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Noticeboard granted

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Helen Barbour and Anna Rowell in front of Murrayfield CC noticeboard on Old Colt Bridge.

A successful Murrayfield CC grant application to the West Neighbourhood Partnership will help fund an upgrade to the Roseburn noticeboard as part of the Roseburn / Old Colt Bridge initiative that is one of the spin-offs from the CCWEL project.  Here's Secretary Helen Barbour and Anna Rowell by the current noticeboard.

Graffiti everywhere?

Community Council News
A collage of local graffiti

Graffiti was discussed at the meeting of 9 January 2018.  Many members of the public have complained about it and some have actively removed graffiti in the absence of action by the City Council, who are typically concerned with whether the nature of the graffiti is 'offensive'.  The Community Council is bidding for a graffiti removal kit from the West Neighbourhood Partnership. 

Any thoughts on where in the area the problem is particularly bad?

1000 bulbs planted

Community Council News
Woman and girl planting bulbs
Group photo of six people who were planting bulbs

Friends of Roseburn Park planted 1000 bulbs at the northeast (Roseburn Place) entrance to Roseburn Park.  Bulbs and tools were provided by the City Council and there was a good turn out to plant at a rate of about 500 per hour.  Here's Mandy and Caroline getting stuck in and picking up some JASS time, and the last planters standing.