The applications are now in, and we are getting ready for voting!
You can come along on Saturday 3rd March (voting 12.00 noon – 3.00 p.m.) to the Leith Community Centre, Kirkgate, and vote in person. This is much the best way to vote because it will be sociable and really good fun! You can meet the applicants, hear / chat informally about all the great projects on offer, and then cast your votes for your favourites. We have free food and refreshments, and face-painting, glitter tattoos and balloon modelling, so that all the family can enjoy the day out. And if you come along and vote in person, you also get a bonus online vote.
From 3rd March, for a week, you can vote online.
You need a unique Voter ID number in order to log in and vote. You can get a card with a voter ID number from the Leith Library, the MacDonald Road Library, or from any of the £eith Chooses team (who will be out and about all week in various locations and also at Voter Support Sessions, see below).
Week beginning 5th March 2018, voter support sessions will be held as follows:
Mondays: Leith Library, Ferry Road, 12-2 pm and 5-7 pm
Tuesdays; McDonald Road Library, 12-2 pm and 5-7 pm
Wednesdays; Leith Community Centre, 12-2 pm (Persevere Room) and 5-7 pm (Cafe)
Thursdays: The Hub, Restalrig Road, 12-2 pm only.
Friday and Weekend – out and about around Leith (details later)
For further information: http://www.leithchooses.net
£eith Chooses now has a fully populated website, with
Check it out – and build your winning project!
Click to download: 2017_11_28 agenda
S1 Developments Ltd is holding a public event on their proposal for a residential development in Leith Harbour. This will be at ground floor rotunda area, Ocean Terminal, on 31 October, from noon to 7pm.
Click the thumbnail below to see further information.
S1 Developments have also kindly sent us the slides for their presentation at LHNCC’s October meeting. Click the thumbnail to see the slides. A commentary on the presentation will be in LHNCC’s forthcoming October minutes.
public event information
(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: email@example.com or 07952 969 253