LCCC members

Here’s who we are and how to contact us:

Email secretary.lccc@leithcentralcc.co.uk
Post 28 Pilrig Street, Edinburgh EH6 5AJ
Twitter @leithcentralcc
Facebook fb.me/leithcentralcc


Office-bearers were elected to those roles at the AGM on 22 May 2017.
Chair Charlotte Encombe
Vice-chair Harald Tobermann
Secretary Sheila Kennedy
Treasurer Ian Mowat
Other elected members
All LCCC members (including office-bearers) were elected in October 2016, except Clara Boeker and John Wilkinson (co-opted on 17 September 2018), and Ian Mowat (co-opted 15 April 2019).
Clara Boeker Jack Caldwell
Jeremy Darot Alan Dudley
John Hein  

Pierre Forissier

Lorraine Moore Damian Sefton
Julian Siann John Wilkinson
Darius Garab resigned in January 2018 after moving out of LCCC’s area. Katherine Chisholm, Andrew Harlick and Gavin Rankin resigned in July 2018. Roberto Colasuonno resigned in January 2019.
Nominated groups (and their representatives)
Friends of Pilrig Park ccPilrigPark Friends of Montgomery Street Park
(Nick Gardner)
Associate and ex-officio members
Bruce Ryan
(minutes secretary, web-weaver)
Ben Macpherson MSP
Cllr Rob Munn
Cllr Amy Mcneese-Mechan
Deidre Brock MP
Cllr Susan Rae
Cllr Lewis Ritchie
(These cllrs represent Leith Walk ward.)

Members are usually elected every 3 or 4 years, but individuals who demonstrate a commitment or have a local knowledge or expertise can be co-opted between elections. If you would like to become a member then please contact us at contact@leithcentralcc.co.uk.

The Community Council is made up of local people who have the support of at least two of their neighbours and are willing to regularly attend the monthly meetings. If you would like to become a Community Council member, you can find more information here.

In addition local groups can be co-opted onto the council. The following groups are currently represented: Friends of Pilrig Park.

LCCC area map

This map shows the area covered by Leith Central Community Council. If your street is not inside the yellow area below then you need to find the community council that operates in your geographical area. Click here to see a list of Edinburgh community councils.


Click here to see all Edinburgh CC boundaries.