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Edinburgh Rugby planning application for Murrayfield back pitches

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Artists impression of Edinburgh Rugby's plans for Murrayfield back pitches

Edinburgh Rugby (the professional club) have submitted a planning application for a 7,800 capacity stadium on Murrayfield's back pitches.

The relationship between this development and the ejection of Murrayfield Wanderers (the non-professional club) from Murrayfield is unclear.  Murrayfield Wanderers are controversially interested in relocating to Roseburn Park.

https://www.scotsman.com/sport/rugby-union/planning-bid-launched-for-new-edinburgh-rugby-stadium-at-murrayfield-1-4747664

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-edinburgh-east-fife-44318725

Harmony or Heartbreak planning event 17 May

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Flier for planning hotels event

Edinburgh Active Citizenship Group are holding an event:

Planning - Homes, Hotels & Holiday Lets - Harmony or Heartbreak?

Thursday 17th May 19:00 – 21:00

St. Bride's Centre, 10 Orwell Terrace, EH11 2DZ Edinburgh, United Kingdom


Speakers:

Janet Dick - Activist

Clare Symonds - Planning Democracy

Andy Wightman - Author and Activist

Chair:

Tahl Kaminer - Edinburgh Old Town Development Trust

Come along and join the discussion - we'll be asking:

  • What kind of cities

Roseburn-Haymarket cycleway traffic orders consultation

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Snapshot of CCWEL Project Update leaflet

Edinburgh City Council's Stakeholder Liaison Officer writes as follows, and the latest update (Edition 10) can be downloaded here:

"The statutory consultation for the Traffic Regulation Order (TRO) and Redetermination Order (RSO) opened today and will remain open for four weeks (closing Friday 18 May). During this time you can view the designs online here: http://www.edinburgh.gov.uk/info/20016/roads_travel_and_parking/263/view_or_comment_on_traffic_orders .

You can comment on, object to, or support, the proposed changes by emailing trafficorders@edinburgh.gov.uk

Please ensure you include:

Closure of path beneath Queensferry Road from 9 April

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Roseburn path beneath Queensferry Road

The Roseburn Path will be closed at the point where it passes under Queensferry Road, and large diversions for cyclists and pedestrians are envisaged.  The engineers say:

"Further to previous communications regarding the construction works which are currently underway on the North Edinburgh Path Network, please note details below regarding forthcoming work on the Roseburn Path.

As part of the drainage and surfacing improvements on the Roseburn Path at Queensferry Road a full path closure

Cycleway consultation - drop-in sessions

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Image of City Council consultation leaflet

Received from: Rurigdh McMeddes, Stakeholder Liaison Officer – City Centre West to East Link and Cycle Improvements

"I am just getting in touch to provide an update on the TRO [Traffic Regulation Order] procedures for Section 1 of the CCWEL project.

As you are likely aware Section 1 runs from Roseburn to Haymarket Train Station and we initiated the TRO procedure some weeks ago when we sent out designs to statutory consultees including Community Councils.