This is a good opportunity to see the results of the 2011 Census for Leith and discuss what this tells us about the Leith of today.  Everyone welcome. 

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Information and discussion

Thursday 3 April 2014, 7.00 pm –8.45 pm,

Parkside Primary School

(Bun-sgoil Taobh na Pairce)

139B Bonnington Road, Edinburgh, EH6 5NQ


An opportunity for all to contribute. All welcome.

Come early for a Tour of the School at 6.15 pm

and refreshments from 6.45pm

Organised by the Leith Neighbourhood Partnership

Further information from Loraine Duckworth, 0131 529 6194 loraine.duckworth@edinburgh.gov.uk

How to start a petition to Edinburgh Council – Event 25th March 2014 1.30pm

Do you have any burning issues with Edinburgh Council that you’d like to see resolved?

Feel that others would agree with you?

In this case you might want to start a petition and Edinburgh Council are holding an event that will explain how to go about it:


Petitioning the City of Edinburgh Council

Tuesday 25th March 2014              1.30 – 3.00pm 

Venue:  Drumbrae Library, 81 Drum Brae Drive, Edinburgh EH4 7EG


This session looks at how to raise important community issues by using the Petition System, within the City of Edinburgh Council, and how the system operates in practice.  A Committee Officer from the Council will explain the process and answer your questions.   Suitable both for members of community groups, including community councils, and for individuals in the community.


THERE IS NO FEE FOR THIS SESSION – THEY ARE ALL FREE OF CHARGE but places are limited so you do need to register, by contacting:


Cath Tansey            Tel. 0131 458 5095 / e mail  cath.tansey@ea.edin.sch.uk     or


Lawrence Arscott    Tel. 0131 334 9311 / e mail   lawrence.arscott@ea.edin.sch.uk


Please let us know if you have any particular access or other requirements.