(adapted from an email from Leith Neighbourhood Partnership)
Alcohol in Leith
In 2014, local people said that alcohol was a factor in some of the issues which needed to be prioritised. Those views are supported by statistical information which tells us that alcohol impacts on the Leith Neighbourhood Partnership area in a number of ways.
The City of Edinburgh’s Licensing Board regularly produce a statement on how they will carry out licensing in the city and the Partnership is asked to say how it would like this done in Leith. The Partnership would like to be sure that what it says is the correct view of local people. So it would like to know more about local people’s experience and views on alcohol. Continue reading
Scottish Fire and Rescue Service is offering training on CPR. Sessions last approximately an hour with one session available at Tollcross (Sundays 11am) and one available at Liberton (Weds 4pm) each month.
Requests to attend should be emailed directly to Jonathon Miller, Station Manager, Response and Resilience, Edinburgh South Central, Scottish Fire and Rescue Service, via firstname.lastname@example.org
A couple of last minute places have become available on this free training course that starts on 9 Feb.
Anyone that lives or is active in the Old Town (inc Dumbiedykes) or Leith is eligible to take part.
This lively and enjoyable course will have lots of opportunities to share experiences and learn from each other. Click the thumbnail for more information.
To sign up for the information session, or to ask any questions, please call Jackie Mearns, CLD Worker, on 0131 554 4750 or email email@example.com
There will be a fireworks display in Leith Docks near to Britannia on 27 February 2016 at 10:15pm, lasting approx 3 minutes. Look after your pets!
This webinar, on Jan 27, 2016 at 10:30, may be of interest to community councillors. A webinar is an online seminar, and this one is free attend, but you have to have a phone line and a computer with internet connection to be able to follow the webinar. You can read more about Link Up here: http://www.inspiringscotland.org.uk/our-funds/link-up
The webinar is intended for council officers, but anyone with an interest may sign up. Continue reading
(adapted from an email from leith Neighbourhood partnership)
Nominate your street for a Safety Surgery in 2016
Come along to McDonald Road Library on Monday, 23 November 2015. Refreshments from 6.30 pm with meeting at 7.00 pm. There will be an opportunity to talk with officers if you have any safety or anti-social behaviour concerns in your street.
Loraine Duckworth | Partnership Development Officer | Leith Neighbourhood Partnership | Services for Communities | City Centre Leith Team| 329 High Street| Edinburgh | phone: 0131 529 7403 | Mobile: 07739188437