FOMBL report

 6            City Councillor report on topical local issues



Items for AGM


A1          Approve Note of last year's AGM

A2        Matters arising from the AGM minutes

A3        Annual Report - Chair  (Brian Gilmore)

A4        Annual Report - Secretary  () 

A5        Annual Report and presentation of audited accounts - Treasurer (Alison Service) 

A6        Co-option of members 

A7        Election of Officers

A8        Date of next AGM 

A9        Ordinary meeting dates for 2021-2022

            Proposed: 4th Wed of each month except no meeting in July, August or December

A10      AOCB 


Items for discussion

 7             Sick Kids site: update

 8             Astley Ainslie Hospital Redevelopment: update

 9             Planning applications

                                Any significant?


For info:

10           Treasurer's report

11           Meetings attended


12           AOCB

14           Date of next meeting: Wednesday 22 September 2021


All who live or work locally are welcome to attend

MSCC is online at:


JITSI Meet Details


For those of you using a PC (or similar), you can join straight from an Internet Browser. As far as I can establish, those on smart phones will need to download the app. After you have downloaded it, it is then easier to join etc.


This room exists from now, so you can test it out when you like and please contact me if you can’t get it working.


The Room link:


The name of the ‘Room’ is MSCCVirtualMeeting  (it is CASE sensitive)